Category Speeches

28th April 2021 – Bruegel – CHINA AND THE WTO: (HOW) CAN THEY LIVE TOGETHER?

What changes can be made to make China and the WTO more compatible with each other? At this event we presented “China and the WTO: Why Multilateralism Still Matters” (authored by Petros C. Mavroidis and André Sapir) and discussed China’s participation in the World Trade Organization, the conflicts it has caused, and how WTO reforms […]

IFPRI seminar 26 Apr 2021 – Evolving factors shaping trade in agriculture and food

Points made by Pascal Lamy Intro: July 2008: ag ssc rejection by the US was the straw that broke the DDA camelback 13 years later: ag nowhere to be seen in the WTO big agenda what happened? has trade in ag become irrelevant? have soldiers left the battleground?  no, none of these; as Jo Swinnen […]

Colloque 18.03.2021 Assemblée Nationale – “Europe Urgence, Europe Espoir”

Pascal Lamy a participé le jeudi 18 mars 2021 à un Colloque organisé par la Commission des Affaires européennes de l’Assemblée nationale en partenariat avec l’Institut Jacques Delors et la Fondation Robert Schuman. L’UNIVERSALITÉ DU MODÈLE EUROPÉEN APPARTIENT-ELLE AU PASSÉ ? Pour revoir le débat sur le site de l’assemblée nationale Présidente: Christine VERGER, vice-Présidente […]

La Chine : partenaire, concurrente ou adversaire ?

Inaugural Henry Gill Memorial Lecture by Mr. Pascal Lamy

The Shridath Ramphal Centre (Cave Hill, UWI) and the Institute of International Relations (St. Augustine, UWI) came together to host the inaugural Henry Gill Memorial Lecture on 17 March 2021 to celebrate the life and work of Henry S. Gill: Caribbean trade and international relations expert who was crucial in the successful negotiation of the […]

Statement by Pascal Lamy on Danone / Déclaration de Pascal Lamy sur Danone – 15.03.21

I am speaking on my own behalf, and also as the President of an Independent Committee with oversight of the governance of Danone as an ‘Entreprise a Mission’. With my colleagues, it is my charge to report to Danone’s shareholders on how the company fulfils its social and environmental mission, beyond its financial performance. And […]