The North-South Institute



Study Tour CATRTA-CIDA Project – Day 3

Apr 10 2013

By invitation only.


Round table: Labor, Trade and  Women

Ricarda McFalls, Chief, Multinational Enterprises Programme, International Labor Organization

Debra Robinson, Director, International Labour Affairs, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

Edgar Rodriguez, Senior Program Specialist, Supporting Inclusive Growth, International Development Research Centre

Moderator: Heather Gibb, Distinguished Research Associate, The North-South Institute


Round Table: Trade Promotion,  experiences and good practices


Brian Mitchell, Executive Director, Trade Facilitation Office

Brian Staples, Director, Trade Facilitation Services

Moderator: Paola Ortiz Loaiza, Project Coordinator, The North-South Institute


Networking Meeting and Sharing Session.

Co-hosted with the Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT), Ottawa Chapter at Bridgehead Roastery (130 Anderson Street, Ottawa) 17:30 to 19:00.


Alexandra Logvin, Co-President, OWIT-Ottawa

Pilar Arjona and Heinrich Stubbe, Owners of Stubbe Chocolates

Ian Clark, Director of Coffee, Bridgehead Coffee Company

Moderator: Kate Higgins, Senior Researcher, The North-South Institute