DDG Ellard calls on Arab ministers to intensify engagement ahead of MC12

Deputy Director-General Angela Ellard participated on 31 October in the Preparatory Meeting of the Arab Trade Ministers for MC12. Speaking on behalf of Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, she called on ministers to fully and proactively engage in the process to ensure a successful 12th Ministerial Conference (MC12). The full text of her remarks is below.