WTO members discuss contribution of Services Council to implementing MC12 outcomes

Following up on outcomes from the 12th Ministerial Conference (MC12) on the response to pandemics and WTO reform, WTO members agreed to organize information-sharing sessions and discussed two submissions from India on health services, among other things, at a meeting of the Council for Trade in Services on 9 March. On 10 March, members discussed the implementation of services commitments and issues related to financial services at separate meetings of the Committee on Specific Commitments and of the Committee on Trade in Financial Services respectively, two of the Council’s subsidiary bodies.