UNCITRAL & the Post-2015 Development Agenda: An Asia–Pacific Perspective

Guest lecture given by João Ribeiro, Regional Head of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law, at the 2015 UNCITRAL Australia Seminar, Canberra, 29 May 2015. Focusing on the importance of a level playing field in trade for all countries, that women must have opportunities and benefits from a just international trade system, International Trade Law and sustainable development go hand in hand to action justice and peace and equity, and that law makers globally are key players in the Post-2015 Development Agenda.