You are here

Partner Organization Projects

In order to get a better overall picture of how trade facilitation implementation assistance is being delivered globally by international organizations, this page allows you to search by specific country, implementing organization, project type and more. This information is also available by recipient country on the Contact Points page.

Information on implementation assistance provided by WTO Members is available here.

ANNEX D+ TFA IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT DURING COVID-19

Country Exact Date (with end date) Title Type Implementing Orgs View
  • Viet Nam
  • Niger
  • Mali
January 2018 to January 2021
Trade Facilitation Assistance in Vietnam, Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso
January 2018 to January 2021
Multi-year technical assistance project
  • Danish International Development Agency/International Tade Centre

Trade Facilitation Assistance in Vietnam, Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso

Project type
Multi-year technical assistance project
Exact Date (with end date)
January 2018 to January 2021
Description
Based on a country prioritisation assessment carried out by the Danish International Development Agency, ITC will provide technical assistance, funded by Denmark, to Vietnam, Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso to support them in the implementation of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement, with a particular focus on public/private sector TFA capacity-building and establishment/enhancement of Trade Facilitation Portals.
Country
Viet Nam, Niger, Mali, Burkina Faso
Contacts
  • Burkina Faso
January 2017 to February 2017
Advanced Course for Chairs of National TF Committees (French)
January 2017 to February 2017
Short-term training activity or other event
  • World Trade Organization
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • World Bank Group (WBG)
  • Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)
  • International Air Transport Association (IATA)
  • International Trade Centre (ITC)
  • Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF)
  • United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • WEF

Advanced Course for Chairs of National TF Committees (French)

Project type
Short-term training activity or other event
Exact Date (with end date)
January 2017 to February 2017
Description
This course aimed to build the capacity of committee chairs, help develop a network of contacts among chairs of national trade facilitation committees of different Members and a good working relationship with the organizations that will provide technical assistance to support their respective national committees.
Country
Burkina Faso
  • Burkina Faso
January 2014 to January 2018
WCO-INAMA Project
January 2014 to January 2018
Multi-year technical assistance project
  • United States of America (USA)
  • Sweden
  • Germany
  • CITIES

WCO-INAMA Project

Project type
Multi-year technical assistance project
Exact Date (with end date)
January 2014 to January 2018
Description
Training in advanced intelligence on CITES attended by delegates from Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Madagascar, Republic of Congo, Togo
Counterpart:
Customs Administration
Country
Burkina Faso
  • Burkina Faso
April 2016
Workshop on SAFE Framework and Revised Kyoto Convention
April 2016
Short-term training activity or other event
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • Japan

Workshop on SAFE Framework and Revised Kyoto Convention

Project type
Short-term training activity or other event
Exact Date (with end date)
April 2016
Counterpart:
Administration des douanes du Burkina Faso
Country
Burkina Faso
  • Burkina Faso
May 2014
Needs Assessment
May 2014
Other
  • World Trade Organization
  • Switzerland

Needs Assessment

Project type
Other
Exact Date (with end date)
May 2014
Description
WTO National Trade Facilitation Self-Assessment of Needs and Priorities
Country
Burkina Faso
  • Burkina Faso
October 2008
Needs Assessment
October 2008
Other
  • World Trade Organization
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
  • Switzerland

Needs Assessment

Project type
Other
Exact Date (with end date)
October 2008
Description
WTO National Trade Facilitation Self-Assessment of Needs and Priorities
Country
Burkina Faso
  • Burkina Faso
July 2015 to August 2015
Atelier régional de formation
July 2015 to August 2015
Short-term training activity or other event
  • International Trade Centre (ITC)

Atelier régional de formation

Project type
Short-term training activity or other event
Exact Date (with end date)
July 2015 to August 2015
Description
d’information et de sensibilisation sur les bonnes pratiques en matière de facilitation des échanges
Counterpart:
UEMOA
Country
Burkina Faso
  • Burkina Faso
July 2014 to January 2015
Categorization Workshop
July 2014 to January 2015
Short-term training activity or other event
  • International Trade Centre (ITC)

Categorization Workshop

Project type
Short-term training activity or other event
Exact Date (with end date)
July 2014 to January 2015
Description
support for category C project proposals
Counterpart:
UEMOA
Country
Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
January 2015 - Ongoing
Burundi Investment Climate Project
January 2015 - Ongoing
Multi-year technical assistance project
  • World Bank Group (WBG)
  • GIZ WCO/Customs

Burundi Investment Climate Project

Project type
Multi-year technical assistance project
Exact Date (with end date)
January 2015 - Ongoing
Description
(inactive in FY19)
7.4 Risk Management
7.5 Post-Clearance Audit
7.7 Trade Facilitation Measures for Authorized Operators (with the WCO)
Counterpart:
Customs and border agencies, private sector
Country
Burundi
Contacts
  • William Gain Global Program Manager, Trade Facilitation & Border Management 1 202 458-8975 wgain@worldbank.org
  • Burundi
  • Kenya
  • Rwanda
July 2018 to July 2022
EU-EAC Market Access Upgrade Programme (MARKUP)
July 2018 to July 2022
Multi-year technical assistance project
  • EU/ITC
  • GIZ WCO/Customs
  • EAC Secretariat

EU-EAC Market Access Upgrade Programme (MARKUP)

Project type
Multi-year technical assistance project
Exact Date (with end date)
July 2018 to July 2022
Description
The EU-EAC MARKUP is a regional initiative focusing on increasing the participation of SMEs based in the East Africa Community (EAC) in intra-regional trade and the European market. On the trade facilitation side, the project aims at enhancing the capacity of trade support institutions (TSIs) to advocate for the removal of sectoral trade barriers in tea and coffee sectors, as well as improving access to trade facilitation and market information requirements by developing/enhancing Trade Facilitation Portals.
Country
Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda
Contacts
  • Burundi
January 2015 - Ongoing
Burundi Investment Climate Project
January 2015 - Ongoing
Multi-year technical assistance project
  • World Bank Group (WBG)
  • GIZ WCO/Customs

Burundi Investment Climate Project

Project type
Multi-year technical assistance project
Exact Date (with end date)
January 2015 - Ongoing
Description
(inactive in FY19)
7.4 Risk Management
7.5 Post-Clearance Audit
7.7 Trade Facilitation Measures for Authorized Operators (with the WCO)
Counterpart:
Customs and border agencies, private sector
Country
Burundi
Contacts
  • William Gain Global Program Manager, Trade Facilitation & Border Management 1 202 458-8975 wgain@worldbank.org
  • Burundi
  • Kenya
  • Rwanda
July 2018 to July 2022
EU-EAC Market Access Upgrade Programme (MARKUP)
July 2018 to July 2022
Multi-year technical assistance project
  • EU/ITC
  • GIZ WCO/Customs
  • EAC Secretariat

EU-EAC Market Access Upgrade Programme (MARKUP)

Project type
Multi-year technical assistance project
Exact Date (with end date)
July 2018 to July 2022
Description
The EU-EAC MARKUP is a regional initiative focusing on increasing the participation of SMEs based in the East Africa Community (EAC) in intra-regional trade and the European market. On the trade facilitation side, the project aims at enhancing the capacity of trade support institutions (TSIs) to advocate for the removal of sectoral trade barriers in tea and coffee sectors, as well as improving access to trade facilitation and market information requirements by developing/enhancing Trade Facilitation Portals.
Country
Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda
Contacts
  • Kenya
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda
March 2017
WCO – EAC CREATe Project – AWP2017 Component 2 – Compliance, Risk Management, Enforcement, Post Clearance Audit Activity 2.3.1 – To update the PCA Manual in EN
March 2017
Middle-term project
  • Sweden – Sida – CREATe II/Customs

WCO – EAC CREATe Project – AWP2017 Component 2 – Compliance, Risk Management, Enforcement, Post Clearance Audit Activity 2.3.1 – To update the PCA Manual in EN

Project type
Middle-term project
Exact Date (with end date)
March 2017
Description
To ensure that the Regional PCA function and activities provide the required support to ensure full implementation of the regional AEO programme by March 2018
Country
Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda
  • Burundi
  • Comoros
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
May 2017
Regional Workshop on Time Release Study
May 2017
Short-term training activity or other event
  • GIZ WCO/Customs

Regional Workshop on Time Release Study

Project type
Short-term training activity or other event
Exact Date (with end date)
May 2017
Description
To discuss on dissemination of TRS results of the various COMESA Member States and agreeing the way forward in designing the road map to address the bottlenecks to fast clearance of goods based on the outcomes of the regional TRS.
Country
Burundi, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Rwanda, Sudan, Eswatini, Kingdom of, Seychelles, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
  • Kenya
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda
September 2017
WCO – EAC CREATe Project – AWP2017 Component 2 – Compliance, Risk Mangement, Enforcement, Post Clearance Audit
September 2017
Middle-term project
  • Sweden – Sida – CREATe II/Customs

WCO – EAC CREATe Project – AWP2017 Component 2 – Compliance, Risk Mangement, Enforcement, Post Clearance Audit

Project type
Middle-term project
Exact Date (with end date)
September 2017
Description
To ensure that the Regional PCA function and activities provide the required support to ensure full implementation of the regional AEO programme by March 2018
Country
Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: EU Trade-Related Assistance - Advancing Afghan Trade (Phase II)
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2021 to December 2024
Contacts:
Implementing Orgs:
  • EU/ITC
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: EU Trade-Related Assistance - Advancing Afghan Trade
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
August 2016 to March 2020
Contacts:
Implementing Orgs:
  • EU/ITC
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: EU Trade-Related Assistance - Advancing Afghan Trade (Phase II)
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
April 2020 to March 2024
Contacts:
Implementing Orgs:
  • EU/ITC
Country:
Armenia, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Belarus, China, Georgia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Russian Federation, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
Title: WCO Regional Workshop on the Development of Transit Guidelines
Type:
Short-term training activity or other event
Date:
April 2017
Implementing Orgs:
  • Japan-CCF/Customs
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: EU Trade-Related Assistance - Advancing Afghan Trade
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2016 to January 2019
Contacts:
Implementing Orgs:
  • European Union/International Trade Centre
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: Implementing Trade Facilitation and the Sustainable Development Goals in Central Asia
Type:
Short-term training activity or other event
Date:
July 2017
Implementing Orgs:
  • United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
    • World Trade Organization
    • United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)
  • World Trade Organization
  • United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: HMRC-WCO-UNCTAD TFA Capacity Building Programme
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2015 to January 2018
Implementing Orgs:
  • DFID/ITC
    • World Customs Organization (WCO)
    • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: HMRC-WCO-UNCTAD TFA Capacity Building Programme
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2015 to January 2018
Implementing Orgs:
  • DFID/ITC
    • World Customs Organization (WCO)
    • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: HMRC-WCO-UNCTAD TFA Capacity Building Programme
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2015 to January 2018
Implementing Orgs:
  • DFID/ITC
    • World Customs Organization (WCO)
    • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: HMRC-WCO-UNCTAD TFA Capacity Building Programme
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2015 to January 2018
Implementing Orgs:
  • DFID/ITC
    • World Customs Organization (WCO)
    • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: HMRC-WCO-UNCTAD TFA Capacity Building Programme
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2015 to January 2018
Implementing Orgs:
  • DFID/ITC
    • World Customs Organization (WCO)
    • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: HMRC-WCO-UNCTAD TFA Capacity Building Programme
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2015 to January 2018
Implementing Orgs:
  • DFID/ITC
    • World Customs Organization (WCO)
    • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: HMRC-WCO-UNCTAD TFA Capacity Building Programme
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2015 to January 2018
Implementing Orgs:
  • DFID/ITC
    • World Customs Organization (WCO)
    • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: HMRC-WCO-UNCTAD TFA Capacity Building Programme
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2015 to January 2018
Implementing Orgs:
  • DFID/ITC
    • World Customs Organization (WCO)
    • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Country:
Afghanistan
Title: HMRC-WCO-UNCTAD TFA Capacity Building Programme
Type:
Multi-year technical assistance project
Date:
January 2015 to January 2018
Implementing Orgs:
  • DFID/ITC
    • World Customs Organization (WCO)
    • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
  • World Customs Organization (WCO)
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

Pages