Part of the larger Climate Strategies project: “Making the International Trading System Work for Climate Change”, the purpose of this workshop was to shed light on the many different types of fossil fuel subsidies at play; their diverse trade implications; and options for addressing such measures through the WTO and other trade agreements. The agenda is available for download.

This event was a timely opportunity to bring together practitioners and other experts to consider how and to what extent the international trade system can contribute to meeting the international community’s climate change objectives.

The event took place on May 22nd 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland. The workshop report is available for download. For further information, please email