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RELEVANCE IN MISSION TO SUBSIDIES

High

Medium

Low

African Union (AU)

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM)

The Commonwealth of Nations1

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

Group of Twenty (G-20)

Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC)

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)2

Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA)

South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation (SPRFMO)

Southern Common Market (MERCOSUR)3

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)4

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)5

Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA)

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)6

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)7

World Bank

World Trade Organization (WTO)

1 Subsidies are not in the primary mission statement, but in order to carry out its mission the Commonwealth addresses the use of subsidies.

2 Subsidies are not in the primary mission statement, but are within the purview of the OECD’s activities.

3 Subsidies are not in the primary mission statement. However, in trade relations, MERCOSUR takes a hard stance on the provision of agricultural subsidies. In addition, it specifically notes in its principles that MERCOSUR shall apply restrictions to imports when prices are influenced by subsidies.

4 Subsidies are not in the primary mission statement. However, the parties have specifically addressed subsidies in other negotiations and fora.

5 Subsidies are not in the primary mission statement. However, the parties have specifically addressed subsidies in other negotiations.

6 Subsidies are not in the primary mission statement, but in order to carry out its mission UNCTAD addresses the use of subsidies.

7 Subsidies are not in the primary mission statement, but in order to carry out its mission the FAO addresses the use of subsidies.

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