VoxEU Column

The ‘WTO rising’ imperative

Climate change, the pandemic, and persistent economic and social inequalities threaten untold millions of lives. While trade alone cannot solve these threats, this column argues that viable solutions require more trade, and stronger multilateral trade governance. This means that world leaders must reimagine the WTO as critical to saving lives, not just livelihoods – a vital tool in the struggle against humanity’s existential threats.