Second round of training of trainers on “Non-tariff Measures and Non-tariff Barriers in the SAARC Region”

SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) planned the follow up session of training in alliance with SAARC Trade Promotion Network (TPN), and partnership with GIZ on November 17th till 19th, 2016 in Crown Plaza, Islamabad. The three day training programme was facilitated by the trainers Ms. Lubna Bhayat and Mr. Ahmad Zaman who were shortlisted after a viable assessment process by Master Trainer Mr. Asif Jamil during the first round of Training.

Group photo of participants with Hon'ble  Mr. Iftikhar Malik (Vice President, Pakistan Chapter),
Mr. Zubair Ahmad Malik, (Chair) SAARC CCI, Ms. Hina Saeed (Executive Director, SAARC CCI),
August 27, 2016 Islamabad, Pakistan.

The Chambers of Commerce and Industry from the national chapter were requested to nominate their members and business entrepreneurs to become a part of the training programme as per the criterion. Fifteen participants in the second round of training of trainers were shortlisted.

The objective of the training was to effectively apprehend and fortify the understanding of the participants on Non-tariff measures and Non-tariff barriers, trade policy, and ways of working and integrated approaches to meet the challenges within Pakistan.

Mr Imran Ali (Research Associate- SAARC CCI) was invited as a co- trainer to give a brief presentation on SAARC, prime objectives, and its achievements were highlighted, along with the organizational structure presented.

Certificates of participation were awarded to each of the participants in the concluding session by Mr. Iftikhar Ali Malik, Vice President SAARC CCI (Pakistan).

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