Short Courses

tralac develops and delivers focused short courses, often at the request of specific clients to address specific training needs. The following are among the courses that tralac offers:

  • Trade Policy Analysis (including trade data and tariff analysis, modelling, trade policy assessments, review of trade policy instruments)
  • Introduction to International Trade Law
  • WTO Agreements (Trade in Goods (including agriculture), Trade in Services, TRIPS)
  • Regional Trade Agreements (WTO Rules for RTAs, Scope of RTAs)
  • Trade Negotiations (including negotiations simulations)
  • Regional Integration in east and southern Africa (SACU, SADC, EAC, COMESA, Tripartite Free Trade Area)
  • Dispute Settlement
  • Trade Remedies and Safeguards
  • Competition Law and Policy
  • Investment
  • Rules of Origin

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Featured Training

Workshop on current and emerging trade issues for Kenya – Nairobi, 20 March 2019

Workshop on current and emerging trade issues for Kenya – Nairobi, 20 March 2019

While in Nairobi for the 2019 Annual Conference, tralac and the Export Promotion Council co-hosted a workshop on 20 March 2019 in Nairobi on current and emerging trade issues for Kenya.

85 people attended the workshop, with participants representing various Ministries, the Kenyan Manufacturers Association, the Export Promotion Council, the private sector, academia, civil society organisations and the media.

Peter Biwott of the EPC opened the half-day workshop encouraging participants to engage on the issues to be discussed, including the US’ African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), climate change and regional integration.

Eckart Naumann, tralac Associate, provided an overview of Kenya’s trade relationship with the United States and the impact of AGOA. This included a review of the direction and structure of Kenya’s international trade, focusing on trade with the United States, and illustrating the extent of market preferences that Kenya enjoys when exporting to the US. Find out more in the Brochure on AGOA performance and country profile of

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