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

Contact us for more information.

Featured Short Course

e-Learning course – October/November 2017

e-Learning course – October/November 2017

Trade in the 21st Century: Legal and policy considerations for Africa

tralac would like to thank all those who applied for the e-learning course ‘Trade in the 21st Century: Legal and policy considerations for Africa.’ We will be offering the course again early in 2018.

Why enrol?

Navigating the challenges of trade policy and regulation has never been more complicated or more important. Africa needs to pursue a 21st century trade and integration regime, prioritizing the movement of capital and people, trade facilitation, regulatory disciplines and dispute settlement that is accessible to all parties, including the private sector. This has the potential to increase trade, create jobs and grow industries.

If you work in a national or regional government, or if you are involved in trade and investment across borders – then this course is an opportunity to engage with this trade agenda and learn how and why trade is so important for our social and economic development. On completion of the course, you will be armed with the knowledge and skills to contribute to sustainable development and African integration through

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