The 2nd Global Commodities Forum (GCF), organized by UNCTAD will take place at the Palais des Nations in Geneva from 31 January to 1 February 2011. Supported by the Common Fund for Commodities and other partners, the forum is a high-level neutral and integrated platform.
It brings together stakeholders to address, informally and in a holistic way, key issues in the commodity economy. Ministers and other high level officials, prominent business leaders, professional advisors and academics are among the speakers, moderators and participants.
The forum will look at: the instability of commodity markets and their interconnectedness; the effectiveness of commodity policies; long-term trends; innovation and the sustainability of the production, distribution and use of commodities; the commodity business practices and the emerging regulatory environment. INVITATION. PROGRAMME. REGISTRATION.