south asia watch on trade, economics and environment

Completed Programmes

Gender and Trade

Under the Gender and Trade programme, SAWTEE conducted research on Gender Implications of Nepal’s Accession to the WTO. The Research Team looked at gender implications on the two major sectors of the Nepalese economy, namely carpet and tourism. The outcomes of the research were fed into the process of Nepal accession to the WTO. This programme was supported by UNIFEM, South Asia Regional Office, New Delhi.