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International trade as an engine for development

The Addis Ababa Action Agenda acknowledges that international trade is an engine for inclusive economic growth and poverty reduction. It notes that, with appropriate supporting policies, infrastructure and an educated work force, trade can also help to realize productive employment and contribute to achieving the sustainable development goals, among other objectives (see Addis Ababa Action Area monitoring by topic below).

Key Highlights from the 2020 Financing for Sustainable Development Report

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Addis Ababa Action Agenda monitoring by topic