PROTECTING AND PROMOTING WOMEN’S RIGHTS AND ECONOMIC INTERESTS IN TRADE: WHAT’S BEEN HAPPENING UNDER U.S. TRADE PREFERENCE PROGRAMS AND AGREEMENTS?
What is the United States government doing to protect and promote women’s rights in the trade arena? Ms. Latesha Love will discuss the Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) December 2020 report on Women’s Rights and Economic Interests in U.S. Trade Preference Programs. Ms. Kim Frankena will then describe GAO’s ongoing work focusing on trade agreements and touch upon themes from GAO’s other recent ongoing trade work.
- Latesha Love, Acting Director, U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) International Affairs and Trade Team
- Kim Frankena, Assistant Director, U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) International Affairs and Trade Team