Photo Gallery: Trade and Environment Seminar

Professor Fernando Ocampo interacts with participants during his lecture.

Participants from around the world listen attentively.

WCL alumni, Alejandra Goyenechea of Defenders of Wildlife and Amy Karpel of the US Trade Representative's office participate in a panel discussion with fellow alumni, Gustavo Alanís, moderating. The panelists discussed various issues related to trade and the environment from both an NGO (Alejandra Goyenechea) and government (Amy Karpel) perspective.

Welcome Ceremony

A welcome reception was held at the OAS Main Building in Washington, DC and featured welcome remarks from OAS Assistant Secretary General Albert Ramdin.

Site Visit

During the seminar the participants had the chance to visit the Domino Sugar Factory in Baltimore, MD to learn about how their work relates to both international trade and the environment.

Participants ready for the factory tour.

Trade Simulation Exercise

During the final day of the seminar, students participated in a Trade Simulation Exercise in which they represented various negotiation participants. Below are photos of students engaged in differing rounds of negotiation.


Certificate Ceremony

Claudia de Windt and Gustavo Alanís give certificates to participants upon completion of the Trade and Environment Seminar.