International Trade Challenge Workshop 2017 (Thailand)

Date: 
5 Apr 2017
Location: 
Bangkok, Thailand

ESCAP, in collaboration with the Thai Ministry of Education, Junior Achievement Thailand and UNDP, convened the International Trade Challenge Workshop 2017 (THAILAND), on 5 April 2017 at the United Nations Conference Centre, Bangkok. Capacity regarding entrepreneurial skills and competencies among the 250 youth from 17 international school and universities across Bangkok and nearby provinces that participated was strengthened through a series of activities. These included an interactive panel discussion with experts, moderated by ESCAP and enhanced by real time responses to a series of market entry and business start-up questions; and groups of students working on solving challenges related to entrepreneurial ventures, with subsequent presentations on group work outcomes made in plenary.