National Forum: Sri Lanka and GSP+, The Way Forward


On 5 October 2017, FTA will convene a National Forum entitled 'Sri Lanka and GSP+, The Way Forward'  jointly organised with the Delegation of the European Union to Sri Lanka, the European Chamber of Commerce in Sri Lanka and International Labour Organization (ILO) in Sri Lanka. The Forum follows the FTA Regional Sustainability Symposium and aims to generate dialogue between the business community and local actors towards maintaining GSP+ status for the country. 

The event aims to:

  • Foster dialogue between local actors on maintaining GSP+ status for the country
  • Facilitate sectoral dialogue towards targeted actions
  • Reinforce engagement of private sector, government and strategic stakeholders in key areas of policy implementation and reform

Date: 5 October 2017
Location: Cinnamon Lakeside, Colombo - Sri Lanka

This event is aimed at the business community, civil society and senior representatives from government and related ministries. 

If you are interested in participating in this event, you are invited to send an email to