WTO: Kamala Harris, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala meet
The first female vice president of the United States of America, Kamala Harris met the Director-General World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala who is also the first female to hold the position met to discuss how to advance international trade recovery and economic growth.
According to VP Kamala Harris, she said, “l spoke with WTO Director-General Dr. Okonjo-Iweala. We agreed to advance international trade for recovery and equitable economic growth. We discussed human rights, investing in the environment, health, and technology to spur development and prosperity for the American people.”
Responding to her Tweet, WTO DG, Okonjo-Iweala appreciated the VP thanking her for a great conversation on the way forward on WTO reforms.
“Thank you Madam Vice President Kamala Harris for a great conversation on the way forward on WTO reform. Your encouragement and wise counsel are much appreciated.” The DG said.