Executive Summary: Food Sovereignty and Rural Development: Challenges for Guatemala within the Agricultural negotiations of the WTO

Original Publication Date: 
7 November, 2005

Guatemala , October 2005

Guatemala has just ratified a trade agreement with the rest of Central American nations, Dominican Republic and the United States (DR-CAFTA). The agreement implies an even greater acceleration of trade liberalization than can be accomplished in the framework of the WTO, without even considering the United States