On January 30 2024, the Friends of Multilateralism Group (FMG) organized an online internal briefing on WTO SOM and MC13. Xiankun Lu, CEO and co-founder of FMG moderated this meeting.


At the meeting, Santiago Wills, Director of Trade Negotiations Committee Division of WTO briefed members on the main issues and outcomes of SOM and possible achievements of MC13. Then, the participants had a discussion on this topic.


Over 30 members of FMG/FFMG participated in the meeting.


Annex: List of Participants

Xiankun Lu (FMG)

Axel Addy (FMG)

Hilda Al-Hinai (FMG)


Wendy Cutler (FMG)

Deborah Elms (FMG)

Simon Evenett (FMG)

Jonathan T Fried (FMG)

Henry Gao (FMG)

Bernard Hoekman (FMG)

Stuart Harbinson (FMG)

Siqi Li (FMG)

Patrick Low (FMG)


Brad McDonald (FMG)

Mia Mikic (FMG)

Petros Mavroids (FMG)

Michitaka Nakatomi (FMG)

Victor Do Prado (FMG)

Sherry Stephenson (FMG)

Alan Wolff (FMG)

John Weekes (FMG)

Sean Doherty (FFMG)


Anabel Gonzalez (FMG)