This project looked to strengthen Human and Institutional Capabilities in the negotiations of and Implementation of WTO Agreements and other trade negotiations inclusive of the Development of an Effective Trade Policy for Seychelles given fisheries as main economic driver. This included strengthening the institutional and human resources capacity of the Ministry of Finance and other relevant stakeholders in the area of trade policy and research. This also included capacity building in trade policy formulation and trade negotiations which led to subsequent implementation through the conduct of analytical studies, translation of WTO, EPA and other commitments into national laws, administrative regulations and policies, dissemination and  training on a series of technical trade-related issues on goods and services, including fisheries sector.