The Executive Tables for Exterior Commerce were a deliberative exercise between the national government of Costa Rica and the private sector to coordinate actions regarding challenges emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Problems and Purpose
The initiative was a deliberative exercise between the national government of Costa Rica and the private sector to coordinate actions on emerging challenges in the sector during the COVID-19 pandemic. Convened by the authorities of the Ministry of Foreign Trade, the Foreign Trade Promoter, and the Costa Rican Coalition of Development Initiatives, 10 business chambers held a virtual meeting to identify current and potential impacts on the sector derived from the pandemic.
Background History and Context
Organizing, Supporting, and Funding Entities
Participant Recruitment and Selection
Methods and Tools Used
What Went On: Process, Interaction, and Participation
Influence, Outcomes, and Effects
As a result, a joint work mechanism and permanent communication channels were established within the sector.