For a sustainable and inclusive global trade governance system

  • Supporting education and creating opportunities.

    The ambition of the Global Impact Association (GIA) is to contribute to a better, more sustainable and inclusive system, by developing world-class trade professionals and scholars. Special attention is given to students from low and middle-income countries and to promote diversity.


    We help the World Trade Institute open new doors and create opportunities for its students and researchers. We work with our partners to collaboratively fund scholarships, internships, research and outreach activities.

  • News and updates

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    Scholarships for Master programs

    We want to offer talented students from low- and middle-income countries the possibility to pursue their studies at one of the world’s best academic institutions in the fields of international trade law and economics.

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    Scholarships for internships

  • “With the support of the Global Impact Associations, and Nathalie Diaz's Scholarship, I have been able to study at the World Trade Institute and secure an internship at the World Trade Organization. I will be forever thankful.”

    — Claudia Rosas Càrdenas, Peru, Recipient of the Nathalie Diaz Asmat Scholarship

  • Partnerships

    The GIA seeks to build mutually beneficial partnerships with our partners and funders so that our work together generates value for all our stakeholders.


    If you wish to contribute to our programmes or explore different opportunities to work together, please contact us. We look forward to partnering up with you.


    We welcome contributions, financial or otherwise, from individuals, entrepreneurs, foundations, governments, non-profit organizations, and business groups.

  • Contact

    Feel free to contact us with any questions.