513. World Trade Organisation.

513.     World Trade Organisation.

The World Trade Organisation was established in 19941 to facilitate the implementation, administration and operation of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade2 and of multilateral trading agreements3. The World Trade Organisation has legal personality, and is accorded by each of its members such legal capacity as may be necessary for the exercise of its functions4 and such privileges and immunities as are necessary for the exercise of its functions5. It is not a specialised agency of the United Nations6. However, the World Trade Organisation is required to co-operate, as appropriate, with the