The Chief Executives Board considered the issue of trade capacity-building in the context of Trade Capacity-Building: Inter-Agency Resource Guide, a publication that was developed by the High-Level Committee on Programmes task force on economic development under the leadership of UNIDO. The guide is available online at the following URL: It is intended for the use of government officials in identifying the relevant services that could be provided by the United Nations system and for consultation by Resident Coordinators during the United Nations Development Assistance Framework process.