In addition, in most cases, sectoral entries are accompanied by numerical references to the United Nations Central Product Classification, which provides a detailed explanation of the services covered by each sector or sub-sector and on which the W/120 classification list is based. If this has not been possible, the sectoral descriptions should include a sufficiently detailed definition to avoid ambiguity as to the scope of the commitment. 16. For example, a government may reserve a measure that came into force after the MAI came into force, but that reflects previous government policy. In the absence of a definition of “measure”, it is impossible to effectively reserve such a policy. Some countries apply higher tariffs to countries that are not part of the WTO. In rare cases, WTO members/GATT parties have invoked the “non-application clause” of the WTO/GATT agreement and have decided not to extend the most important disability clause to certain other countries. Social services This term may have a number of different definitions. The Oxford English Dictionary defines the notion of “social service” as: See the full definition of unbound in the Learners Dictionary Obligations and restrictions are in any event recorded with respect to each of the four types of supply that constitute the definition of trade in services in Article I of the GATS: these are cross-border deliveries; consumption abroad; commercial presence; and the presence of natural persons: the Rio Declaration is not legally binding. It is a declaration of principle based on Agenda 21, which aims to implement Agenda 21.
(41) As a simple declaration, it has not been signed by any country. Agenda 21 is not legally binding, as it indicates its intention to “promote international standards for environmental protection by progressively developing universally and multilaterally negotiated agreements or instruments. [and]. . . . ensure the effective, full and immediate implementation of legally binding instruments. (42) Conclusion On the basis of the above, we can conclude that there is considerable uncertainty as to the meaning of the words in the social service reserve, in particular for the expression social service. Despite the use of the broad concept of `public purpose` in the booking of social services, this will not broaden the scope of that booking. The term “social service” is much more limited in scope and limits the usefulness of the reservation….