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Entrepreneur helping Middle Eastern women enter digital economy
Asia-Pacific partnership creates new ‘centre of gravity’ for global trade, UNCTAD says
Africa Free Trade Area, likely spur for growth and development
Facts and Figures
Africa’s Free Trade Area can deliver considerable inclusive economic growth for continent
24th UNWTO General Assembly: Tourism United, Resilient and Determined
World trade reaches all-time high, but 2022 outlook ‘uncertain’: UNCTAD
Arrested development and poverty take $57 billion economic toll in Palestine
Smart, sustainable maritime transport critical to global recovery: UNCTAD
Asia expands its lead in maritime trade and business
Covid lowers maritime freight in Latin America and Caribbean
Shipping’s decarbonization – opportunities for developing countries
Green industrial policies key for climate adaptation in developing world
UNCTAD: Scaling up adaptation finance must be on table at UN COP26
UNCTAD: Green industrial policies are key if developing countries are to adapt to stresses of changing climate
Tourism’s Sustainable Future Outlined at Barcelona Summit
UN Awards world’s best sustainable funds, launches global observatory for sustainable finance
In highly uneven recovery, global investment flows rebound
Global investment flows rebound in first half of 2021, recovery highly uneven
Trade can play pivotal role in addressing climate change, says UN report
Strong declaration on Covid vaccines, trade, debt and climate adopted at historic UNCTAD15 conference
More than just shipping: New UN report highlights how trade can play pivotal role in addressing climate change
UNCTAD15 UK closing statement
UNCTAD15 UK statement during ministerial roundtable
At UN trade meeting, Guterres urges ‘quantum leap in support’ for vulnerable nations
In Barbados, Guterres highlights power of ‘youth voices’ ahead of key trade and development conference
UN Secretary-General to Open Top Trade and Development Conference
UN issues guidance on negotiating trade agreements for increasing trade resilience in times of crisis and pandemic
Inequalities threaten wider divide as digital economy data flows surge
UNCTAD calls on countries to make digital data flow for benefit of all
New approach needed to make digital data flow beneficial for all
Covid and threats of annexation compound permanent crisis of occupation
Boosting productive capacities only hope for least developed countries post Covid, UNCTAD says
Boosting production, crucial for least developed countries, post pandemic
Global economy projected to show fastest growth in 50 years
UNCTAD issues amber warning on building back better
From recovery to resilience: hanging together or swinging separately?
Rebeca Grynspan takes over as head of UNCTAD
UNIDO DG delivers key speech at Ministerial Session of African Union Commission’s Specialized Technical Committee for Trade
UNCTAD, IATA Extend Partnership to Facilitate Global Trade
For women in e-commerce, ‘entrepreneurship means freedom’
EU urged to consider impact of new climate plan on developing countries
EU should consider impacts of new climate change mechanism on global trade, UNCTAD says
Progress on Africa’s integration boosts prospects for economic transformation in Egypt
Building technological capacities can help countries escape commodity dependence, UN says
Global Economy Could Lose Over $4 Trillion Due to COVID-19 Impact on Tourism
At Local Production Forum, WHO and partners highlight key steps to improve access to health technologies
Pandemic ‘rolled back’ sustainable development funding for weak economies: UNCTAD