Circular economy principles could help India realise $624bn 05 Dec -
India could save $624 billion a year by 2050 if it adopts circular economy principles rather than following a conventional but more wasteful development path, according to a new report on India produced by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in association with UNCTAD.
Syrian refugees help Jordanians find work, build common future 25 Nov -
In Jordan's northern desert, less than 20km from the Syrian border, Marah is learning to sew, a useful skill in Jordan's labour market. It looks like a typical training course, but her trainer is Hamda, one of 80,000 Syrian refugees living in her hometown, Mafraq.
UNCTAD's Kituyi defends international trade deals 23 Nov -
UNCTAD Secretary-General Mukhisa Kituyi has defended international trade as the best means for developing countries to create jobs and tackle inequality in an article published in The Guardian newspaper on 23 November.