A novel collaborative approach between academics and policymakers examines the impact of trade policy on poor people in eight developing and transition countries in a new book published by the UNCTAD Virtual Institute (Vi).
The Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV) announced that it will partner with the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative. With the addition of BMV, the SSE now counts four of the five largest stock exchanges in the Americas as partners.
The Third Lao Organic Agriculture Forum (LOAF 3), jointly organized by UNCTAD and the ministries of Agriculture and Forestry, and Industry and Commerce of the Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR), took place in Vientiane in July.
Intergovernmental Group of Experts meeting hears about the importance of international cooperation in the functioning of effective competition laws and policies.
UNCTAD reaffirms commitment to support all developing countries, in particular African countries and least developed countries.