Promoting investment in the digital economy 26 Apr -
The digital economy — the application of internet-based digital technologies to the production and trade of goods and services — is becoming an ever more important part of the global economy.
Artisanal fishers are on the frontline of the overfishing crisis 05 Apr -
One target for Sustainable Development Goal 14 is to "provide access for small-scale artisanal fishers to marine resources and markets". Why is this important? And what are the challenges? During the Oceans Forum held in Geneva on 21 and 22 March, we sat down with Anna Holl-Buhl, a policy advisor for fisheries for the World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF), to find out.
Realising the potential of Africa’s youth 04 Apr -
Budding technology start-ups and enthusiasts from Africa will meet from 19 to 21 July in the Rwandan capital of Kigali for YouthConnekt, a summit on entrepreneurship organized by UNCTAD, the United Nations Development Programme and the Rwandan government.