'Discipline' trade to support achievement of post-2015 development agenda 22 Sep -
"A disciplined international trading system for the benefit of development should be the goal for the years following 2015," UNCTAD Secretary-General Mukhisa Kituyi said Monday afternoon, while the Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), Roberto Azevêdo, said that the deep connections between trade and development should serve to provide new impetus to WTO's 3-6 December Bali ministerial meeting being held as part of the long-running Doha round of trade negotiations.
Sixtieth session of Trade and Development Board opens 15 Sep -
UNCTAD's Trade and Development Board opened, with major addresses being given by the new Secretary-General and by the President of the thirteenth session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD XIII).
High-level debate: UNCTAD 'beyond the curve' 15 Sep -
The Trade and Development Board has heard the Tunisian Minister of Trade, UNCTAD's Secretary-General, and two other agency chiefs discuss "UNCTAD and new patterns of trade and development".