Experts gather in Geneva to discuss Consumer Protection Guidelines 28 Jan -
UNCTAD hosted a meeting in Geneva to debate proposed revisions to the United Nations Guidelines for Consumer Protection. The revisions aim to ensure the guidelines remain relevant to the evolving challenges faced by consumers, especially in the areas of e-Commerce and financial services.
World services exports grew by 4.7% in quarter 3 of 2014 23 Jan -
According to preliminary estimates by UNCTAD and WTO, in the third quarter of 2014, world exports of services grew by 4.7% compared with the same quarter of the previous year (balance-of-payments basis, current prices).
Looking at trade policy through a ‘gender lens’ 14 Jan -
Why is a gender perspective important when analysing the outcomes of trade policy? A new paper by UNCTAD addresses this question, looking at the experiences of seven developing countries.
Joakim Reiter of Sweden appointed Deputy Secretary-General of UNCTAD 09 Jan -
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, in consultation with Mukhisa Kituyi , Secretary-General of UNCTAD, has appointed Joakim Reiter of Sweden as Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development at the Assistant Secretary-General level.