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REFERENCES 203 REFERENCES Aguayo-Tellez, E. (2011 … “The Impact of Trade Liberalization Policies and FDI on Gender Inequality: A Literature Review”, World Development Report Background Papers, Washington, D.C.:World Bank … “Executive Perspectives on Near-Shoring”, Alix Partners Research Note, July … Altomonte, C., F. Di Mauro, G. Ottaviano, A. Rungi, and V. Vicard (2012 … “Global Value Chains During the Great Trade Collapse: a Bullwhip Effect?” ECB Working Paper Series, No. 1412 … “Where the Low Road and the …
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Issues in Brief are circulated periodically by UNCTAD and cover topical issues pertinent to UNCTAD’s work programme … Number 2 In 2001, Kenya became the European Union's main flower supplier … The 70 top Kenyan growers employed more than 50,000 people … China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Côte d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia …
Date: 26 Feb 2004 Size: 173KB

TD United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Distr … NKUNDWANABAKE, Premier Conseiller, Mission permanente, Genève CAMBODGE M. Soban KE SOVANN, Conseiller, Mission permanente, Genève DJIBOUTI S.E. M. Doualeh HASSAN, Représentant permanent auprès de l'OMC, Genève EL SALVADOR S.E. Sr. Byron Fernando … L. BARNES, Attaché, Permanent Mission, Geneva POLOGNE Mr. Ryszard JACOBY, Counsellor, Permanent Mission, Geneva PORTUGAL Mrs. Carolina Estróia GONÇALVES, Institute for Development and Assistance …
Date: 15 Jun 2006 Size: 59KB

N° 8, May 2011 United Nations Conference on Trade and Development An official who directs work for a firm that loads and unloads ships at the Port of Douala, Cameroon, recently developed a system for manual labour based on better preparation, anticipation, and deployment of employees … This system sped up operations by 30 to 40 per cent … Another employee ended the port’s dependence on fax and phone communications with incoming ships and foreign liner offices – a major expense because of the cost of …
Date: 16 May 2011 Size: 223KB

W HAT ARE THE LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES … The list is reviewed every three years by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), in the light of recommendations by the Committee for Development Policy (CDP … The criteria underlying the current list of LDCs are: (a) A low income, as measured by the gross domestic product (GDP) per capita; (b) Weak human assets, as measured by a composite index (Augmented Physical Quality of Life Index) based on indicators of: (i) nutrition (per capita calorie intake as a …
Date: 18 Jun 2002 Size: 4MB

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About Themes PROJECTS Publications MEETINGS STATISTICS … Czechia Democratic People's Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of the Congo Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Estonia Ethiopia Finland France Gabon … DELEGATES PORTAL CIVIL SOCIETY JOURNALISTS TECHNICAL COOPERATION … United Nations Conference on Trade and Development … Palais des Nations, 8-14, Av. de la Paix, 1211 Geneva 10 …

United Nations Conference on Trade And Development UNCTAD B2C E-COMMERCE INDEX 2018 FOCUS ON AFRICA UNCTAD Technical Notes on ICT for Development N˚121 UNCTAD B2C E-commerce Index 2018 Focus on Africa Improved coverage in 2018 edition The 2018 UNCTAD B2C E-commerce Index, which measures an economy’s preparedness to support online shopping, has expanded its coverage to include 151 economies, up seven from the 2017 edition … The index consists of four indicators that are highly related to online …
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TD United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Distr … GENERAL TD/B/EX(42)/INF.1 29 June 2007 ENGLISH/FRENCH/SPANISH ONLY TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT BOARD Forty-second Executive Session Geneva, 27 June 2007 LIST OF PARTICIPANTS Note: The format and … Mrs. Attona TRAORE, Permanent Mission, Geneva Mr. Filbert GUEGLAUD, Chargé d'affaires A.I., Permanent Mission, Geneva DJIBOUTI M. Ahmed ABRO, Conseiller, Mission permanente, Genève Mme Oubah MOUSSA AHMED, Conseiller, Mission permanente, Genève EGYPTE …
Date: 29 Jun 2007 Size: 35KB

SPECIAL EDITION UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT ELEMENTS OF MODALITIES FOR THE AFRICAN CONTINENTAL FREE TRADE AREA MARKET ACCESS NEGOTIATIONS ON TARIFFS: SOME KEY ISSUES FOR CONSIDERATION1 Modalities for tariff negotiations towards a Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) Some key issues for consideration A technical note by the UNCTAD secretariat This technical note has been prepared by the UNCTAD secretariat (Trade Negotiations and Commercial Diplomacy Branch of the …
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PORT NEWSLETTER No. 21 November 2001 prepared by the UNCTAD secretariat Contents Editorial … Mention of such a symbol indicates a reference to a United Nations document … The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area, or of its authorities, or concerning the …
Date: 02 Jun 2002 Size: 437KB

UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENTUNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT Geneva, 2018ii © 2018, United Nations All rights reserved worldwide Requests to reproduce excerpts or to photocopy should be addressed to the Copyright Clearance Center at copyright.com. All other queries on rights and licences, including subsidiary rights, should be addressed to: United Nations Publications, 300 East 42nd Street, New York, New York 10017, United States of America Email …
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UNCTAD series on assuring development gains from the international trading system and trade negotiations UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO IMPLEMENT DUTY-FREE AND QUOTA-FREE MARKET ACCESS FOR LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES … Quantifying preference erosion for sub-Saharan African countries in the United StatesUNI T ED NAT IONS CONF E R ENCE ON T R ADE AND DE V E LOPMENT WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO IMPLEMENT DUTY-FREE AND QUOTA-FREE MARKET ACCESS FOR LEAST DEVELOPED …
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UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT SOUTH-SOUTH COOPERATION IN INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT ARRANGEMENTS UNCTAD Series on International Investment Policies for Development UNITED NATIONS New York and Geneva, 2005 ii South-South Cooperation in International Investment Agreements UNCTAD Series on International Investment Policies for Development NOTE As the focal point in the United Nations system for investment and technology, and building on 30 years of experience in these areas …
Date: 14 Oct 2005 Size: 1MB

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development FDI in Least Developed Countries at a Glance United Nations New York and Geneva, 2001FDI in Least Developed Countries at a Glance i i N o t e UNCTAD serves as the focal point within the United Nations Secretariat for all matters related to foreign direct investment and transnational corporations … In the past, the Programme on Transnational Corporations was carried out by the United Nations Centre on Transnational Corporations (1975-1992) and the …
Date: 04 Jan 2001 Size: 10MB

Congo ------1 --1 --Congo, Democratic Republic of ----2 -2 10 8 5 15 4 Côte d’ Ivoire 1 3 1 -2 --2 2 2 5 1 Djibouti -------1 2 1 3 1 Equatorial Guinea --------3 -1 1 Eritrea ----1 -1 4 1 ---Ethiopia ----2 -1 1 3 10 10 2 /… 212 World Investment Report …
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Note: The Liner Shipping Connectivity Index is generated from five components: (a) the number of ships; (b) the total container-carrying capacity of those ships; (c) the maximum vessel size; (d) the number of services; and (e) the number of companies that deploy container ships on services to and from a country’s ports … The data are derived from Containerisation International Online … The index is generated as follows: For each of the five components, a country’s value is divided by the maximum …
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UNCTAD has led the research on shipping connectivity since the first publication of the liner shipping connectivity index in 2004 … More recently, “[c]onnectivity has become a buzz word in development and international economics … Viewing economic and social ties as isolated point-to-point interactions is losing ground to more comprehensive approaches, in which ‘networks’ are increasingly becoming the unit of analysis” (World Bank, 2013a … The Group of 20 launched the Global Infrastructure Connectivity …
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UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT SELECTED SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TRENDS IN THE LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES 2018 Geneva, 2018UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT SELECTED SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TRENDS IN THE LEAST … in 2016 $655 in 2017 5 LDCs attained SDG target 8.1* in 2017: Bangladesh Djibouti Ethiopia Myanmar Nepal *at least +7% GDP growth per annum in the LDCsSelected Sustainable Development Trends in the LDCs 2018 3 After weathering reasonably well the …
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UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT World Investment Report 2006 FDI from Developing and Transition Economies: Implications for Development ANNEXES A & B & DEFINITIONS AND SOURCES United Nations New York and Geneva, 2006Annex table A.I.1. Greenfield FDI projects, by investor/destination region, 2002-2005 (Number) World as destination World as source Partner region/economy 2002 2003 2004 2005 2002 2003 2004 2005 By source By destination Total world 5 685 9 348 9 927 9 488 5 685 …
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UNITED NATIONS NATIONS UNIES UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE DES NATIONS UNIES SUR LE COMMERCE ET LE DÉVELOPPEMENT MANUEL DE STATISTIQUES DE LA CNUCED UNCTAD HANDBOOK OF STATISTICSUNITED NATIONS 2014 New York and Geneva NATIONS UNIES New York et Genève UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE DES NATIONS UNIES SUR LE COMMERCE ET LE DÉVELOPPEMENT 2014 MANUEL DE STATISTIQUES DE LA CNUCED UNCTAD HANDBOOK OF STATISTICSii NOTE Symbols of United …
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