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1UNCTAD UNCTAD UNCTAD UNCTAD Illicit Trade Illicit Trade Illicit Trade Illicit Trade Illicit Trade Forum, 3rd to 4 th February 2020 February 2020 February 2020February 2020 February 2020Laurent Giezendanner Giezendanner Head of Corporate Security Head of Corporate Security Head of Corporate SecurityHead of Corporate Security Head of Corporate Security Head of Corporate Security Head of Corporate Security Head of Corporate Security Anti -Counterfeiting @Syngenta Counterfeiting @Syngenta …
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Section promotes international dialogue on issues related to ICTs for development, and contributes to building developing countries’ capacities to measure the information economy and to design and implement relevant policies and legal frameworks … study was conducted as part of the work that the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the East African Community (EAC) Task Force on Cyberlaws have been carrying out since 2007 to prepare legal frameworks for e-commerce …
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partners with developing countries to address challenges and capitalize on opportunities in the areas of transport infrastructure, trade facilitation and logistics, related administrative, procedural and legal frameworks, and customs automation … UNCTAD's work in the field of … Assisting in the development and implementation of national legal frameworks in line with international legal instruments and standards, and providing support to developing countries in the context of multilateral negotiations …

Section promotes international dialogue on issues related to ICTs for development, and contributes to building developing countries’ capacities to measure the information economy and to design and implement relevant policies and legal frameworks … In preparation of the Review, two online surveys were conducted on legal frameworks for e-commerce targeting ASEAN member States’ Government representatives and e-commerce businesses, respectively …
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This chapter examines the legal nature of communications and data messages in electronic commerce … C. UNCITRAL initiatives An important concern of many countries is that traditional legal frameworks may prove to be a barrier to increased global electronic trade … As early as 1985, UNCITRAL and the United Nations General Assembly called upon all Governments to review legal requirements for a handwritten signature or other paper-based requirements for trade-related documents in order to permit, where …
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RESTRUCTURING PROCESSES: LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR DEBT RESTRUCTURING PROCESSES: LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR DEBT RESTRUCTURING PROCESSES: LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR DEBT RESTRUCTURING PROCESSES: LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR DEBT RESTRUCTURING PROCESSES: LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR DEBT RESTRUCTURING PROCESSES: OPTIONS AND ELEMENTS OPTIONS AND ELEMENTS OPTIONS AND ELEMENTS OPTIONS … : Presidential Room 1, Faculty House, Columbia UniversityVenue: Presidential Room 1, Faculty House, Columbia UniversityVenue: Presidential Room 1, Faculty …
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the least developed countries among them) and the drive to limit the role of Governments in the market place may go hand in hand with regard for consumer interests and the need for an institutional and legal framework for consumer protection … are invited to take the necessary steps to implement the UN Guidelines for Consumer Protection (1999) as a matter of urgency and in this regard incorporate the consumer protection dimension into their macroeconomic policies and legal frameworks
Date: 14 Nov 2001 Size: 59KB

of Diversity 2005 UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of Diversity 2005 UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of Diversity 2005 UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of Diversity 2005 UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of Diversity 2005 UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of Diversity 2005 UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of Diversity 2005 UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of Diversity 2005 …
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The document refers to a number of legal issues identified by various bodies as crucial in the evolution of electronic commerce … on Enterprise, Business Facilitation and Development Expert Meeting on Capacity Building in the Area of Electronic Commerce: Legal and Regulatory Dimensions Geneva, 14 July 1999 Item 3 of the provisional agenda LEGAL DIMENSIONS OF ELECTRONIC COMMERCE Report by the UNCTAD SecretariatTD/B/COM.3/EM.8/2 page 2 1See the report of the …
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Internet Edition3 NOTE Material in this publication may be freely quoted or reprinted, but full acknowledgement is requested … A copy of the publication containing the quotation or reprint should be sent to the UNCTAD secretariat at … 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 delimitation of its frontiers or … 14 Legal framework …
Date: 30 Sep 2000 Size: 433KB

b) the importance attached to objectives other than consumer welfare or efficiency under many competition laws; (c) legal approaches to the control of anti-competitive practices; (d) analytical techniques utilized; (e) substantive rules applicable in … intellectual property or other types of exemptions; (g) enforcement capabilities and actual strength of enforcement; (h) the legal doctrines under which competition laws are applied outside national territory; (i) the actual ability to apply them or …
Date: 29 Aug 2010 Size: 129KB

United Nations TD/B/C.I … 10 F. Cooperative mechanisms for regulatory and institutional frameworks 13 G. Regulatory and institutional aspects in trade agreements … It was important to explore ways of making the regulatory and institutional frameworks for ISS more resilient against failure in times of crisis … In the Doha Round, therefore, it was important that the developing countries’ progress over the past decade in advancing regulatory and institutional frameworks (RIFs) not be affected negatively …
Date: 04 Jul 2010 Size: 168KB

United Nations TD/B/EX(47)/2 United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Distr … General 21 April 2009 Original: English Trade and Development Board Forty-seventh executive session Geneva, 30 June 2009 Item 2 of the provisional agenda Activities undertaken by UNCTAD in favour of Africa Report by the Secretary-General of UNCTAD Executive summary UNCTAD supports African development through activities that enhance Governments’ policymaking capacities in trade, investment, trade-supporting …
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CALL FOR PAPERS TRANSNATIONAL Multinational Firms and Gender Equality CORPORATIONS Submissions should be sent to: tncj@unctad.org Home page: http://unctad.org/tnc SPECIAL ISSUE Proposed Title: Multinational Firms and the Global Transmission of Gender … The special issue will cover topics including (but not limited to) the following areas: 1. cross-country differences in legal frameworks and policies related to women’s employment and empowerment 2. the role and effects of gender provisions in trade …
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GENERAL A/CONF.191/BP/8 13 May 2001 ENGLISH ONLY Third United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries Brussels, Belgium 14-20 May 2001 … 8 A. Strengthening norms, institutions, legal frameworks and enabling environment at the national level … The international community not only has moral imperatives but also legal obligations under the international law to address these “silent violations” of human rights, and to put LDCs and their people on a path to sustainable development and human …
Date: 05 Dec 2001 Size: 62KB

COMMISSION ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FOR DEVELOPMENT (CSTD) Eighteenth Session Geneva, 4 to 8 May 2015 Submissions from entities in the United Nations system and elsewhere on their efforts in 2014 to implement the outcome of the WSIS Submission by The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) This submission was prepared as an input to the report of the … Standards, cybersecurity, software reliability, legal frameworks and information requirements need to be addressed in a holistic way …
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MAKING TRADE AGREEMENTS WORK FOR GENDER EQUALITY – DATA AND STATISTICS What is the impact of trade on gender equality, and how can trade policy influence that impact … These questions are difficult to answer without reliable and comprehensive statistics … Differences in labour market structures, economic conditions, degrees of trade liberalization and gender inequalities, legal frameworks and commitments as well as the level of women’s participation in the economy mean that a successful strategy in …
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November 2006│ Intellectual Property Rights & Sustainable Development ICTSD Programme on IPRs and Sustainable Development Harmonisation of TRIPS-Plus IPR Policies and Potential Impacts on Technological Capability A case study of the pharmaceutical industry in Thailand By Jakkrit Kuanpoth Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law University of Wollongong, Australia A Study Commissioned by the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD) Regional Research AgendaHarmonisation of …
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