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Continuation of the Black Sea Initiative
17 May 2023
The UN welcomes the continuation of the initiative, which has moved over 30 million tons of food, helping to bring down global prices and stabilize markets.
Black Sea Grain Initiative extended
19 Mar 2023
The UN welcomes the extension of the initiative, which has moved 25 million metric tons of grains and foodstuffs, helping to bring down food prices and stabilize global markets.
Black Sea Grain Initiative offers hope, shows power of trade
20 Oct 2022
The renewal of the UN-backed initiative is vital to continuing to drive global food prices down and ensuring food security worldwide, especially in developing countries.
Tackling food and energy crises: How trade and logistics can help
13 Oct 2022
By renewing the Black Sea Grain Initiative, ending trade restrictions, facilitating exports and managing demand, we can get food, fertilizers and energy to all.
Ukraine: Grynspan welcomes departure of first grain ship
2 Aug 2022
The UNCTAD chief said efforts to move foodstuffs to global markets will continue.
Black Sea grain exports deal ‘a beacon of hope’ amid Ukraine war - Guterres
22 Jul 2022
Mr. Guterres expressed gratitude for the work of the UN Task Force led by UNCTAD Secretary-General Rebeca Grynspan, centred on facilitating access of Russian food and fertilizers, which resulted in an agreement.
War in Ukraine raises global shipping costs, stifles trade
28 Jun 2022
Container shipping and global value chains have been disrupted and many countries have had to look further afield for suppliers of oil, gas and grain.
War in Ukraine threatens to unleash 'unprecedented wave' of global hunger and destitution
8 Jun 2022
UN Global Crisis Response Group urges stability in global food and energy markets to break the vicious cycle of rising prices across the world.
Weathering a 'perfect storm' of cascading crises
25 May 2022
By Rebeca Grynspan, Secretary-General of UNCTAD