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Global Education Conference on Creative Industries Shanghai (2-4 December 2011)
4 Dec 2011
The Global Education Conference on Creative Industries Shanghai 2011 aimed to identify the critical factors for Shanghai to better support the development of cultural and creative industries and the city´s transformation towards a creative economy.
Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation: A Challenge for Global Ports
16 Nov 2011
Ad-Hoc Expert Meeting focuses on issues of key importance for sustainable transport and trade; a summary of discussions and main outcomes has now been published.
Climate change impacts on ports and trade: The need to adapt
20 Sep 2011
Ports are likely to be affected directly and indirectly by climate changes, such as rising sea levels, extreme weather events and rising temperatures. Climate change and its impact on ports will be the theme of the upcoming Expert Meeting that will take place from the 29th to the 30th of September.
Multilateral initiative to provide free access to trade-related data
18 Jul 2011
The African Development Bank (AfDB), the International Trade Centre (ITC), the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the World Bank, and in cooperation with the UN Statistics Division (UNSD), today launched the Transparency in Trade Initiative (TNT), a global program aiming to give more access to influential trade data.
Strengthening Creative Industries in Mozambique: tailor-made policy actions
29 Jun 2011
In the context of the annual session of the Trade and Development Commission, UNCTAD released the study "Strengthening the Creative Industries for development in Mozambique", a policy-oriented report issued as the main outcome of the multiagency pilot project for strengthening the creative industries in five ACP countries through employment and trade expansion. The project is a component of the ACP-EU Support Programme to Cultural Industries, jointly implemented by ILO, UNCTAD and UNESCO during 2008-2011.