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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.
Seminar on resolving, avoiding debt crises says global approaches are needed
14 Feb 2011
Possible mechanisms for coping with debt crises and preventing them from occurring need global scope and a careful balancing of issues related to sovereignty and the functioning of the international financial order, experts said at a seminar jointly sponsored by UNCTAD and Columbia University.