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Launch of Trade and Development Report 2012: Policies for inclusive and balanced growth
13 Sep 2012
UNCTAD Report explores the links between income distribution, growth and development, arguing that inequality is neither a necessary condition for sound economic growth, nor its natural result. Pro-active fiscal and income policies to reduce income gaps influence economic growth.
UNCTAD S-G in New York for ECOSOC high-level policy dialogue, Development Cooperation Forum
3 Jul 2012
UNCTAD Secretary-General Supachai Pantichpakdi is presently in New York to attend the High-Level Segment of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) where the High-level policy dialogue with the international financial and trade institutions on current developments in the world economy is being held on Tuesday, 3 July.
UNCTAD S-G joins in welcoming UN S-G's Zero Hunger Challenge
25 Jun 2012
At the recently concluded Rio+20 sustainable development summit, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on leaders, business, civil society and individuals to step up efforts to end hunger, and launched a Zero Hunger Challenge. UNCTAD Secretary-General Supachai Panitchpakdi has joined in welcoming and endorsing the challenge.