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Successful trade-in-biodiversity cases shown at CITES meeting
21 Dec 2018
UNCTAD's BioTrade Initiative champions companies whose business model benefits of both the planet's plants and animals and people.
Cairo home to new competition-focused training centre
21 Nov 2018
Competition agencies from seven Middle East and North African countries will benefit from world-class courses offered at innovative training hub in Egypt.
Experts say trade in biodiversity offers win-win scenario
16 Nov 2018
The sustainable and innovative commercialization of native plants and animals can reduce poverty and protect resources, experts agreed in Egypt.
Botswana greets scrutiny of competition law and policy
13 Jul 2018
Botswana welcomes voluntary peer review of legal and institutional competition framework, underlining its government’s commitment to a fair business environment and protecting consumers
Competition watchdogs and the forces shaping shipping
12 Jul 2018
Written by Jan HoffmannChief, Trade Logistics Branch, Division on Technology and Logistics, UNCTAD
Competition policy ensures markets work for people over profit
12 Jul 2018
Governments need to keep markets fair and competitive, so that consumers have access to the best goods and services at the lowest price
Morocco welcomes review of consumer protection regime
10 Jul 2018
Following the first-ever assessment of a nation’s consumer protection law and policy by peer national authorities, UNCTAD has proposed a package of improvements for Morocco
Audio-visual sports rights experts step up to the plate
5 Jul 2018
The battle for audio-visual rights to sports events is as fierce as the action on the field, and competition regulators in developing countries must be prepared to play the game
Consumer rights can spur development, meeting hears
3 Jul 2018
When consumer interests are protected, social and economic progress follows – supporting countries to meet the Sustainable Development Goals
Partners commit to implement BioTrade and Access and Benefit Sharing programme in Mekong Region
29 Jun 2018
UNCTAD, in partnership with Swiss non-governmental organization Helvetas, held two back-to-back workshops in Luang Prabang, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, focusing on issues on BioTrade and Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) in the Mekong Region (Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Myanmar, and Viet Nam).