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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.
Risk to trade if ports not climate change proofed
7 Dec 2018
About 80% of world trade is carried by sea, but the maritime industry handling these goods is on the frontline of climate woes, unless it adapts - fast.
Bolivian river port offers landlocked nation alternative route to sea
21 Nov 2018
Port Jennefer - on the Paraguay-Paraná waterway - is helping Bolivian businesses cut trade costs with access to the Atlantic, says its UNCTAD-trained manager.
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.
Creative industries take centre stage at Bali conference
1 Nov 2018
Global conference follows United Nations meeting on how the creative economy can help countries achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
UNCTAD, Indonesia collaborate on first global creative economy conference
31 Aug 2018
UNCTAD is cooperating with Indonesia to amplify global support and understanding of the trade and development gains of the creative economy ahead of the first World Conference on Creative Economy in Bali in November.
Creative economy has new impetus in digital world
17 Aug 2018
Fast-paced changes in the digital economy are shaking up the creative industries and producing new opportunities to advance development and diversity.
L'Afrique portuaire : défis d'une croissance annoncée
24 Jul 2018
Written by Yann AlixArticle No. 21 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°78 - Second Quarter 2018]
Oceans Forum seeks consensus on fish-to-dish solutions
16 Jul 2018
Time is running out to find agreement on ending harmful fisheries subsidies by 2020 but a multi-agency push hosted by UNCTAD aims to inject momentum.