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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.
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.
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).
Civil society calls for more honest narrative about benefits of trade
1 Jun 2018
Representatives of non-governmental organizations told UNCTAD that stopping the anti-globalization tide required a new development narrative, and franker conversations about the risks of open borders
L'Union Africaine sur les traces de l'Union Européenne
22 Mar 2018
Écrit parIsabelle Durant, Secrétaire générale adjointe de la CNUCED
“The task ahead is great” say African leaders as continent-wide free trade deal is signed
21 Mar 2018
Decades in the making, the African Continental Free Trade Area creates a single market of 1.2 billion people.
All-Africa free trade deal must be backed with concrete actions, UNCTAD Secretary-General tells special AU summit
20 Mar 2018
Mukhisa Kituyi was speaking at a business forum attended by Africa’s leaders a day before they sign into life the historic African Continental Free Trade Area