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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.
Belize charts sustainable, trade-led course for its fisheries
21 Dec 2018
A workshop in Belize, supported UNCTAD and DOALOS, maps out new directions for the country's fish and seafood sectors.
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.
Digital Data Sharing: The Ignored Opportunity for Making Global Maritime Transport Chains More Efficient
19 Sep 2018
Written by Mikael Lind et al., Article No. 22 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°79 - Third Quarter 2018]
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: Use trade to help, not harm, global fisheries
19 Jul 2018
UNCTAD-hosted Second Oceans Forum represents important step toward achieving trade-related aspects of Sustainable Development Goal 14, UN envoy says.
'Seaweed' pencil shows untapped economic potential of marine resources
18 Jul 2018
Peru's Biopencil made from sustainably harvested algae shows that the oceans economy is much more than seafood.