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New UNCTAD tool tracks global trade in biodiversity products
23 Sep 2022
The database will enable policymakers and other stakeholders to accelerate progress towards combating biodiversity loss, which has put 1 million species at risk of extinction.
Positioning partnerships in shipping decarbonization
15 Sep 2022
Written by: Mikael Lind and Wolfgang Lehmacher, Article No. 92 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°95 - Third Quarter 2022]
Why should we talk about a 'just and equitable' transition for shipping?
15 Sep 2022
Written by: Aly Shaw and Christiaan De Beukelaer, Article No. 93 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°96 - Third Quarter 2022]
Palestinian economy reels under COVID-19 impact, enduring poverty and unemployment
14 Sep 2022
UNCTAD urges the international community to extend sufficient and predictable financial support to the Palestinian people to alleviate suffering and prevent a deep socioeconomic crisis from worsening.
Investment treaty regime needs reforms to support climate action
6 Sep 2022
Reforms are essential to ensure investment treaties and associated investor-state disputes don’t hinder countries’ efforts to tackle climate change.
UNCTAD supports Palestine to update its debt management system
19 Aug 2022
A new technical assistance project will modernize the Palestinian debt management system and train officials.
Young people advance action towards a healthy planet for all
28 Jul 2022
Youth advocacy is on the rise, turbocharging a generational movement to fight the existential threat of climate change.
A world in crisis needs both trade and aid
25 Jul 2022
By UNCTAD Secretary-General Rebeca Grynspan, WTO Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and International Trade Centre Executive Director Pamela Coke-Hamilton
The Weekly Tradecast: Economic diversification in Africa
14 Jul 2022
The series explores how major economic events affect developing countries. In the second episode, UNCTAD’s Africa director Paul Akiwumi talks about the urgent need for economic diversification on the continent.