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It’s time to put productive capacities at the heart of every development strategy
12 Oct 2022
By Paul Akiwumi, Director for Africa and Least Developed Countries, UNCTAD and Ratnakar Adhikari, Executive Director, Enhanced Integrated Framework
How digital connectivity facilitates inclusive global trade
6 Sep 2022
New report shows how UNCTAD’s customs automation programme, ASYCUDA, helps developing nations increase customs revenues while reducing the time and cost of trade.
Building resilient maritime logistics in challenging times
11 Aug 2022
UNCTAD launches new tools to help build maritime supply chain resilience by supporting countries to cope with and adapt to disruptions that extend beyond pandemics.
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.
How competition enforcement can boost economic recovery
22 Jul 2022
UNCTAD brings together competition authorities to discuss lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and how to support the recovery of small businesses.
UNCTAD urges action to address consumer vulnerability in financial services
22 Jul 2022
Consumers are targeted by new types of scams and fraud as digitalization and innovations in the financial markets boom.
New deal to boost debt management in Eastern and Southern Africa
20 Jul 2022
Renewed partnership will help governments in the region produce and publish reliable, comprehensive and timely debt information.
Global trade hits record $7.7 trillion in first quarter of 2022
7 Jul 2022
But the positive trend for international trade may soon come to an end amid tightening policies and geopolitical frictions.
New UNCTAD website monitors global trade and GDP in real time
4 Jul 2022
The site improves the utility and accessibility of UNCTAD’s nowcasts for the international community.