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Year in review: Top 10 UNCTAD stories of 2023
27 Dec 2023
From analyzing the ups and downs of global trade and investment to measuring progress on the Sustainable Development Goals, these are the most-read UNCTAD stories of the year.
UNCTAD chief calls for bolder cooperation and investments amid global economic shifts
20 Dec 2023
Opening the Trade and Development Board, Secretary-General Rebeca Grynspan highlighted pressing challenges facing the global economy and unveiled a new initiative for small island nations.
UNCTAD joins hands with Nha Trang University of Vietnam to unlock Angola’s fisheries and aquaculture sector
7 Nov 2023
The partnership is retuning the engine of Angola’s economy towards greener and more inclusive growth.
Angola: Unlocking the potential of creative industries
13 Sep 2023
The country’s nascent creative industries hold vast potential to help diversify its oil-dependent economy. To do so, greater investment and policy support are indispensable.
Africa's rise as a global supply chain force: UNCTAD report
16 Aug 2023
With abundant resources and growing consumer market, Africa can become a prominent manufacturing destination for tech-intensive industries and a key link in global supply chains.
UNCTAD chief meets with the President of Kenya
15 Aug 2023
President Ruto: "We strongly believe that UNCTAD is a strategic partner for Kenya."
Investment flows to Africa dropped to $45 billion in 2022
5 Jul 2023
According to UNCTAD's World Investment Report 2023, international project finance deals targeting Africa showed a decline of 47% in value.
Angola casts net wider to scale up fish exports
26 May 2023
UNCTAD supports the nation rich in aquatic resources to diversify its exports through the fisheries and aquaculture sector.
Togo plans investment reforms to drive sustainable growth
5 May 2023
UNCTAD outlines measures to help the country strengthen the business climate to promote long-term growth and tackle pressing development challenges.