Information society faces both new opportunities and challenges
UNCTAD discusses the state of the information society at the 15-year anniversary since the landmark World Summit on the Information Society summit.
Satellite technology gives developing nations food security boost
Agriculture data monitoring system and tool, CropWatch, set to help developing countries tackle COVID-19 impacts and food insecurity.
UN to explore role of science and technology policies in COVID-19 recovery
Science and innovation funds key to COVID-19 responses and beyond
UNCTAD presents a case for protecting science, technology and innovation funding during and after the COVID-19 crisis in a new policy paper
UN call for technology solutions for tackling COVID-19 and its impacts
Submit proven, affordable and scalable solutions that can accelerate progress towards providing basic health functions, especially for vulnerable people. The deadline is 20 May.
Ensuring frontier and space technologies bring development to all
New policy review framework balances development objectives
New solutions to tackle development challenges
Isabelle Durant, Deputy Secretary-General of UNCTAD