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Paraguay Trade Facilitation Committee: looking for the right structure
22 Sep 2023
Written by Roberto Recalde, Article No. 109 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°99 - Third Quarter 2023]
Trade facilitation: Countries make steady but uneven progress
15 Sep 2023
A new UN survey underlines the need for inclusive policies and greater international cooperation to ease trade for the benefit of all.
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.
World Investment Forum to mobilize financing for climate, energy, health and food
12 Sep 2023
More than 7,000 stakeholders from 160 countries will convene in Abu Dhabi from 16 to 20 October to revitalize global investment flows across critical sectors.
UNCTAD helps countries measure South-South cooperation
1 Sep 2023
A new project and framework to collect data will build a clearer picture of global development support.
Energy transition calls for faster investment treaty reforms
30 Aug 2023
UNCTAD presents a new toolbox to make international investment agreements actively support the shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources.
Improving statistics on gender and trade in developing countries
30 Aug 2023
UNCTAD has published new guidelines to collect data to help policymakers tackle gender inequalities in trade.
UNCTAD's 8th World Investment Forum partners with COP28 to advance dialogue on climate finance and investment
28 Aug 2023
COP28’s second preparatory Global Dialogue and Investment-Focused Event will be held together with the forum, taking place in Abu Dhabi in October.
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.