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From recovery to resilience: Hanging together or swinging separately?
15 Sep 2021
In 2021, the global economy will bounce back with growth of 5.3%, the fastest in nearly 50 years. The rebound is, however, highly uneven along regional, sectoral and income lines, according to UNCTAD’s Trade and Development Report 2021.
UNCTAD issues amber warning on building back better
15 Sep 2021
The world needs more effective multilateral coordination, without which recovery efforts in advanced countries will damage development prospects in the South and amplify existing inequalities, says UNCTAD’s Trade and Development Report 2021.
Switzerland commits $4.4 million for UNCTAD’s e-commerce and digital economy work
14 Sep 2021
The funds will support activities that can enable more countries to engage in and benefit from the evolving digital economy.
UN agencies join forces to support inclusive digital economies in the Pacific
10 Sep 2021
They will work with other stakeholders to create a conducive market environment for digital innovations to thrive in the region, leaving no one behind in the process.
COVID-19 and the new normal: A double-edged sword for National Trade Facilitation Committees
3 Sep 2021
Written by: By Arántzazu Sánchez Belastegui, Article No. 79 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°100 - Third Quarter 2021]
UNCTAD, IATA extend partnership to facilitate global trade
12 Aug 2021
The two organizations will leverage their leadership in their respective fields to boost e-commerce in developing countries through improved exchanges of trade data.
Coordinated border management: United we are strong, divided we fail
29 Jul 2021
Written by: Moeketsi Ranthake, Article No. 78 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter - Special edition: Trade facilitation stories through the eyes of practitioners]
Businesses in Nepal tap e-commerce opportunities amid pandemic
28 Jul 2021
Government reforms and initiatives in response to an UNCTAD assessment of the Himalayan nation’s eTrade readiness have allowed businesses to capitalize on COVID-19-induced online opportunities.
Upgrading the Tele Bridge and Sani Top Border posts
26 Jul 2021
Written by Thabo Qhesi Article No. 77 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter - Special edition: Trade facilitation stories through the eyes of practitioners]