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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]
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]
Making trade information portals more relevant and sustainable
20 Jul 2021
By Yann Duval, Simon Hardy and Kjartan Sørensen.
COVID-19 slashes foreign direct investment in Africa by 16%
21 Jun 2021
The continent's commodity-dependent countries have been affected more severely than non-resource-based economies.
Building productive capacities critical for least developed countries
21 Jun 2021
COVID-19 has heightened the need to boost productive capacities for socioeconomic recovery in the world’s poorest nations.
Shipping during COVID-19: Why container freight rates have surged
23 Apr 2021
UNCTAD examines the complex factors behind the unprecedented shortage of containers hampering trade’s recovery, and how to avoid a similar situation in the future.
Cashing in on cashews: Africa must add value to its nuts
15 Apr 2021
The continent grows most of the world’s raw cashews but only processes a fraction of them, missing out on a wealth of opportunity offered by booming global demand.
Empowering family businesses to fast-track sustainable development
13 Apr 2021
New initiative harnesses the power of family-owned businesses to be a force for good, investing in and promoting a business model that looks after people and the planet for generations to come.
Pooling together knowledge and data for more sustainable maritime transport
30 Mar 2021
Written by Jan Hoffmann, Nancy Vandycke, and Richard Martin Humphreys, Article No. 74 [UNCTAD Transport and Trade Facilitation Newsletter N°90 - Second Quarter 2021]