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Young people advance action towards a healthy planet for all
28 Jul 2022
Youth advocacy is on the rise, turbocharging a generational movement to fight the existential threat of climate change.
A world in crisis needs both trade and aid
25 Jul 2022
By UNCTAD Secretary-General Rebeca Grynspan, WTO Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and International Trade Centre Executive Director Pamela Coke-Hamilton
How competition enforcement can boost economic recovery
22 Jul 2022
UNCTAD brings together competition authorities to discuss lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and how to support the recovery of small businesses.
UNCTAD urges action to address consumer vulnerability in financial services
22 Jul 2022
Consumers are targeted by new types of scams and fraud as digitalization and innovations in the financial markets boom.
New deal to boost debt management in Eastern and Southern Africa
20 Jul 2022
Renewed partnership will help governments in the region produce and publish reliable, comprehensive and timely debt information.
Supporting post-COVID-19 recovery among African cross-border traders
18 Jul 2022
UNCTAD equips 300 women small-scale traders in five countries with greater knowledge of trade rules, customs procedures and entrepreneurship skills.
The Weekly Tradecast: Economic diversification in Africa
14 Jul 2022
The series explores how major economic events affect developing countries. In the second episode, UNCTAD’s Africa director Paul Akiwumi talks about the urgent need for economic diversification on the continent.
Global trade hits record $7.7 trillion in first quarter of 2022
7 Jul 2022
But the positive trend for international trade may soon come to an end amid tightening policies and geopolitical frictions.
Training opens new horizons for women in ports
6 Jul 2022
UNCTAD's TrainForTrade port management programme increases women's participation in leadership roles in ports, promoting gender equality in the industry.