Debt RestructuringDisplaying results 1 - 10 of 15
UN warns of soaring global public debt: a record $92 trillion in 2022
12 Jul 2023
About 3.3 billion people now live in countries where debt interest payments are greater than expenditure on health or education.
Improving debt management in Mauritania
12 Jul 2023
UNCTAD and its partners help equip the African nation with the tools and knowledge to better manage its public debt and enhance transparency.
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.
UNCTAD welcomes Paris Club debt agreement with Suriname
5 Jul 2022
The organization calls for all debt relief and restructuring to be consistent with the achievement of Agenda 2030.
Helping Chad strengthen public debt management
25 Feb 2022
A new UNCTAD project will help the African nation upgrade its debt management system and improve its capacity to record, monitor and report on public finances.
At UNCTAD15 leaders count the cost of not fixing the global debt crisis
7 Oct 2021
The international debt system needs an overhaul to address unsustainable debt burdens in developing countries.
Debt relief and productive capacities key to recovery in middle-income countries
16 Jun 2021
Solving the challenges facing this diverse group of nations, which are home to three out of four people, is critical to putting the world on a more sustainable and inclusive post-COVID-19 development path.
COVID-19 is a matter of life and debt, global deal needed
23 Apr 2020
The coronavirus pandemic hits developing countries at a time when they have already been struggling with unsustainable debt burdens for many years, as well as with rising health needs. UNCTAD calls for $1 trillion in debt relief.
Soaring debt burden threatens global goals, experts warn
21 Nov 2019
Concerted and urgent multilateral action is needed to release developing countries from current debt traps.