UNCTAD updates principles to promote biodiversity-friendly trade
Transforming trade, backing productive capacities is key to fixing global economy
Mauritius unveils plan to expand its industrial output
The island nation seeks to overcome the challenges on its development path to sustain the spectacular economic growth it has achieved in recent years.
Vanuatu graduates from least developed country status
Despite setbacks due to repeated natural disasters, the island nation has enjoyed steady economic growth since the mid-2000s.
Improve productive capacities in the world’s poorest countries for stronger recovery, UNCTAD says
The COVID-19 economic crisis is forecast to reverse years of painstaking development progress in education and nutrition, and to pull 32 million people back into extreme poverty.
COVID-19 cuts global maritime trade, transforms industry
COVID-19 and beyond: What role for LDCs?
By Paul Akiwumi, Director for Africa and Least Developed Countries, UNCTAD