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Decarbonizing shipping: How to speed up the transition and ensure it’s fair
1 Dec 2023
Shipping is international in nature. A just and equitable transition is necessary as the sector eyes a low-carbon future with sustained economic growth.
Investing in the energy transition: Countries need more balanced policies
21 Nov 2023
New UNCTAD analysis examines incentives and disincentives for renewable energy investment worldwide and how developing countries can strategize.
UNCTAD’s inclusive growth index underscores need to move beyond GDP
17 Nov 2023
The tool helps countries know who is benefiting from economic growth, whether it’s environmentally sustainable and other indicators of progress.
Least developed countries: Global financial system must urgently address climate and development needs
7 Nov 2023
UNCTAD's Least Developed Countries Report 2023 says the enormous funding gaps in these countries must be covered mainly by long-term, low-cost and accessible financial flows from international public sources.
Decades-old South-South trade deal offers new hope for sustainable future
1 Nov 2023
Greater cooperation and policy coordination are key to reviving the landmark Global System of Trade Preferences among Developing Countries for a greener and better tomorrow.
COP28: UNCTAD and partners to show how trade can advance pro-development climate goals
26 Oct 2023
For the first time at the annual climate summit, international organizations will spotlight policy options for developing countries to capture emerging trade opportunities while adapting to climate change.
World Investment Forum 2023 ends with strong call for greater private and public investment
20 Oct 2023
The world needs increased investment flows to drive economic transformation in energy, infrastructure, agrifood and health sectors to ensure sustainable development.
UNCTAD urges channelling net-zero finance to support the energy transition in developing economies
17 Oct 2023
It issued the call at the 8th World Investment Forum, underscoring the vital need for capital in developing countries, where substantial growth opportunities exist.
Agencies win awards for promoting investment in the energy transition
16 Oct 2023
The 8th World Investment Forum unveils the winners of the UN Investment Promotion Awards 2023, celebrating their success in supercharging climate action.