UNCTAD updates principles to promote biodiversity-friendly trade
Building back better requires stronger competition and consumer protection in the digital economy
New survey shows COVID-19’s impact on e-commerce in poorer nations
The coronavirus pandemic is impacting actors in the digital economy differently. While some digital businesses are showing resilience, costs are rising for others, a new UNCTAD survey shows.
Dutch funding set to boost UNCTAD’s work on e-commerce and the digital economy
Generous grant from the Netherlands will boost Africa-wide ambitions to benefit from e-commerce and provides concrete support to its least developed countries.
Myanmar shows great e-commerce promise in COVID-19 response
UNCTAD helps the southeast Asian nation develop a strategy to build on e-commerce growth in sectors such as food delivery, online retail and mobile payments.
How biodiversity-friendly trade can support COVID-19 recovery
Blue BioTrade project set to improve fortunes in the eastern Caribbean
COVID-19 has changed online shopping forever, survey shows
The pandemic has accelerated the shift towards a more digital world and triggered changes in online shopping behaviours that are likely to have lasting effects
Information society faces both new opportunities and challenges
UNCTAD discusses the state of the information society at the 15-year anniversary since the landmark World Summit on the Information Society summit.