How to craft a strong WTO deal on fishing subsidies
By David Vivas Eugui, Legal Officer, UNCTAD
Growing plastic pollution in wake of COVID-19: how trade policy can help
The pandemic has led to a surge in pollution from disposable products like plastic face masks and hand sanitizer bottles. Effective trade rules can help limit the spread of coronavirus waste.
Why a sustainable blue recovery is needed
Written by Mukhisa Kituyi, UNCTAD Secretary-General, and Dona Bertarelli, UNCTAD Special Adviser for the Blue Economy
COVID-19 offers opportunity to save our ocean
The increasingly unsustainable use of marine resources for economic activities has hurt the health of our oceans, seas and coasts. Governments and businesses have the opportunity to turn the tide and make blue economy sectors more "green" in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.
Dona Bertarelli named UNCTAD special adviser for the blue economy
COVID-19 offers opportunities to make fishing industries more sustainable
Barbados bets on tuna to boost the value of fish exports
Belize seeks to diversify, add value to seafood exports
Costa Rica on course for a vibrant and inclusive blue economy
Country seeks to optimize the potential of a sustainable wild capture fisheries sector.