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Trade wars are huge threats to food security
22 Jan 2020
Written byDr. Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary-General of UNCTAD
Trade war leaves both US and China worse off
6 Nov 2019
Tariffs imposed by the United States on China are economically hurting both countries, UNCTAD warnes in a new paper released today.
Non-tariff measures course empowers trainees from 32 countries
10 Oct 2019
Participants deepen knowledge on using non-tariff measures to foster market access and sustainable development.
Trade barriers: picking the good from the bad and the ugly
10 Oct 2019
Experts set to examine how to use non-tariff measures as a tool to foster market access and sustainable development.
How trade wars pose a threat to the global economy
8 Feb 2019
Written byPamela Coke-Hamilton, Director, Division on International Trade and Commodities (UNCTAD)
Eighteenth Report on G20 Investment Measures
9 Nov 2017
The joint UNCTAD-OECD Report indicates that investment policy measures taken by G20 Members were mostly geared towards greater openness for foreign investment. At the same time, there has been an increase in policies related to national security.
UNCTAD Chief says investment outlook subdued, urges investment for sustainable development
9 Sep 2013
UNCTAD Secretary-General Mukhisa Kituyi warned Sunday that the road to global investment recovery remains bumpy, with investors reluctant to expand their businesses in the face of widespread economic fragility and policy uncertainty. According to the UNCTAD World Investment Report, global foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2012 contracted by 18 per cent.
World Investment Report 2013: Global Value-Chains: Investment and Trade for Development
26 Jun 2013
The WIR 2013 presents the latest trends in foreign direct investment (FDI) and contains in-depth analysis of policy developments, investment prospects, and key emerging issues related to investment -- including financial flows via offshore centres, and divestments.
UNCTAD briefs New York-based delegates and civil society on new investment policy framework
8 Feb 2013
More than 70 delegates and civil society representatives attended the presentation of UNCTAD's new Investment Policy Framework for Sustainable Development (IPFSD) at the UN headquarters in New York.