Science and Technology PolicyDisplaying results 1 - 10 of 28
In an AI-driven digital economy, how can developing countries keep up?
8 Dec 2023
UNCTAD eWeek renews the global call to guide artificial intelligence so it unifies rather than divides, helping to create an inclusive and human-centred digital future.
Seven questions to ask on technology and innovation for Sustainable Development Goals
3 Apr 2023
Written by Xiaolan Fu, Professor of Technology and International Development, University of Oxford
Developing countries cannot afford to miss out on the green tech revolution
30 Mar 2023
By Shamika N. Sirimanne, Director of UNCTAD’s Division on Technology and Logistics
How developing countries can seize ‘green windows of opportunity’ with innovative technologies
26 Oct 2022
Concerted global efforts are needed to help developing economies leverage technological innovations for sustainable development.
UNCTAD outlines new productive sectors for economic diversification
25 Oct 2022
The new report is aimed at helping countries harness technology and innovation for faster and more inclusive and sustainable economic growth.
A call for more international cooperation in science and technology policies
17 Nov 2021
Officials engaged in science, technology and innovation policymaking in Africa, Asia and Latin America enhance their capacity and exchange experiences.
UNCTAD15: Policies are critical to harnessing frontier technologies for good
8 Oct 2021
Good policy choices and actions will make the difference in steering technological change towards economic recovery and development outcomes that leave no one behind.
Social activism needed to rein in tech’s destructive elements
13 Apr 2021
Civil society can lead a global movement to steer the tech agenda towards inclusive and sustainable development, experts say.
How science, tech and innovation can help beyond the pandemic
15 Jan 2021
International cooperation on the science, technology and innovation frontiers can fast-track sustainable development progress after the COVID-19 crisis, experts say.