UNCTAD´s Programme Budget and Financing of Technical Cooperation Activities

The Secretariat is composed of about 400 staff members with an annual regular budget of approximately $68 million from the United Nations and $40 million of extra-budgetary technical assistance funds.

UNCTAD technical cooperation activities are financed from three main sources:
  • Trust funds (i.e. voluntary contributions from donors)
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • United Nations programme budget