UNCTAD counts the costs of achieving sustainable development goals
New analysis fills data gaps, helping countries know how much they need to spend – and how best to allocate financial resources.
Investment flows to landlocked developing countries grew by 6% in 2022
UNCTAD's World Investment Report 2023 shows that flows remained concentrated in a few economies, with the top five recipients accounting for 83% of total foreign direct investment to the group.
UNCTAD measures progress on sustainable development goals, shows impact of global crises
The annual SDG Pulse provides analysis on how the world fares in achieving targets of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
This episode of the Weekly Tradecast looks at the unique challenges for landlocked countries that impede their trade and development with UNCTAD senior economist Mussie Delelegn.
Road transport regulatory convergence framework and its sub-regional implementation strategy in West Africa
Events and meetings
Burkina Faso national workshop: Validation of studies for project to facilitate transit transport and trade in West Africa for better participation in value chains
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
LDC5 side event: Building productive capacities and impact investing in LDCs: The case of nutraceuticals
Documents and publications
Cadre de convergence réglementaire du transport routier et sa stratégie d’application sous-régionale en Afrique de l’Ouest
UNCTAD/ALDC/2022/7 - 17 May 2023
Understanding the drivers of income inequality within and across countries: Some new evidence
Working Paper, No. 2
Authors: Patrick N. Osakwe, Olga Solleder.
UNCTAD/WP/2023/1 - 27 Jan 2023
Harnessing the potential of nutraceutical products in landlocked developing countries
Assessment of comparative advantages and binding constraints
UNCTAD/ALDC/2021/8 - 03 Nov 2022
The Trans-Saharan Road Corridor - Towards an Economic Corridor: Commercializing and Managing the Trans-Saharan Road
UNCTAD/TCS/DTL/INF/2022/2 - 25 Oct 2022