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Global trade update
Make trade more sustainable and inclusive, leaders say
Speakers at the UN Trade Forum call for a more coherent policy framework to ensure trade plays a bigger role in climate action, while fostering development.
Ensuring a greener recovery through trade
Leading figures convene at the UN Trade Forum 2021 to explore how to ensure a COVID-19 economic recovery that protects the planet and promotes inclusive development.
Events and meetings
Documents and publications
Caribbean Community (CARICOM) export potential to the European Union
Voluntary sustainability standards: Feasibility study
UNCTAD/DITC/TAB/2021/1 - 19 Apr 2021
Build-Back-Better from COVID-19 with the adoption of Sustainability Standards in Food Systems
Research Paper No. 61
UNCTAD/SER.RP/2021/4 - 09 Mar 2021