4 December 2019

ITU – How we are working together to build trust in digital financial services

    By Bilel Jamoussi, Chief of the Study Groups Department of ITU’s Telecommunication Standardization Bureau *The following article is based on my remarks this morning at...
    3 December 2019

    UNCTAD – Europe continues to dominate global e-commerce ranking

      European nations hold eight of the top 10 spots on UNCTAD's Business-to-Consumer (B2C) E-commerce Index 2019, which ranks 152 countries on their readiness to engage...
      3 December 2019

      UN ESCAP – Let’s give the trade a chance

          Imagine going through the day without consuming or using some product, service, data, technology, personal contact, or payment which has not – at least...
        2 December 2019

        UN ESCAP – Pathways to Influence: Promoting the Role of Women’s Transformative Leadership to Achieve the SDGs in Asia and the Pacific

          A key driver for progress is Sustainable Development Goal target 5.5 on promoting and strengthening equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in...
          28 November 2019

          UNCTAD- Keeping markets fair in digital era requires stronger cooperation

            The first Instanbul Competition Forum meets amid growing concerns about market power and wealth concentration in the hands of a few digital giants. As economies...
            28 November 2019

            ITU World Radiocommunication Conference agrees key parameters for future communication technologies

              High-speed, super-reliable, broadband connectivity enabled with 5G mobile, next-generation satellites and high altitude aerial stations The World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) concluded today as agreements...
              28 November 2019

              EQUALS in Tech Awards celebrate five outstanding initiatives to promote digital gender equality

              Winners from Ghana, Jordan, Nigeria & the USA The winners of the 2019 EQUALS in Tech Awards were announced this evening at a gala awards...
              27 November 2019

              Estonia E-residency is soft power five years after launch

                In December it will be five years since the launch of Estonia's e-residency initiative, newspaper Postimees interviewed one of the founders Siim Sikkut about the...
                22 November 2019

                UNCTAD: Call for papers for the TNC Journal related to gender equality

                Call for papers on Multinational firms and gender equality! Transnational Corporations is a longstanding policy-oriented refereed research journal on issues related to investment, multinational enterprises...
                20 November 2019

                World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 approves key transportation agreement

                  Delegates at the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt have approved international agreements that will help pave the way for better smart-city transportation. The...