15 November 2018

UNCTAD – Africa eCommerce Dialogue: African Development in the 21st Century: Ensuring the evolving digital economy brings inclusive growth

    Writen by Sim Shagaya, Entrepreneur, Founder of Konga.com, Annona and Emotion (Nigeria) It is no longer appropriate to speak about the emergence of the digital...
    15 November 2018

    UNCTAD – India’s digital services exports hit $83 million says new survey 1

      India, with assistance from UNCTAD, conducts a new-style of trade-in-services survey to show the growing value of digitally enabled exports. As much as $83 billion...
      15 November 2018

      ITU – Strengthening Somalia’s digital economy: The key role of technology

        At the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference 2018 (PP-18), Mohammed Ibrahim, the Head of the National ICT & Digital Economy Office (NIDEO) in Somalia, discussed how his organization is...
        15 November 2018

        WIPO Conference on the Global Digital Content Market Opens in New Delhi, India – Exploring the Impact of Digital Transformation in Asia-Pacific Region, Balancing Interests of Creators and Consumers

          New Delhi, India, November 14, 2018 PR/2018/825 WIPO Director General Francis Gurry and Secretary to the Government of India, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Mr....
          15 November 2018

          GIP – 13th Internet Governance Forum – Final Report

            The three-day IGF meeting included a large number of workshops, open forums, dynamic coalition meetings, and other events that gave participants the opportunity to engage in open discussions on...
            13 November 2018

            Consumers International announces the theme for World Consumer Rights Day 2019

            Consumers International has announced that the theme for World Consumer Rights Day 2019 will be ‘Trusted Smart Products’. From smartphones to wearable fitness trackers, to voice-activated assistants...
            12 November 2018

            Unlocking the potential of African e-commerce

            November 6, 2018 By Nick Bailey Save Share2 If you talk about logistics long enough it’s practically inevitable that somewhere along the line e-commerce is going...
            11 November 2018

            ISOC – Making the Case for Community Networks at Africa IGF

            Who supplies your Internet? If you live in urban Africa, you probably get Internet access through your mobile phone or through fibre at the office...
            9 November 2018

            UNCTAD – Africa eCommerce Dialogue: How do we ensure inclusive development from digitalization in Africa?

              Written by Tim Unwin, UNESCO Chair in ICT4D, and Emeritus Professor of Geography at Royal Holloway, University of London I feel privileged to have been...
              8 November 2018

              ITC – “Creating Quality E-commerce Content” new course – registration is open

                This course introduces SMEs to the importance of creating quality e-commerce content for their online initiatives, presenting them with useful guidelines for content creation, both...