28 October 2019

Building the Digital Government – Estonia’s Digital Transformation

Estonia has 1.3 million citizens and it has become the paradigm example of digital services in a mere 20 years. When it comes to digital...
25 October 2019

UNCTAD kicks off eTrade for Women masterclass series

    The first course will be held in Skopje, North Macedonia, and led by finance minister and Grouper.mk co-founder Nina Angelovska. #eTrade4Women   UNCTAD kicks off...
    23 October 2019

    UNCTAD – 6 things to know about women in e-commerce

    It's an open secret that the technology sector struggles to attract women. Could changing the narrative be a way to get more women involved in...
    18 October 2019

    The World Bank – Connecting Africa to Broadband: A Roadmap for Inclusive Growth

      What will it take for Africa to connect an additional 1.1 billion people online by 2030 and bridge the connectivity gap? A new report launched yesterday...
      17 October 2019

      ESCAP – Artificial Intelligence emerging as a helpful tool for governments to deliver public services, reveals new UN-Google report

        Bangkok (ESCAP news) – A new study launched by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and Google today...
        15 October 2019

        Consumers International – World Standards Day 2019: Laying the foundations for a better world

        For Consumers International and its members, getting involved in the world of technical standards is an important part of protecting consumers globally. Standards are the 'silent and...
        13 October 2019

        WEF – In the digital era, tax, trade and competition rules need an upgrade

          The benefits of digitalization are clear and welcome. Yet popular debate is growing worldwide on how best to tax and regulate digital businesses to optimize...
          11 October 2019

          EIF – GLOBALISATION, ROBOTICS AND PATHWAYS TO DEVELOPMENT

            Trade for Development News discussed the future of globalisation and pathways to development with Richard Baldwin, Professor of Economics at the Graduate Institute, Geneva, and...
            11 October 2019

            Business as usual at the 74th UNGA

              A week has passed since the opening of the annual General Debate of the UN General Assembly (UNGA). The time is just about right for...
              11 October 2019

              Boosting business competitiveness in Africa with IP and innovation

                By McLean Sibanda, Managing Director, Bigen Global Limited, Harare, Zimbabwe, and Professor Tom Peter Migun Ogada, Executive Director, African Centre for Technology Studies and Chairman of the...