5 August 2020

UPU – China’s postal industry booms despite COVID-19

    While supply-chain disruptions due to the COVID-19 pandemic have left global postal volumes reeling, China’s postal business has grown in the first five months of...
    4 August 2020

    ITU – Virtual roundtable discussion explores transformation for digital economies in Asia-Pacific

      Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, countries in the Asia-Pacific region are forging ahead with their respective digital transformations. While this process and its policy environment may...
      4 August 2020

      UNCDF – Les Debuts de la Digitalisation des Paiements dans la Chaine de Valeur Riz au Benin – La Monnaie Digitale

        Lorsque nous avons rencontrés les producteurs de riz au Bénin en octobre 2019, ils ne s’imaginaient pas qu’ils seraient en mesure quelques mois plus tard,...
        4 August 2020

        WEF – COVID-19: Why we must take the widescreen view of workforce uncertainty

        Digital dexterity' is at a premium during the current crisis. A worse-case scenario is that the digital divide could widen. Corporations, SMEs and individuals can...
        3 August 2020

        World Bank – How can digital financial services help a world coping with COVID-19?

        The global economy will likely contract by over 5 percent in 2020 due to the impact of COVID-19, according to the recently released Global Economic Prospects....
        3 August 2020

        ITU – Why we’re joining forces with ITU for affordable broadband

          We are delighted with the opportunity to join forces with ITU to help provide more affordable internet access to the world’s 3.6 billion unconnected. My...
          3 August 2020

          IDB – WeXchange launches Annual Competition for Women Entrepreneurs in STEM

            THE WEXCHANGE WOMEN STEMPRENEURS COMPETITION, FOR HIGH-GROWTH WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS IN STEM IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, WILL BE RECEIVING APPLICATIONS UNTIL AUGUST 23. IDB...
            3 August 2020

            IDB – WeXchange launches Annual Competition for Women Entrepreneurs in STEM

            THE WEXCHANGE WOMEN STEMPRENEURS COMPETITION, FOR HIGH-GROWTH WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS IN STEM IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, WILL BE RECEIVING APPLICATIONS UNTIL AUGUST 23. IDB...
            3 August 2020

            AfDB – Sashaying to success: Fashionomics Africa helps designers embrace the digital age

              From a new digital marketplace to connect Africa’s creatives with global markets, to masterclasses to help designers share and learn, and webinars to inform and...
              31 July 2020

              EIF – Blockchain and LDC trade during COVID-19

                The macroeconomic context for developing country trade in the time of COVID-19 With the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic in a deeply interconnected global economy,...