13 September 2019

Consumers International – The top five insights discussed at the G20

From robot lawyers to self-regulating IoT products, technology was a focal point at the G20 Consumer Policy conference, closely followed by sustainability and international cooperation....
13 September 2019

ITC – Sustaining the impact of Africa’s tech hubs

    New ITC report explores impact of and challenges for African technology hubs, and looks at ways for them to remain financially viable. Across Africa, technology...
    12 September 2019

    EIF – How can developing countries seize returns from the Fourth Industrial Revolution?

      Without action, one out of every four people living in LDCs will be offline due to the lack of digital skills The digital trade landscape...
      12 September 2019

      ITU Telecom World gathers steam in Budapest

        Collaboration is fundamental for achieving an inclusive digital future for all. That was the message at the ITU Telecom World 2019 opening today in Budapest, Hungary. Key...
        10 September 2019

        WEF – Africa E-Commerce Action Agenda Launches Roadmap to Sustainable Development

          Cape Town, South Africa, 3 September 2019 – The World Economic Forum, in partnership with the International Trade Centre, today released the Africa E-Commerce Agenda, an eight-step...
          10 September 2019

          EIF – The African Continental Free Trade area: dawn of a new era

            The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will transform the way Africa trades, with intra-African trade expected to increase by 15-25 per cent, and the...
            6 September 2019

            UN Regional Commissions – Interactive visualization of Trade Facilitation & Paperless Trade data

              To help countries benchmark and reduce the time and cost of trading across border, the UN Regional Commissions jointly conduct the UN Global Survey on...
              6 September 2019

              ITC – ITC and Visa Partner to Empower Women-Led Businesses to Trade Globally

                The International Trade Centre (ITC) and Visa (NYSE: V) today launched a partnership to increase the participation of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) and...
                6 September 2019

                DiploFoundation – Digital governance: Who is picking up the phone?

                  'Who do I call if I want to call Europe?' asked Kissinger a few decades ago. The essence of Kissinger’s question could easily translate to...
                  6 September 2019

                  UNCTAD – Global efforts needed to spread digital economy benefits, UN report says

                    Digital wealth is concentrated in the hands of a few US- and China-based platforms The gap between the under-connected and the hyper-digitalized countries will widen...