29 August 2019

ITU – Top experts discuss key issues at ITU Workshop on Fintech Security

    ‘Fintech’ or financial technology is one of the fastest growing segments in the financial services industry – and it has massive potential to improve lives...
    29 August 2019

    EIF – Ramkrishna Adhikari: with a young, tech-savvy population, Nepal forging ahead on its e-Commerce path

      Nepal’s Under Secretary at the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies talks all things trade – online What is the current state of ecommerce in...
      29 August 2019

      AfDB – G7 Summit: President Macron and G7 leaders provide Bank’s AFAWA initiative with $251 million.

        French President Emmanuel Macron and G7 leaders on Sunday approved a package totalling $251 million in support of the African Development Bank’s AFAWA initiative to...
        29 August 2019

        ITC issues call for women entrepreneurs to join second phase of SheTrades Invest

          The International Trade Centre (ITC) today announced a new call for women entrepreneurs and women-owned businesses to apply to join SheTrades Invest for an opportunity...
          27 August 2019

          ITC-WEF – Factories are no longer the sure route to prosperity. Here’s why

            Think about countries growing out of poverty and you probably picture something like this: underemployed workers leaving inefficient farms for factories that make textiles and...
            15 August 2019

            WTO AND UPU – CROSS-BORDER TRADE

            Discover the seminar and workshop at Parcel+Post Expo this year, including: Defining the parcel locker Technology and lockers Paul Donohoe, Manager Digital Economy & Trade...
            14 August 2019

            ITU – High Altitude Platform Stations (HAPS) — bringing connectivity to all

              As emerging economies around the world focus on digital transformation as a path toward socioeconomic empowerment, bringing connectivity to all is increasingly critical. Nearly half...
              12 August 2019

              ITU – Empowering girls to code for a bright and promising future

                African Girls Can Code Initiative (AGCCI) is a four-year programme designed to train young girls to become programmers and ICT creators, and encourage further education and...
                8 August 2019

                ISOC – Working Together for an Internet for Women

                How can we get more girls and young women involved in the Internet? Since 2017, the Internet Society’s Women SIG has developed global actions to...
                5 August 2019

                AfDB – From youth empowerment to youth investment: the Jobs for Youth in Africa strategy

                  Africa’s greatest asset is its young people. However, without harnessing their potential and equipping them with skills of the future, restless, hungry, unemployed young people...