22 junio 2020

ADB – How Rwanda is spurring a generation of women in technology

Rwanda is renowned as a pioneer for gender equality. In 2020, it was the only African country ranked in the top 10 of the World...
19 junio 2020

UNCDF – COVID-19 changing the landscape for migrants and remittances

    The pandemic’s effect on the flow of global remittances sent by migrants back home to low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) is projected to be one...
    18 junio 2020

    ITC – Fresh food producers from Africa and Eastern Europe take part in innovative virtual trade fair

      ITC supported dozens of companies to participate in 2020’s entirely virtual United Fresh LIVE! trade fair   Dozens of fresh produce companies trading in everything...
      17 junio 2020

      CEPAL – Alicia Bárcena: En el mundo post-COVID el bienestar social no será posible sin la transformación digital

        La Secretaria Ejecutiva de la CEPAL participó hoy en el Diálogo de Alto Nivel Tecnologías Digitales en tiempos de COVID19, donde instó a vincular la...
        17 junio 2020

        ADB – The relevance of digital skills in the COVID-19 era

          The COVID-19 global pandemic has changed how the world functions, illustrating the limitations of many existing systems and highlighting the need to reimagine the role...
          16 junio 2020

          UPU – Remittances: A lifeline that must not be severed

            Globally hundreds of millions of people rely on the money sent home by migrants working abroad. Many of these families live in rural areas where...
            16 junio 2020

            UNCDF launches a crowd funding platform for young Gambian entrepreneurs

              The United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) and the consortium of Mobi-Changa, ThundaFund and Thunda Africa (on the 4th of June) announced their partnership to develop and...
              16 junio 2020

              DiPLO – Digital Roadmap: The realistic acceleration of digital cooperation

              The UN Secretary-General’s Roadmap for Digital Cooperation, presented on 11 June, comes at the time when the world is trying to grasp the tectonic economic, political,...
              15 junio 2020

              WEF – Building a Roadmap for Cross Border Data Flows

                Please click here to view the recording of the Launch Event for A Roadmap for Cross-Border Data Flows in the post COVID-19 Era, on Tuesday, 10 June 2020. Password...
                15 junio 2020

                UNCTAD – Cambodia’s digital startups help blunt economic impact of COVID-19

                  An uptick in business, especially in the delivery of food and essential items, is enhancing resilience in the wake of the crisis.   Business is...