9 junio 2020

World Bank – Closing the Digital Gender Gap: Why Now Should Have Been Yesterday

Why did we have to wait for a pandemic of this magnitude to realize that digital access should be universal? Why do people tend to...
9 junio 2020

UNCDF – Expression Of Interest: The Gambia Fintech Challenge

The United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) makes public and private finance work for the poor in the world’s 47 least developed countries (LDCs). With its capital...
8 junio 2020

UNCITRAL – Bahrain accedes to the UN Electronic Communications Convention

    Bahrain has acceded to the United Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts (2005) (the "Electronic Communications Convention"). With its accession...
    4 junio 2020

    WEF – 4 key steps to support cross-border payments and digital trade growth

      Addressing challenges to cross border payments is critical to preserving the future growth of the digital economy. Modernized trade agreements as well as interoperability and...
      4 junio 2020

      WCO – Japan supports WCO Project to Build the Capacity of Developing Countries’ Customs Administrations Respond to COVID-19

        The Secretary General of the World Customs Organization (WCO), Dr. Kunio Mikuriya, and the Japanese Ambassador to Belgium, H.E. Mr. Makita Shimokawa virtually exchanged Notes...
        4 junio 2020

        CUTS and UNIDO called for a multilateral regime on data privacy and other aspects of cyber security

          “Data privacy among other aspects of cyber security is critical for the future growth of electronic commerce. It is an imperative for the international community...
          28 mayo 2020

          UNCTAD – UN seeks to build transport and trade resilience in wake of COVID-19

            UNCTAD and the five UN regional commissions join forces to help developing countries tackle trade and transport challenges from the coronavirus pandemic.   A new...
            28 mayo 2020

            UPU reports record drop in global postal volumes

              A new report by the Universal Postal Union (UPU), the UN specialized agency for postal matters, titled, “The COVID-19 crisis and the postal sector” shows...
              28 mayo 2020

              Internet Society – How Has COVID-19 Impacted Last Mile Networks?

              If your household is anything like mine, your Internet connection has experienced a significant increase in usage over these last several months. We’re streaming more...
              27 mayo 2020

              UNCDF and Sida Partnership Looks to Support Last-Mile Digital Inclusion Beyond COVID-19

                When public transportation is completely halted, it not only puts personal lives on hold. It also puts entire businesses, sectors and value chains on hold...