25 janvier 2021

ESCAP – UN Global Survey on Digital and Sustainable Trade Facilitation 2021

  The fourth UN Global Survey on Digital and Sustainable Trade Facilitation was initiated on 4 January 2021. Data will be collected, validated and verified...
21 janvier 2021

UNCDF – Join our Central Africa advisory panel on women and digital financial services

UNCDF is launching a call for applications to establish a panel of consumers to advance financial inclusion in Central Africa.   Note: We have extended...
21 janvier 2021

WBG – Digitalizing the Maritime Sector Set To Boost the Competitiveness and Resilience of Global Trade

Joint report by the World Bank and IAPH to assist ports and maritime transport community accelerate digitalization and minimize ship-shore human interaction and COVID-19 risks....
21 janvier 2021

Readying regional trade agreements for future crises and pandemics

Policy responses to the COVID-19 pandemic have heavily disrupted trade and supply chains, with many countries putting in place ad hoc trade-restrictive measures, seemingly without any concern...
20 janvier 2021

UNCDF – Digital Community Entrepreneurs Making Technology Work for Ugandan Rural Farmers

Agriculture has for several years formed the backbone of Uganda’s economy. The agriculture sector employs about 70 percent of Uganda’s working population, yet the country’s...
20 janvier 2021

ITU Europe kicks off regional preparations for the World Telecommunication Development Conference 2021

Delegates identified European priorities and launched Digital Trends in Europe 2021, a Youth Declaration and a Network of Women   Preparations for the ITU World Telecommunication...
15 janvier 2021

Members of the Asia/Pacific region discuss the steps towards effective implementation of the WCO E-Commerce Framework of Standards

From 12 to 15 January 2021, the World Customs Organization (WCO) delivered an Online Regional Workshop on E-Commerce for the Asia/Pacific region. The workshop was...
15 janvier 2021

UNCTAD – How science, tech and innovation can help beyond the pandemic

International cooperation on the science, technology and innovation frontiers can fast-track sustainable development progress after the COVID-19 crisis, experts say. The coronavirus pandemic has compelled...
14 janvier 2021

WBG – Building a Better Normal under COVID-19: Harnessing Digital Technologies in the Philippines

The World Bank delivered a report on the digital economy that contributed to further the Bank’s engagements with the Government of the Philippines (GoP), informed...
14 janvier 2021

WBG – Innovation and Digital Transformation in the Financial Sector in Malawi

The Malawi Financial Sector Technical Assistance Project unlocked opportunities for inclusive growth for banks, micro-finance institutions, and savings and credit cooperatives by transforming the digital...