7 juillet 2020

UNCTAD – The role of the National Trade Facilitation Committees in the global economic recovery following COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is a calamity for global trade. UNCTAD forecasts that merchandise trade will fall by 20% in 2020 and by 27% during the second quarter...
6 juillet 2020

Partnership for inclusive e-commerce gains more support

The eTrade for all initiative has been further strengthened, with the Commonwealth Secretariat and the International Labour Organization joining the partnership.   COVID-19 has irreversibly...
6 juillet 2020

UNCTAD – Equipping East African women digital entrepreneurs to thrive

Masterclass seeks to empower and build the skills of women digital entrepreneurs in East Africa as well as explore opportunities amid the COVID-19 crisis.  ...
2 juillet 2020

DiPLO – Report: ‘Navigating Geneva’s Digital Policy Landscape’ online conference

Most Geneva-based institutions and organisations are now tackling digital aspects as part of their work. The Geneva digital policy landscape has therefore become richer and...
1 juillet 2020

WCO Secretariat issues a Note on Support to SMEs

In recognition of the Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSME) Day marked on 27 June, the WCO Secretariat issued a Secretariat Note on Support to...
29 juin 2020

ITU – An International Centre of Digital Innovation for Geneva, Switzerland and the world

ITU and TRA sign agreement to establish a new centre for digital innovation and transformation   The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority...
26 juin 2020

UNCDF – Reaching the Last Mile: The Foundation for Growth of Uganda’s Digital Economy

While there is no doubt about the continuing growth of Uganda’s digital economy, there is still room for a fast-tracked and more inclusive digital growth....
26 juin 2020

WTO, UNCTAD, ITC chiefs announce rollout of revamped trade data tool for small businesses

The heads of the WTO, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the International Trade Centre (ITC) announced on 26 June the...
26 juin 2020

ITC – Global Trade Helpdesk provides upgraded trade intelligence to MSMEs, supports inclusive post-pandemic recovery

ITC has teamed up with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the World Trade Organization (WTO) to unveil a comprehensive trade...
23 juin 2020

Internet Society – Open Call To The Next Generation of Internet Leaders – Apply for the IGF Youth Ambassadors Program

We are living in unprecedented times. COVID-19 has disrupted our world and it’s a crucial time for the Internet. We are facing issues related to...