6 avril 2020

ITC – Ugandan start-ups part of the solution during COVID-19

Start-ups in Uganda are developing innovative products to help consumers and businesses survive during COVID-19 Being locked at home with borders sealed, seeing transport halted...
6 avril 2020

UNCTAD – Coronavirus reveals need to bridge the digital divide

The coronavirus speeds up the transition to a digital economy while exposing the digital gap between countries and societies. The global crisis brought on by...
3 avril 2020

IDB – 2020 Call for Proposals

Announcement In response to the exceptional circumstances that the world and Latin America and the Caribbean are experiencing, the 2020 Call for Proposals under the...
3 avril 2020

ITU – Special emergency session of the Broadband Commission pushes for action to extend internet access and boost capacity to fight COVID-19

UN advisory body sets out an Agenda for Action to ensure the networks the whole world is now relying on are robust, resilient and within...
2 avril 2020

OMC – Les dirigeants de l’ICC et de l’OMC lancent un appel en faveur d’un dialogue avec les entreprises pour préparer un plan de réponse aux conséquences de la COVID-19 sur le commerce

Le Directeur général de l’OMC, Roberto Azevêdo, et le Secrétaire général de la Chambre de commerce internationale, John Denton, ont publié le 2 avril une...
2 avril 2020

CCI – Les conséquences du coronavirus en Afrique : Quelles mesures les dirigeants peuvent-ils prendre ?

par Dorothy Tembo, Directrice exécutive par intérim de l’ITC Le nouveau coronavirus COVID-19 ayant atteint le continent africain, les pays se préparent à endiguer la...
1 avril 2020

EIF – Covid-19, Least developed countries and financial support

What are international institutions pledging in the wake of the pandemic? The unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic is first and foremost a humanitarian disaster. Expectedly, its effects...
1 avril 2020

ESCAP – Digital Resilience against COVID-19

The rapid spread of COVID-19 has been causing cascading economic and social stress across the world. The production of goods and services has decreased in...
1 avril 2020

UNCTAD – COVID-19 requires gender-equal responses to save economies

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is not gender neutral, as it affects men and women differently. Therefore, we must not be gender blind in...
27 mars 2020

ITC – Supporting small businesses through the COVID-19 crisis

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is causing a global health emergency, and a global economic slowdown. Trade, investment, growth, and employment are all affected and the...