15 août 2019

WTO AND UPU – CROSS-BORDER TRADE

Discover the seminar and workshop at Parcel+Post Expo this year, including: Defining the parcel locker Technology and lockers Paul Donohoe, Manager Digital Economy & Trade...
14 août 2019

ITU – High Altitude Platform Stations (HAPS) — bringing connectivity to all

As emerging economies around the world focus on digital transformation as a path toward socioeconomic empowerment, bringing connectivity to all is increasingly critical. Nearly half...
8 août 2019

ISOC – Working Together for an Internet for Women

How can we get more girls and young women involved in the Internet? Since 2017, the Internet Society’s Women SIG has developed global actions to...
5 août 2019

AfDB – From youth empowerment to youth investment: the Jobs for Youth in Africa strategy

Africa’s greatest asset is its young people. However, without harnessing their potential and equipping them with skills of the future, restless, hungry, unemployed young people...
2 août 2019

UNCTAD – Iraq sets sights on e-commerce opportunities

Years of conflict have ravaged Iraq’s economy and infrastructure. As it struggles to rebuild, the country is keen on tapping e-commerce’s potential. Iraq is laying...
2 août 2019

The World Bank – The Future of Work in Africa: The Roles of Skills, Informality, and Social Protection in Unleashing the Promise of Digital Technologies for All

  As developing countries brace for technological advances and other disruptions arising from climate shocks, fragility, economic integration and population transitions that will fundamentally transform...
2 août 2019

ITU digital gender champion becomes leading AI service provider

By Doreen Bogdan-Martin, Director of ITU’s Telecommunication Development Bureau Artificial intelligence is one of the hottest tickets in the ICT space right now – and...
26 juillet 2019

UNCTAD – Bangladesh creates fertile ground for e-commerce growth

The ICT sector in Bangladesh has grown by 40% annually since 2010, thanks to public and private sector initiatives. Bangladesh has laid down an exemplary...
23 juillet 2019

WTO – Provisional programme for 2019 Public Forum now available

This year’s WTO Public Forum, entitled “Trading Forward: Adapting to a Changing World”, will feature 137 sessions focusing on how to adapt to a rapidly...