19 décembre 2017

Diplo Foundation: Digital Commerce (just-in-time Geneva-based course)

Originally published on diplomacy.edu This course aims to assist permanent missions and international organisations in Geneva to increase their knowledge and capacity to engage in...
19 décembre 2017

IDB: FROM LAMBAYEQUE TO FRANCE: MAKING THE EXPORT LEAP THROUGH EXPORTA FÁCIL

Originally published on IDB Posted By Marisol Rodriguez Chatruc, Christian Volpe Martincus Comments To learn more about this issue, see chapter 4 of Out Of the Border Labyrinth,...
18 décembre 2017

Consumers International: E-commerce – which way forward?

Originally published on Consumers International The 11th World Trade Organisation Ministerial Committee took place this month in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Although a working group on e-commerce was formed,...
20 novembre 2017

Vers une plateforme de données numérique collaborative et ouverte pour améliorer le transport public urbain en Afrique

Conférence Atelier le 09 Novembre 2017 au siège de l'AFD à Paris Dans un contexte de croissance urbaine africaine rapide, le développement de politiques de...
20 juin 2017

Realising the potential of Africa’s youth

"UNCTAD is proud to partner with the Government of Rwanda to champion youth technology entrepreneurship across the continent", said UNCTAD Secretary-General Mukhisa Kituyi. "It is...
20 mai 2017

The ITU data visualisation tool is a solution

The ITUdata visualisation toolis a solution in the TradeForAll area of ICT infrastructure and services - Try it! http://www.itu.int/net4/ITU-D/idi/2016/index.html
18 mai 2017

Inclusive E-Commerce: UNCTAD E-Commerce Week Interviews

E-commerce offers growth potential for the postal industry – but certain barriers must be overcome. Hear from the experience of Mr. Bishar Abdirahman Hussein -...
17 mai 2017

eTrade for all WSIS Prizes 2017 Champion!

Out of 345 nominated ICT success stories from around the world for the Online Voting Phase (30 March – 30 April), following a comprehensive review by...
16 mai 2017

Global survey reveals that most people are ill equipped to deal with ransomware

Friday’s ransomware attack, which affected 200,000 computer systems in 150 countries and crippled hospitals across the United Kingdom, is a frightening reminder of how much...
12 mai 2017

UNCTAD, business, governments & civil society work together to develop the best strategies for inclusive e-commerce

Mukhisa Kituyi and Jack Ma through the lens of a youth representative. Under the theme of "Towards Inclusive E-Commerce", over 900 people from 99 countries...
10 mai 2017

WITSA A Proud Partner of the Newly Launched eTrade for All Online Platform

WITSA A Proud Partner of the Newly Launched eTrade for All Online Platform Chairman and Secretary General participate in first gathering of stakeholders of the...
10 mai 2017

E-Commerce Serving Mostly Rich Economies; UNCTAD Launches Online Platform For Inclusivity

Electronic commerce is booming but mostly for high income economies, speakers said at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), which is holding...
10 mai 2017

UN and e-Residency join forces to empower entrepreneurs in the developing world

The UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has gathered global policy makers and leading entrepreneurs in Geneva for e-Commerce Week. They’ll hear how Estonia’s...
4 mai 2017

UNCTAD e-commerce Week 2017: Putting people at the heart of the digital economy

Consumers International Blog (Switzerland), 26 April 2017 To mark UNCTAD e-commerce week (24-28 April 2017), Consumers International’s Director General Amanda Long outlines the need for...
4 mai 2017

Friends of E-commerce for Development Launch Roadmap for International Trade and Development Policy

The ministers from Friends of E-commerce for Development (FED) members, namely Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Kenya, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Uruguay, acknowledged E-Commerce...
21 avril 2017

Measuring the environment for e-commerce: A new tool

In order to promote e-commerce for development, policymakers and analysts increasingly want to know what the conditions are in their countries to support online business...
21 avril 2017

WSIS Prizes 2017

WSIS Prizes is a unique international contest developed in response to requests from the WSIS stakeholders to create an effective mechanism to evaluate and recognize...