5 mai 2020

EIF – Au Sénégal le commerce électronique renforce la lutte conte le COVID-19

Le ministère du commerce accélère les mesures visant à faciliter l'accès aux biens et services essentiels pendant la pandémie.   Alors que la pandémie de...
5 mai 2020

WBG – COVID-19: We’re tracking digital responses worldwide. Here’s what we see

Digital technologies are vital tools for helping people cope with stay-at-home orders and social distancing requirements during the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). Digital technologies are instrumental...
4 mai 2020

EIF – In the world’s poorest countries, the move to digitalize trade procedures is needed now more than ever

Paperless trade offers benefits like reduced transaction costs, increased regulatory compliance and more. Least developed countries (LDCs) are lagging behind, with only 45% of LDCs...
4 mai 2020

CUTS and UNIDO called for a multilateral regime on data privacy and other aspects of cyber security

“Data privacy among other aspects of cyber security is critical for the future growth of electronic commerce. It is an imperative for the international community...
4 mai 2020

UNECE – UN/CEFACT standards key to automate information flows along digital trade and transport ‎corridors in Eastern Europe and beyond

The automation of information flows along digital trade and transport corridors has the potential to strengthen supply chains and help countries deal with the COVID-19...
4 mai 2020

UNIDO – The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on e-commerce and its interplay with cybersecurity and privacy in the digital space

Due to the COVID-19 emergency, this year, the UNCTAD’s E-commerce Week was conducted over Webex videoconferencing from 27 April-1 May 2020. The conference convened stakeholders...
4 mai 2020

L’IATA et l’UPU craignent un manque de capacité du transport aérien

L’Association du transport aérien international (IATA) et l’Union postale universelle (UPU) craignent une insuffisance de la capacité du transport aérien pour les services postaux et...
4 mai 2020

WTO report looks at role of e-commerce during the COVID-19 pandemic

The WTO Secretariat has published a new information note looking at how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected e-commerce, including the implications for cross-border trade. It...
1 mai 2020

UNCTAD – Securing access to financial services for vulnerable people during COVID-19

Managing the COVID-19 health crisis and the economic recovery ahead requires substantial financial resources. In addition to dealing with financial concerns at the macro level,...
30 avril 2020

UNCTAD – Senegalese e-payment company shows resilience in a time of crisis

Youma Dieng Fall, co-founder of PayDunya and member of UNCTAD’s eTrade for Women community, shares how the business has adapted to the coronavirus crisis, bouncing...