Welcome to our Fall Newsletter

Dear all,

Our partnership has reached a new milestone with the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFs) joining as its 35th member! We have asked them what are their priorities in the region and how they wish to contribute even further to our common agenda. Discover the exclusive interview here below.

In October, the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference 2022 has also come to an end, with the election of the new leadership team and the adoption of a number of resolutions offering potential avenues to better harness global and inclusive digital transformation. Check out the Final Act here below.

October is also WBG’s Annual Meetings time. In framing the context of the Meetings, President Malpass called for interventions in key areas like education, health preparedness, and macroeconomic policies to improve the allocation of global capital as well as increased resources for climate initiatives. We have selected a few events focusing on digital, check them out!

This month, the UPU brought its World Leaders Forum back to the in-person format, to tackle the postal digital r(evolution). Watch the recordings to learn about the future of postal services.

Finally, don’t miss the latest reports and key findings from UNCTAD’s Creative Economy Outlook 2022 and ITC’s SME Competitiveness Outlook 2022.

Until then, enjoy the read!