15 July 2019

Countries advancing towards more digital and sustainable trade, finds UN Regional Commissions global survey

    UN member States are moving towards more seamless and efficient trading environments, within and beyond their national borders. In general, countries across the globe have...
    15 July 2019

    UNCTAD – Smart consumers can set a new course for people and planet

         Consumers are not just passive buyers. Their choices determine the sustainability of economic development.   Consumers hold the key to a sustainable future for...
      12 July 2019

      ISOC /Consumers International: The Internet of Things: Connecting the Dots to Become a Smart Consumer

        According to a recent survey conducted by Consumers International and the Internet Society, 63% of consumers think the way Internet-connected devices collect data is “creepy.” The...
        12 July 2019

        UNIDO: Cyber security: increasingly vital for industry

          With the onward march of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the increasing proliferation of information and communication technologies (ICTs) will bring benefits but also risks. The...
          12 July 2019

          CUTS Completes 10 Years in Geneva

            “The beauty of our work is that we have been able to cross-fertilize among our centres. We practice South-South cooperation, not just preach it.”, said...
            11 July 2019

            ITU launches latest ‘ICT Regulatory Tracker’ to help inform key policy decisions

              Information and communication technologies (ICTs) now underpin nearly every sector of the economy, boosting growth and improving lives at a pace and scale not seen...
              9 July 2019

              How are governments staying safe? ITU releases its third Global Cybersecurity Index

                More than half the world is now online for the first time ever. This is a significant step towards a more inclusive digital economy. But as information...
                8 July 2019

                Fresh from the shelf: eTrade for all Year in Review 2018-2019!

                  If you want to see eTrade for all's work from the past year in one snapshot, read our 'Year in Review' 2018-2019! In this report,...
                  5 July 2019

                  UN ECA’s 2020 Conference of Ministers to focus on industrialisation in the digital era

                    The fifty-third session of the Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) will be held...
                    4 July 2019

                    EIF – Six countries announce USD 13 million to support trade in the world’s poorest countries

                      The governments of Australia, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Japan and Sweden plan to commit approximately USD 13 million to the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) to help...