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Official handle of the Conference on and . We help poorer countries reap more benefits from the global economy.
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Mukhisa  Kituyi Feb 15
H.E. Shahriar Alam State Minister for Foreign Affairs of ⁦⁩ paid me a visit to discuss support as his country looks to exit status and to deepen regional integration with its neighbors
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in informal cross-border trade Even though women play a critical role in cross-border trade, they often only benefit marginally from their trading activity due to factors, including policy, institutional, cultural, economic, and regulatory issues.
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Matt Brown 14h
Every ratification is a step 👣to in Africa ✅👍🏼😎
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ICT4D at UNCTAD 15h
The last mile is the hardest...but we are getting there. Taking a deep at to see how we can better address the complexities of last mile delivery to maximize for development
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ONU Info Feb 14
Face aux inégalités croissantes, l’ONU se bat pour un monde plus équitable ➔
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ICT4D at UNCTAD Feb 14
Continuing the conversation from 2018, what could an int'l trade deal could look like and how could we build trust in cross border ? Excited to explore this question with this April in Geneva
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UNCTAD Feb 14
Trust matters. Thinking ab what an int'l trade deal could look like, how can we build trust in cross border ? Join the discussion at 2019
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ICT4D at UNCTAD Feb 13
Question: How will technological innovations such as , , , , and impact future ? Explore this topic at April 1-5 in Geneva together with and
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UNESCO Feb 11
Women make up… < 30% of researchers, < 20% of STEM leadership positions, 3% of Nobel laureates in sciences. To change the numbers, we need to change the mindsets. ℹ️
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UN Geneva Feb 11
There is still a way to go when it comes to encouraging young women to go into science. Actions needs to be taken in high schools already. scientist Alessandra Lombardi explains what can be done.
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United Nations Feb 11
“Don't let anyone tell you that math & science is not for you" -- these leaders in science have an important message about why opening doors for girls & benefits all ⬇️
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OECD Development Centre Feb 12
El progreso en la infraestructura de banda ancha + las crecientes clases medias + las políticas específicas permitieron a Colombia aprovechar los beneficios de un escenario de crecimiento de startups en América Latina. 👉
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OECD Development Centre Feb 12
Colombia capta la atención de los inversores globales. En 2017, el stock interno de Inversión Extranjera Directa () alcanzó el 59% del PIB, uno de los + altos de América Latina y el Caribe y superior a la media de la OCDE (48%). Descubra cómo 👉
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UNCTAD Feb 12
🇦🇴Angola has its sights on weaning the economy off oil. Hitting the target 🎯 requires upgrading transport infrastructure like roads and ports, so that its other exports can compete globally. That’s the topic of our workshop in Luanda. ➡️
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UNCTAD Feb 12
With the ’s entry into force in sight, we’re in Nairobi with the and government officials from across the continent discussing how best to identify and knock down non-tariff barriers that block African trade 🚧 🚛. ➡️
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OECD Development Centre Feb 12
It’s finally here! Launch of the new report happening now in Bogota 🇨🇴with & ! Access the report at 15H00 (CET).
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UNCTAD Jan 9
More than 80 years ago, American President Franklin D. Roosevelt defined one of the most pressing tests of our time. We like this quote because it sums up what drives our work at UNCTAD:
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UNCTAD Jan 15
is the first best policy option. Collective challenges require genuinely collective measures. We must not let internationalism be sacrificed by short-term opportunism or short term political convenience. .
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ASYCUDA Programme Feb 12
In , the Customs-Centric Single Window saw the value of exports to countries rise by 9% between 2017 and 2018. Average goods clearance delay decreased from 11 days to 5 days.
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Mukhisa  Kituyi Feb 11
Accepting that globalization and the multilateral trading system are flawed in spite of the great gains they have brought to the world is a first step to reforming them to be fit for purpose in the ⁦⁩ era. My message at the
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