COVID-19: UNCTAD warns of ‘lost decade’ if countries adopt austerity
UNCTAD's Trade and Development Report 2020 says coordinated public action is urgently needed for a better economic recovery.
Bold public spending only way to recover better from COVID-19
Raising wages, squeezing corporate rents key to recovery from COVID-19
UNCTAD's Trade and Development Report 2020 warns that the global economy has grown more fragile, marred by deeper inequalities.
COVID-19: A threat to food security in Africa
By Paul Akiwumi, Director for Africa and Least Developed Countries, UNCTAD
Nations to meet in Barbados to chart new path for post-coronavirus economic recovery
UNCTAD15, the UN trade and development body's fifteenth quadrennial conference, will take place under the theme “From inequality and vulnerability to prosperity for all” as the world seeks solutions for a global new normal.
COVID-19 and food security in vulnerable countries
Pamela Coke Hamilton, Director of the Division on International Trade and Commodities and Janvier Nkurunziza, Commodity Research and Analysis Section
UN calls for $2.5 trillion coronavirus crisis package for developing countries
Trade wars are huge threats to food security
Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary-General of UNCTAD
Charting the way forward for climate-resilient agriculture in Malawi
Value-addition and diversification high on the agenda - with priority given to female smallholder farmers and traders.