Beyond Recovery, Towards 2030: Digital Technologies for Charting a Sustainable Development Roadmap
Achim Steiner, Administrator, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
The digital economy is a cornerstone of sustainable development
Xiaozhun Yi, World Trade Organization, Deputy Director General
The Role of Digitalization in the Decade of Action for Africa
Written by Dr. Vera Songwe
Under-Secretary General of the United Nations and Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Harnessing the power of digital technology for a healthier world
Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, World Health Organization Director-General
Digital platforms give lifeline to Kenya’s creatives amid COVID-19
With live shows on pause due to the pandemic, creative industries in Kenya are tapping into new revenue streams on digital platforms and outlets to build resilience.
Ugandan e-commerce platforms power recovery from COVID-19 crisis
Partnerships with development agencies and government efforts to boost the digital economy are helping soften the economic blow of the pandemic.
Should digitally delivered products be exempted from customs duties?
Written by Rashmi Banga, UNCTAD Economist