Information society faces both new opportunities and challenges
UNCTAD discusses the state of the information society at the 15-year anniversary since the landmark World Summit on the Information Society summit.
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.
Sweden and Korea fund e-commerce work to speed economic recovery
Support will allow UNCTAD to identify good practices and recommend policies to help developing countries better rebuild their economies following the COVID-19 crisis.
Should digitally delivered products be exempted from customs duties?
Written by Rashmi Banga, UNCTAD Economist
Equipping East African women digital entrepreneurs with skills to thrive
A new UNCTAD eTrade for Women masterclass seeks to empower and build the skills of women digital entrepreneurs in the region as well as explore opportunities amid the COVID-19 crisis.