Press material

1107, 2017

Launch of the World Economic and Social Survey 2017 “Reflecting on seventy years of development policy analysis”

July 11th, 2017|News, Press material|

Press Briefing, Thursday, 13 July 2017 11:00 am EDT

1007, 2017

Central global forum to advance action on Sustainable Development Goals set to highlight implementation progress and challenges

July 10th, 2017|News, Press material, Sustainable Development Agenda|

High-Level Political Forum kicks off to review progress on 2030 Agenda

607, 2017

Press Briefing on 2017 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

July 6th, 2017|News, Press material|

10 July, UN Headquarters in New York

507, 2017

African tourists are an emerging powerhouse for tourism in the continent, says UNCTAD Report

July 5th, 2017|News, Press material|

UNCTAD/PRESS/PR/2017/Original: English

3006, 2017

The Economic Development In Africa Report 2017 ‘Tourism for Transformative and Inclusive Growth’

June 30th, 2017|News, Press material|

Geneva, 29 June 2016 – Reaching the peak of Mt Kilimanjaro, having a medical procedure in Tunisia, observing Rhino’s at an eco-lodge in Namibia, rafting the Zambezi River, these are all forms of a growing and eclectic tourism industry in Africa. This year, UNCTAD’s ‘Economic Development in Africa Report 2017’ focuses on ‘Tourism for transformative […]

2706, 2017

To Support Addis Ababa Action Agenda, India makes first voluntary contribution to UN Tax Trust Fund

June 27th, 2017|News, Press material|

US$100,000 will be dedicated to ensure developing countries’ participation in UN Tax Committee work

2406, 2017

Public service awards honour initiatives in 11 countries that are advancing SDG progress

June 24th, 2017|News, Press material|

United Nations Rewards Public Service Innovation Worldwide

2106, 2017

World population projected to reach 9.8 billion in 2050, and 11.2 billion in 2100 – says UN

June 21st, 2017|News, Press material|

New York, 21 June – The current world population of 7.6 billion is expected to reach 8.6 billion in 2030, 9.8 billion in 2050 and 11.2 billion in 2100, according to a new United Nations report being launched today. With roughly 83 million people being added to the world’s population every year, the upward trend […]

1906, 2017

New global and regional population estimates and projections presented by the United Nations

June 19th, 2017|News, Press material|

Press Briefing, Wednesday, 21 June

1406, 2017

Migrants send home 51 per cent more money than a decade ago lifting millions out of poverty, says new report

June 14th, 2017|News, Press material|

Press launch on 14 June in New York