Invitation to the UN Chamber Music Society Virtual Concert in Celebration of the English & Spanish Language Days at the United Nations, on 23 April 2021
Invitation to the UN Chamber Music Society Virtual Concert in Celebration of Chinese Language Day on 20 April 2021.
This week, UNCTAD told the story of how the power of blockchain is bigger than bitcoin, off the back of a discussion paper we produced for the inter-sessional for the Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD). We show how blockchain has the power to revolutionize development work, from strengthening vaccine supply chains to improving access to crop insurance for small-holder farmers. Read more in English, Français or Español.
UNCTAD is pleased to announce that our Productive Capacities Index (PCI) is now available!
UNCTAD has launched three reports since we last wrote to you. Below follows the latest news since December 2020.
Prolonged closure and military operations have left Gaza’s regional economy on the verge of collapse. An UNCTAD report to the UN General Assembly, presented this week, stresses the urgent need to end the closure of Gaza so that its people can freely trade with the rest of the occupied Palestinian territory and the world. Download it.
30 November 2020 to 10 January 2021
Duration: 6 weeks