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Established in 1964, UNCTAD promotes the development-friendly integration of developing countries into the world economy. UNCTAD has progressively evolved into an authoritative knowledge-based institution whose work aims to help shape current policy debates and thinking on development, with a particular focus on ensuring that domestic policies and international action are mutually supportive in bringing about sustainable development.

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 1986

Review of Maritime Transport 1986

Series:
Review of Maritime Transport
21 Dec 1986
This annual review identifies the main development in world maritime transport and provides world-wide statistical data. It takes a look at supply/demand equilibrium in containerized shipping, shipbuilding and shipscrapping, the development of ports, privatization and freight markets among other ...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 1987

Review of Maritime Transport 1987

Series:
Review of Maritime Transport
19 Aug 1987
This annual review identifies the main development in world maritime transport and provides world-wide statistical data. It takes a look at supply/demand equilibrium in containerized shipping, shipbuilding and shipscrapping, the development of ports, privatization and freight markets among other ...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 1988

Review of Maritime Transport 1988

Series:
Review of Maritime Transport
14 Apr 1988
This annual review identifies the main development in world maritime transport and provides world-wide statistical data. It takes a look at supply/demand equilibrium in containerized shipping, shipbuilding and shipscrapping, the development of ports, privatization and freight markets among other ...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 1989

Review of Maritime Transport 1989

Series:
Review of Maritime Transport
15 May 1989
This annual review identifies the main development in world maritime transport and provides world-wide statistical data. It takes a look at supply/demand equilibrium in containerized shipping, shipbuilding and ship scrapping, the development of ports, privatization and freight markets among other...
TECHNOLOGY & INNOVAT RPT 2018

Technology and Innovation Report 2018

Harnessing Frontier Technologies for Sustainable Development

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Technology and Innovation Report (TIR)
18 Dec 2018
The Technology and Innovation Report 2018 discusses the role of frontier technologies in sustainable development. It outlines the main features and the manifold ways in which they can accelerate development. The report also identifies some potential risks, describes the capability, gender, and in...
DEV ECON AFRIQUE RAPPORT 2018

Le développement economique en Afrique rapport 2018

Les migrations au service de la transformation structurelle

Series:
Développement économique en Afrique, Le
17 Dec 2018
La publication EDAR 2018 intitulée "Migration et Transformation Structurelle en Afrique" met en lumière le fait que la migration intra-Afrique est pertinente pour l'agenda sur l'intégration régionale et continentale et montre qu'il y a encore des lacunes en matière de connaissance, y compris sur...
ECON DEV IN AFRICA RPT 2018

Economic Development in Africa Report 2018

Migration and Structural Transformation

Series:
Economic Development in Africa Report
7 Jun 2018
This edition highlights how intra-African migration is of relevance to the agenda for regional and continental integration and shows that there are still many knowledge gaps, including on the relationship between migration, economic and trade policies. The report seeks to remedy these gaps by dra...
INTL ACC & REPORTING ISSUES 2017

International Accounting and Reporting Issues

2017 Review

Series:
International Accounting and Reporting Issues
18 Jan 2019
This volume is dedicated to interrelated topics on enhancing the role of reporting by entities towards attaining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It discusses the role of reporting in monitoring implementation of the 2030 Agenda and how it could be further enhanced by improving quality, ...
DEV ECON AFRIQUE RAPPORT 2003

Le développement économique en Afrique 2003

Résultats commerciaux et dépendance à l’égard des produits de base

Series:
Développement économique en Afrique, Le
31 Dec 2003
Le rapport de cette année tente de mettre en perspective les raisons des médiocres résultats de l'Afrique et de la part décroissante qu'elle occupe dans le commerce mondial en passant en revue la structure et la composition de ses échanges et les problèmes de dépendance à l'égard des produits de ...
DEV ECON AFRIQUE RAPPORT 2001

Le développement économique en Afrique 2001

Bilan, perspectives et choix des politiques économiques

Series:
Développement économique en Afrique, Le
31 Dec 2001
Dans le présent rapport, le secrétariat de la CNUCED dresse un bilan du développement de l’Afrique dans les années 90 et analyse les obstacles intérieurs et extérieurs à une croissance soutenue et rapide en Afrique. Il y examine notamment différentes options pour renforcer la croissance et le dév...
ECON DEV IN AFRICA RPT 2001

Economic Development in Africa 2001

Performance, Prospects and Policy Issues

Series:
Economic Development in Africa Report
31 Dec 2001
This report reviews Africa’s development in the 1990s and analyses the domestic and external impediments to sustained and rapid growth in Africa. It discusses inter alia policy options for enhancing growth and development in Africa in order to meet the objectives set forth by the international co...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2017

Review of Maritime Transport 2017

Series:
Review of Maritime Transport
17 Jan 2018
With over 80 per cent of global trade by volume and more than 70 per cent of its value being carried on board ships and handled by seaports worldwide, the importance of maritime transport for trade and development cannot be overemphasized. The 2017 Review of Maritime Transport presents and discus...
STATE COMMODITY DEPEND 2016

State of Commodity Dependence 2016

Series:
The State of Commodity Dependence
17 Jan 2018
The 2016 edition of the State of Commodity Dependence contains 135 individual country profiles, each comprising 40 indicators mostly related to the three main dimensions of commodity dependence, namely: export commodity dependence, import commodity dependence and net merchandise and commodity tra...
TRANS CORP V24 #3 DEC 2015

Transnational Corporations Vol.24 No.3, December 2015

Series:
Transnational Corporations
18 Dec 2017
Transnational Corporations is a policy-oriented journal that serves as a specialized forum for the publication of research on the activities of transactional corporations and their implication for economic development.
INFORMATION ECON RPT 2017

Information Economy Report 2017

Digitalization, Trade and Development

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Information Economy Report (IER)
17 Jan 2018
The Information Economy Report 2017 analyzes the evolving digital economy and its implications for trade and development. While these are still early days of the digital economy, it is already clear that it will have globally transformative impacts on the way we live, work and develop our economi...
TRANS CORP V24 #2 AUG 2015

Transnational Corporations Vol.24 No.2, August 2015

Series:
Transnational Corporations
18 Dec 2017
Transnational Corporations is a policy-oriented journal that serves as a specialized forum for the publication of research on the activities of transactional corporations and their implication for economic development. The articles published in this issue covers production networks in ASEAN; fore...
TRANS CORP V24 #1 APR 2015

Transnational Corporations Vol.24 No.1, April 2015

Series:
Transnational Corporations
18 Dec 2017
Transnational Corporations is a policy-oriented journal that serves as a specialized forum for the publication of research on the activities of transactional corporations and their implication for economic development. Volume 24 Number 1 is a special issue on the theme of India's multinational en...
UNCTAD HNDBK STAT 2017

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2017

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Handbook of Statistics / Manuel de Statistiques de la CNUCED
8 Mar 2018
The UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics was first launched in 1967. Over the past 50 years, the handbook has evolved to incorporate new statistics and ensure that readers have access to the best possible information available. The 2017 edition of the Handbook continues in this tradition of excellence a...
LEAST DEV CTRIES RPT 2017

The Least Developed Countries Report 2017

Transformational Energy Access

Series:
Least Developed Countries Report
17 Jan 2018
This report focuses on the role of access to modern energy in economic structural transformation - a critical issue both for the least developed countries (LDCs) and for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The report focuses on the particular circumstances, challenges and experiences of ...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2017

Trade and Development Report 2017

Beyond Austerity - Towards a Global New Deal

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
14 Sep 2017
The Trade and Development Report (TDR), launched in 1981, is issued every year for the annual session of the Trade and Development Board. The Report analyses current economic trends and major policy issues of international concern, and makes suggestions for addressing these issues at various leve...
INTL ACC & REPORTING ISSUES 2016

International Accounting and Reporting Issues

2016 Review

Series:
International Accounting and Reporting Issues
17 Jan 2018
The International Accounting and Reporting Issues Review presents country case studies on the interrelated topics of compliance monitoring and enforcement mechanisms in relation to corporate reporting, auditing and regulation of professional accountants within the context of achieving high-qualit...
WORLD INVESTMENT RPT 2017

World Investment Report 2017

Investment and the Digital Economy

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) World Investment Report (WIR)
11 Jul 2017
The annual World Investment Report presents foreign direct investment (FDI) trends and prospects at global, regional and national levels. It also analyses the latest developments in new policy measures for investment promotion, facilitation and regulation around the world, and provides the annual...
ECON DEV IN AFRICA RPT 2017

Economic Development in Africa Report 2017

Tourism for Transformative and Inclusive Growth

Series:
Economic Development in Africa Report
31 Jul 2017
Tourism - in terms of its contribution to GDP, employment and trade - is a critical sector for many African economies, and its growth is increasingly driven by tourists originating from the continent itself. However, most African countries still face significant challenges and constraints in expl...
TRADE & DEV RPT 1988

Trade and Development Report 1988

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
31 Dec 1988
This publication identifies the key issues in the global economy and the design of development strategies addressed in the Trade and Development Report over the past three decades, tracing them through its various editions. It shows how ideas, opinions and proposals expressed in the Trade and De...
TRADE & DEV RPT 1987

Trade and Development Report 1987

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
31 Dec 1987
This publication identifies the key issues in the global economy and the design of development strategies addressed in the Trade and Development Report over the past three decades, tracing them through its various editions. It shows how ideas, opinions and proposals expressed in the Trade and De...
TRADE & DEV RPT 1986

Trade and Development Report 1986

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
31 Dec 1986
This publication identifies the key issues in the global economy and the design of development strategies addressed in the Trade and Development Report over the past three decades, tracing them through its various editions. It shows how ideas, opinions and proposals expressed in the Trade and De...
TRADE & DEV RPT 1985

Trade and Development Report 1985

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
31 Dec 1985
This publication identifies the key issues in the global economy and the design of development strategies addressed in the Trade and Development Report over the past three decades, tracing them through its various editions. It shows how ideas, opinions and proposals expressed in the Trade and De...
TRADE & DEV RPT 1984

Trade and Development Report 1984

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
31 Dec 1984
This publication identifies the key issues in the global economy and the design of development strategies addressed in the Trade and Development Report over the past three decades, tracing them through its various editions. It shows how ideas, opinions and proposals expressed in the Trade and De...
TRADE & DEV RPT 1983

Trade and Development Report 1983

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
31 Dec 1983
This publication identifies the key issues in the global economy and the design of development strategies addressed in the Trade and Development Report over the past three decades, tracing them through its various editions. It shows how ideas, opinions and proposals expressed in the Trade and De...
TRADE & DEV RPT 1982

Trade and Development Report 1982

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
31 Dec 1982
This publication identifies the key issues in the global economy and the design of development strategies addressed in the Trade and Development Report over the past three decades, tracing them through its various editions. It shows how ideas, opinions and proposals expressed in the Trade and De...