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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)
TRADE & DEV RPT 1989

Trade and Development Report 1989

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
1 Jun 1989
Global output and trade expanded very rapidly last year and are continuing to grow, though at a somewhat reduced pace. The international economy is apparently in good health. However, this appearance is misleading. The growth impulses that are present are quite fragile, and will need to be active...
TRANS CORP V23 #3 DEC 2014

Transnational Corporations, Vol.23 No.3, December 2014

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Transnational Corporations
6 Jun 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.
TRANS CORP V23 #2 AUG 2014

Transnational Corporations Vol.23 No.2, August 2014

Series:
Transnational Corporations
6 Jun 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.
COMMOD & DEV RPT 2017

Commodities and Development Report 2017

Commodities Markets, Economic Growth and Development

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Commodities and Development Report
17 Jan 2018
The 2017 Commodities and Development Report investigates the transmission channels through which commodity dependence affects micro- and macro-level development outcomes, examines long-term commodity price trends and simulates their impacts on economic agents, and highlights challenges and lesson...
TRADE & ENVIRO REVIEW 2016

Trade and Environment Review 2016

Fish Trade

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Trade and Environment Review
24 Mar 2017
The review addresses the matter of harmful incentives, primarily in terms of Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing and fisheries subsidies, as an important part of the toolkit to restore fish populations, foster sustainable fisheries and deliver substantial economic and social gains. ...
LEAST DEV CTRIES RPT 2016

The Least Developed Countries Report 2016

The Path to Graduation and Beyond: Making the most of the process

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Least Developed Countries Report
3 Jan 2017
Graduation is the process through which least developed countries (LDCs) cease to be members of the LDC category, in recognition of their advances in development. In principle, it marks a shift from dependency to a greater degree of self-sufficiency and emergence from the development "traps" whic...
ADVANCED GUIDE TRADE POLICY ANALYS

An Advanced Guide to Trade Policy Analysis

The Structural Gravity Model

25 Apr 2017
This Advanced Guide to Trade Policy Analysis is a follow-up to the original Practical Guide to Trade Policy Analysis. It provides the most recent tools for analysis of trade policy using structural gravity models. Written by experts who have contributed to the development of theoretical and empir...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2016 (R)

Review of Maritime Transport 2016 (Russian language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Russian)
9 Feb 2016
The Review of Maritime Transport is an UNCTAD flagship publication, published annually since 1968. It provides an analysis of structural and cyclical changes affecting seaborne trade, ports and shipping, as well as an extensive collection of statistical information. The present edition of the Rev...
TRANSPORTE MARITIMO EN 2016

Informe sobre el transporte marítimo 2016

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Transporte Marítimo, El
9 May 2016
En el presente número del Informe sobre el transporte marítimo se considera que las perspectivas a largo plazo del comercio marítimo y las empresas del sector son positivas. En 2015, el producto interno bruto mundial aumentó un 2,5%, tasa igual a la de 2014. Los países obtuvieron distintos result...
ETUDE TRANSPORTS MARITIM 2016 (F)

Étude sur les transports maritimes 2016

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Etude sur les transports maritimes
11 Mar 2016
Le present chapitre traite de l'évolution Durant la période de janvier 2015 a juillet 2016. En 2015, le produit intérieur brut (PIB) mondial a progressé de 2,5%, un rythme identique a celui de 2014. Dans un context de baisse des cours du pétrole et des produits de base, de faiblesse de la demande...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2016

Review of Maritime Transport 2016

Series:
Review of Maritime Transport
3 Jan 2017
The Review of Maritime Transport is an UNCTAD flagship publication, published annually since 1968. It provides an analysis of structural and cyclical changes affecting seaborne trade, ports and shipping, as well as an extensive collection of statistical information. The present edition of the Rev...
UNCTAD HNDBK STAT 2016

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2016

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Handbook of Statistics / Manuel de Statistiques de la CNUCED
16 Jan 2017
The UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics provides a comprehensive, reliable, coherent and comparable collection of statistical data relevant to the analysis of international trade, investment and development for individual countries, geographical regions and for selected economic groupings. The publicat...
RAPPORT SUR COMMERCE DEV 2016

Rapport sur le commerce et le développement 2016

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Rapport sur le commerce et le développement
27 Oct 2016
Cette publication souligne le rôle central de l'industrialisation et examine l'un des grands défis politiques au coeur du programme de développement à l'horizon 2030: comment établir des liens forts et des complémentarités entre les secteurs productifs nécessaires pour établir un cercle vertueux ...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2016

Trade and Development Report 2016

Structural Transformation for Inclusive and Sustained Growth

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report
30 Sep 2016
This publication highlights the central role of industrialization, and examines one of the big policy challenges at the centre of the 2030 development agenda: how to establish strong linkages and complementarities across the range of productive sectors needed to establish a virtuous circle of ris...
WORLD INVESTMENT RPT 2016

World Investment Report 2016

Investor Nationality - Policy Challenges

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) World Investment Report (WIR)
22 Jun 2016
The World Investment Report series provides the latest data and analysis foreign direct investment (FDI) and other activities of transnational corporations, as well as the policies to regulate them at the national and international levels. It aims to analyse the cross-border activities of transla...
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - FOOD (F)

Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base

Edition spéciale sur la sécurité alimentaire, N°4 - Juillet 2012

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Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base
21 Apr 2016
La série "Coup d’oeil sur les produits de base" a pour but de collecter, présenter et disséminer des informations statistiques précises et pertinentes concernant les marchés internationaux des produits de base sous une forme claire, concise et conviviale.
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - COTTON

Commodities at a Glance

Special Issue on Cotton in Africa

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Commodities at a Glance
21 Apr 2016
The series "Commodities at a Glance" aims to collect, present and disseminate accurate and relevant statistical information linked to international primary commodity markets in a clear, concise and reader-friendly format. Given the recent record rises in cotton prices and wider commodity price vo...
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - ENERGY(F)

Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base

Edition spéciale sur l’énergie

Series:
Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base
21 Apr 2016
La série "Coup d’oeil sur les produits de base" a pour but de collecter, présenter et disséminer des informations statistiques précises et pertinentes concernant les marchés internationaux des produits de base sous une forme claire, concise et conviviale.
DEV ECON AFRIQUE RAPPORT 2016

Le Développement Economique en Afrique Rapport 2016

Dynamique de la dette et financement du développement en Afrique

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Développement économique en Afrique, Le
3 Oct 2016
L'Afrique a de grandes aspirations de développement dans le contexte plus large d'un agenda mondial et continental développement économique. Cela exige des ressources financières importantes à un moment où le paysage mondial de financement du développement est en train de changer, à partir d'un m...
ECON DEV IN AFRICA RPT 2016

Economic Development in Africa Report 2016

Debt Dynamics and Development Finance in Africa

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Economic Development in Africa Report
22 Jul 2016
Africa has major development aspirations in the broader context of a global and continental economic development agenda. This calls for substantial financial resources at a time when the global development finance landscape is changing, from a model centred on official development assistance and ...
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - RARE EARTHS

Commodities at a Glance

Special Issue on Rare Earths

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Commodities at a Glance
21 Apr 2016
The series "Commodities at a Glance" aims to collect, present and disseminate accurate and relevant statistical information linked to international primary commodity markets in a clear, concise and reader-friendly format. Data on Rare Earths are sparse and there is no dedicated international publ...
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - FOOD SECURITY

Commodities at a Glance

Special Issue on Food Security

Series:
Commodities at a Glance
21 Apr 2016
The series "Commodities at a Glance" aims to collect, present and disseminate accurate and relevant statistical information linked to international primary commodity markets in a clear, concise and reader-friendly format. This issue of Commodities at a Glance focuses on the global food security, ...
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - ENERGY

Commodities at a Glance

Special Issue on Energy

Series:
Commodities at a Glance
21 Apr 2016
The series "Commodities at a Glance" aims to collect, present and disseminate accurate and relevant statistical information linked to international primary commodity markets in a clear, concise and reader-friendly format. This quarter’s edition of UNCTAD’s Commodities at a Glance describes world ...
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - COTTO(F)

Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base

Edition spéciale sur le coton en Afrique

Series:
Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base
21 Apr 2016
La série "Coup d’oeil sur les produits de base" a pour but de collecter, présenter et disséminer des informations statistiques précises et pertinentes concernant les marchés internationaux des produits de base sous une forme claire, concise et conviviale.
CONVENTION BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY

The Convention on Biological Diversity and the Nagoya Protocol: Intellectual Property Implications

A Handbook on the Interface between Global Access and Benefit Sharing Rules and Intellectual Property

21 Apr 2016
The Convention on Biological Diversity and the Nagoya Protocol: Intellectual Property Implications addresses how the global rules on access and benefit sharing (ABS) of genetic resources and associated TK should work in tandem with an area that is mentioned minimally in the 2010 Nagoya Protocol, ...
COMMOD AT A GLANCE (F)

Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base

Series:
Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base
20 Apr 2016
La série "Coup d’oeil sur les produits de base" a pour but de collecter, présenter et disséminer des informations statistiques précises et pertinentes concernant les marchés internationaux des produits de base sous une forme claire, concise et conviviale.
COMMOD AT A GLANCE

Commodities at a Glance

Series:
Commodities at a Glance
27 Apr 2016
The series "Commodities at a Glance" aims to collect, present and disseminate accurate and relevant statistical information linked to international primary commodity markets in a clear, concise and reader-friendly format.
COCOA INDUSTRY: INTEGRATI (F)

L'industrie du cacao

Intégrer les petits exploitants dans la chaîne de valeur mondiale

31 Dec 2016
Cette publication examine l'intégration verticale et horizontale dans l'industrie du cacao et ses impacts potentiels sur les parties prenantes tout au long de la chaîne de valeur, en particulier les petits producteurs de cacao qui constituent l'épine dorsale de la production de cacao dans le mond...
COCOA INDUSTRY: INTEGRATING SMALL

Cocoa Industry

Integrating Small Farmers into the Global Value Chain

2 Mar 2017
This publication examines the vertical and horizontal integration in the cocoa industry and its potential impacts on stakeholders along the value chain, in particular small cocoa farmers who constitute the backbone of cocoa production worldwide. It contends that the concentration pattern observed...
INTL ACC & REPORTING ISSUES 2015

International Accounting and Reporting Issues

2015 Review

Series:
International Accounting and Reporting Issues
26 Jul 2016
The International Accounting and Reporting Issues 2015 Review presents country case studies of Germany and the United Kingdom on the interrelated topics of compliance monitoring and enforcement mechanisms in relation to corporate reporting, auditing and regulation of professional accountants with...