Africa

November 06, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

In the business of buying and selling across borders, financing for a better future

Trade Facilitation

Funding for traders, for government trade support and for infrastructure means resources at work in critical spaces in Rwanda

November 01, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Crossing borders for better business

Trade Facilitation

In Rwanda, new market centres mean improved trade at the border For Rwandans who sell produce or practice a trade or process goods, proximity to the border means business. Commerce at these boundaries is active, and many depend on it entirely for income.

October 29, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

EIF's 2017 Annual Report

Aid for Trade

The results of the Enhanced Integrated Framework in 2017

October 29, 2018 - Deliby Chimbalu, Deanna Ramsay

Homemade chili sauce means business for Malawi entrepreneur

Agriculture

After help finding new markets, one man’s chili sauce empire is taking off

October 29, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

High-level panel calls for integration of fragile states into the global economy

Aid for Trade

A high-level panel at this year’s Public Forum examined the link between peace and trade, focusing on the opportunities and challenges that conflict-affected states face in developing their capacities to trade

October 26, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

In Zambia, enhancing women’s economic horizons

Women and Trade

Launch of country’s SheTrades initiative to focus on agriculture and textile industries

October 26, 2018 - Sainabou Taal

In fast-evolving trade landscape, addressing the structural challenges

Aid for Trade

WTO’s Aid for Trade programme putting a spotlight on LDCs

October 15, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Christina Chatima: On using trade as an engine for growth

Agriculture

Increasing agricultural proceeds, processing and marketing are critical in Malawi’s development plans

October 10, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Protecting an enigmatic commodity with enormous potential – gum arabic

Agriculture

For an arid swath of Africa, a sap-like substance offers income possibilities for the poorest of the poor, along with environmental benefits

October 03, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Information on new product requirements for LDCs – now direct to your inbox

Trade Facilitation

ePing platform helping countries keep track of assorted requirements, transforming communication and comment