Africa

December 13, 2018 - Michelle Kovacevic

Speaking from the heart: Empowering women to share business ideas

Women and Trade

EIF has been working with hundreds of entrepreneurs for the past few years, to help them build and implement strategies for brand promotion, participate in regional and international trade fairs, improve in processing capabilities and value addition as well as provide support to cooperatives

December 10, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

GTPA partners with the EIF Programme Programme as part of Africa eCommerce Week

Ecommerce

The Global Trade Professionals Alliance (GTPA) is delighted to partner with the EIF Programme on a session focussed on building skills for the digital economy through education, interaction & advocacy as part of Africa e

December 07, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Monique van Daalen: On women, better business and Rwanda’s trade landscape

Trade Facilitation

Following a recent visit to Rwanda with EIF, Netherlands Ambassador to the WTO and LDC Sub-Committee Chair Monique van Daalen discusses seeing the country’s cross border trade efforts in person, as well as the country’s policy in action

November 22, 2018 - Dale Honeck, Frank Van Rompaey, Hang T.T. Tran

Can LDCs leverage tourism for manufacturing?

Tourism

To transform LDCs, turning tourism into new kinds of growth

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

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

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