Gambia, The

May 27, 2019 - Deanna Ramsay, Michelle Kovacevic, Violeta Gonzalez, Abdouramane Diallo

Detoxifying crops in The Gambia, from the ground up

Agriculture

Conquering a nut pollutant means lives and livelihoods saved in the process

August 14, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

The Gambia sounding out its agricultural potential

Agriculture

With cashew prices surging and armed with solid trade policy, the country is looking to boost its farmers and processors

June 11, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

Cashing in on cashews in The Gambia

Agriculture

A journey from farmers’ fields to export markets

February 25, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

New cargo facility heralds trade progress in The Gambia

Trade facilitation

Launch of long-awaited space at country's main airport means more – and more diverse – exports

February 21, 2018 - Sainabou Taal

Small country, big future: A Trade Policy Review of The Gambia, at-a-glance

Aid for Trade

The WTO's Trade Policy Review of The Gambia, taking place within the first year of the new administration, was an opportune time to reflect on the state of the economy and deliberate on the type of policies and actions that could help the country better participate in global trade

July 26, 2017 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

Placing Least Developed Countries at the helm of promoting effective trade for development

Trade policy

Key insights from the event titled "The EIF: Championing Change Through Inclusive Trade," held on the side-lines of the Global Review of Aid for Trade at the World Trade Organization in Geneva from 11 to 13 July 2017.

April 27, 2016 -

The ripple effect: How small investments have yielded bigger sustainable rewards in The Gambia

As a small country, The Gambia has to think innovatively to maximize its trade potential outside of its domestic market.

November 17, 2015 -

THE GAMBIA: Trade and jobs

Alhagi leads the National Cashew Farmers Association driven by 5,500 members who are working together with the EIF and ITC support to promote cashew nut production countrywide.

November 17, 2015 -

THE GAMBIA: Trade and ensuring access and supply to modern energy for building livelihoods

Buba, one of the 57 smallholder farmers (of which 31 are women) cultivating the Sifoe Kafo farm, explains the challenges that farmers faced before having access and supply to modern energy. In The Gambia, land utilized for vegetable cultivation requires a lot of water irrigation.

June 11, 2014 -

Addressing the Trade Facilitation Agreement in the context of regional trade integration and transit trade: Identifying a possible role for the Enhanced Integrated Framework

Addressing the Trade Facilitation Agreement in the context of regional trade integration and transit trade: Identifying a possible role for the Enhanced Integrated Framework

June 05, 2014 -

The Gambia: Launching Programme For the Sector Strategies (Cashew and Sesame) and Inauguration of the Trade Information Reference Centre

Launching Programme For the Sector Strategies (Cashew and Sesame) and Inauguration of the Trade Information Reference Centre

May 06, 2014 -

The Gambia: UNCTAD-EIF Study encourages inclusive trade policies in the fisheries sector

The Gambia: UNCTAD-EIF Study encourages inclusive trade policies in the fisheries sector

March 06, 2014 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

Improved trade policies in fish sectors could address gender inequalities

Women and trade

New UNCTAD-EIF study of the fisheries sector in The Gambia shows trade policies have to be inclusive if they are to reduce poverty.

November 13, 2013 -

Trading stories

Aid for Trade

Trading Stories, the Book, accompanies the film series to show just how trade is about acting local to go global in eight of the poorest countries worldwide.