April 24, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Taking action for digital business in Least Developed Countries


Week of discussions fleshes out research results and next steps for electronic trade in the world's poorest countries

April 18, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

Five things to know about Least Developed Countries and ecommerce


New tech uses present challenges – and a host of opportunities – for the world’s poorest countries 

March 16, 2018 - Alioune Sarr

Talking ecommerce with Alioune Sarr, Senegal’s Trade Minister


The challenges with which African countries are faced in the context of ecommerce – and which hinder its development – are multifaceted

December 08, 2017 -

Ecommerce in Pacific Islands Region: challenges and opportunities


 Ms. Mere Falemaka, Permanent Representative of the Pacific Islands Forum to the WTO in Geneva, shared with us some precious insights about the specificities of the region.

November 10, 2017 - UNCTAD

Samoa takes important steps to becoming ecommerce ready


The Pacific Island nation of Samoa has made considerable progress in recent years in getting businesses and consumers online but still faces challenges before being fully ready to benefit from e-commerce, an UNCTAD and EIF assessment of the country says.