The in-depth digital knowledge platform of the International Trade Centre explores export development and trade issues in developing and least developed countries. The contributions focus on trade promotion and export development as part of the International Trade Centre’s technical cooperation programme with developing countries and economies in transition.
The European Union in Iraq together with its partners create jobs for the country's youth, with a focus on agriculture and food security
Trade Forum talked with social entrepreneur Eliza Barbaczy of Itza Wood, who joined her mother in creating a sustainable, inclusive and eco-friendly home-décor brand based on native wood. The brand not only supports youth and women in the community of the Peten Jungle, but also gives...
Trade Forum talked with Hugues Didier, co-founder of ethical and sustainable fashion brand Panafrica. From the fascinating prints and fabrics of West Africa, building your business as a social entrepreneur despite the many challenges, and tackling a forgotten supply chain with meaning: read on to...
Trade Forum talked with three young researchers from the Graduate Institute of International Development Studies in Geneva to find out which challenges young people are facing when trying to get financial support. As part of ITC’s collaboration with the Graduate Institute,...
How do you keep solar power running after the panels have been installed? You only need the right maintenance, says civil engineer Douglas Baguma from Uganda. His company Innovex offers cloud-based IoT solutions that could spur the continent’s use of solar power.
With her will and vision, Kenyan entrepreneur Yvonne Otieno maintains sustainable production practices.
Riding the boom in organic products, Bouchra Masrour has carved out a niche in Tunisia’s cosmetics industry. She grows the ingredients, makes the products, and sells them. Now, she’s ready to export.
Portée par le développement d’une filière bio en plein essor, Bouchra Masrour s'est fait une place dans le milieu de la monde du cosmétique en Tunisie où elle cultive, fabrique et vend. À présent, elle envisage d’exporter.