UNCTAD’s work in STI policy for development focuses on supporting the integration of STI in national development strategies and building-up STI policy-making capacity in developing countries.
UNCTAD’s Director of Technology and Logistics, Shamika N. Sirimanne, said “implementing a digital economy agenda will enable Tuvalu to diversify its economy and foster development.”
“We see consistency across a range of indicators – the global economy is slowing.”
The economic cost of occupation for the Palestinian people, over the 2000-2017 period, is estimated at $47.7 billion, or thrice the size of the Palestinian economy in 2017, and it continues to rise.
“The power held by these companies is large enough to impact not only economic life, but even political life.”