March 20, 2018 - Simon Hess, Deanna Ramsay

In Vanuatu, ‘market mamas’ are taking care of business

Women and trade

Women entrepreneurs are helping to restore island nation’s economy after the ravages of Cyclone Pam

February 17, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

Trade for Development News: Launch Edition

Aid for Trade

Download the first print edition of Trade for Development News!

January 19, 2018 - Michelle Kovacevic

Coordinating on trade in Vanuatu

Aid for Trade

On 29 May 2012 Willie Luen was preparing to emcee one of the most important meetings of his life. He remembers that the room — a hotel conference room in Port Vila, the capital city of Vanuatu — was so packed with people that the windows were starting to fog up.

December 13, 2017 -

Market mamas work together to promote Vanuatu-made products


Rosalie’s day starts at 4 a.m., kneading coconut cream rolls with her eldest daughter to sell at the local community shop down the road from her house.

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.

May 02, 2017 -

Leveraging resources for the development of Least Developed Country Trade

Leveraging in-country resources has always stood at the heart of the EIF's work – enabling sustainable long‑term development and country stakeholding.

November 17, 2015 -

Vanuatu: Trade and services, rehabilitation and promoting cultural heritages


"We would like to say thank you for this infrastructure project.

August 28, 2015 -

EIF Project supports efforts to rebuild Vanuatu's vital tourism infrastructure

EIF Project supports efforts to rebuild Vanuatu's vital tourism infrastructure