Op-ed

November 22, 2018 - Dale Honeck, Frank Van Rompaey, Hang T.T. Tran

Can LDCs leverage tourism for manufacturing?

Tourism

To transform LDCs, turning tourism into new kinds of growth

August 10, 2018 - Aja Fatoumata C.M. Jallow-Tambajang, Yonov Frederick Agah

Don't shut trade down, make it truly inclusive

Aid for Trade

Why we must stand behind the rules-based global trading system now, more than ever

June 20, 2018 - Craig Atkinson

An Internet of Rules for all: Can "Trade Policy 3.0" foster inclusive trade?

Ecommerce

The distinctive character of trade policy 3.0 is that, in addition to “writing down the rules” of trade in natural language (trade policy 1.0) and use of “single window systems” that replicate paper-based delivery in the digital realm (trade policy 2.0), countries are able to publish computational rules to the Internet in a standard way

May 01, 2018 - Giovanni Valensisi

Renewables in Least Developed Countries: More arrows in the quiver?

Environment

Ensuring universal access to energy will constitute a major challenge for least developed countries. What are the key considerations that these countries should keep in mind as they deploy efforts towards meeting this objective?

March 14, 2018 - Anoush der Boghossian

Making Aid for Trade work for women

Women and trade

Studies show benefits of a more inclusive economic model

November 11, 2017 - Ratnakar Adhikari

How is the EIF supporting LDCs to unleash their trade potential?

Trade facilitation

Inadequate institutional and productive capacities constitute major impediments to the participation of least developed countries in global trade. How is the Enhanced Integrated Framework supporting them, particularly in Africa, in their efforts to overcome these barriers and benefit more from trade?

November 11, 2017 - Ratnakar Adhikari, Joe Natuman

Tourism as a way to lift the Pacific out of poverty

Tourism

Originally published on Thomson Reuters Foundation News

July 10, 2017 - Lyonpo Lekey Dorji, Ratnakar Adhikari

Digital can lift the developing world out of poverty. Here's how

Trade facilitation

Originally published on 10 July 2017 in the World Economic Forum Agenda.

July 07, 2017 - Axel Addy, Ratnakar Adhikari

Four ways Africa can achieve a manufacturing renaissance

Aid for Trade

Ratnakar Adhikari, EIF Executive Director, and Axel Addy, Minister for Commerce and Industry of Liberia

May 27, 2016 - Amb Joakim Reiter, Ratnakar Adhikari

Four ways the world’s least developed countries can improve trade

Aid for Trade

This article was co-signed with Ambassador Joakim Reiter, UNCTAD's Deputy Secretary-General, and originally published on 27 May 2016 in the World Economic Forum Agenda