Trade Facilitation

August 14, 2018 - International Trade Centre (ITC)

Harnessing Zambia’s position in global trade

Trade Facilitation

Zambia is acting to make trade faster and more efficient within and across its borders by partnering with the Enhanced Integrated Framework

July 19, 2018 -

Free trade in Africa: How can LDCs benefit?

Trade Facilitation

Increasing trade between African countries offers great potential for building sustainable economic development and integration, including creating higher-wage jobs and unlocking greater business opportunities

July 10, 2018 -

The Trade Facilitation Agreement: What does it mean for LDCs?

Trade Facilitation

In 2017, the global trading system achieved a major milestone when the first multilateral deal entered into force in the 21-year history of the World Trade Organization – the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA)

June 19, 2018 -

TradeMark East Africa's Richard Kamajugo on the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement Facility

Trade Facilitation

An interview with Richard Kamajugo, Senior Director for Trade Environment at TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) during the EIFGlobalForum2018

March 14, 2018 - Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF)

Lesotho opens horticultural market centre to boost business for farmers

Trade Facilitation

(MASERU/GENEVA) March 9, 2018 – The Kingdom of Lesotho is continuing to invest in agro-processing for its farmers: A brand new horticultural market centre will allow them to better preserve their fruits and vegetables and receive prompt payments for their products.

February 25, 2018 - Deanna Ramsay

New cargo facility heralds trade progress in The Gambia

Trade Facilitation

Launch of long-awaited space at country's main airport means more – and more diverse – exports.

November 21, 2017 -

The EIF Story: A Unique Partnership for LDCs

Trade Facilitation

Stakeholders from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) discuss the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) impact on trade and development in their respective countries.

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?

September 27, 2017 -

ITFC and EIF join forces in Supporting the Least Developed Countries

Trade Facilitation

GENEVA, 27 September 2017 — The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), member of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, and the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF), a programme focused on supporting the Least Developed Countries' (LDCs) capacity to trade, sig