Pacific Islands Forum joins UNCTAD-led eTrade for all initiative
The collaboration will help boost e-commerce in small island developing states by improving digital economy knowledge and capacity.
Fostering the digital economy in small island developing states
The application of digital technologies in international trade can contribute to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals.
How marine bioprospecting can spur development in small island states
By Paul Akiwumi, Director for Africa and Least Developed Countries, UNCTAD
Events and meetings
Expert meeting on revisiting development strategies for small island developing states in the post-pandemic competitive landscape
Geneva and Online, Switzerland
Side event at the 4th Ocean Forum: Sustainably harnessing the potential of marine bio-prospecting for socioeconomic development in SIDS
Online and Geneva, Switzerland
UNCTAD15 pre-event: Enhancing economic resilience in small island developing states - perspective from south-south cooperation
Documents and publications
Report of the Expert Meeting on Revisiting Development Strategies for Small Island Developing States in the Post-Pandemic Competitive Landscape [ADVANCE COPY]
Held at the Palais des Nations, Geneva, on 24 October 2022
TD/B/C.II/EM.6/3 - 28 Nov 2022
Revisiting development strategies for small island developing States in the post-pandemic competitive landscape
TD/B/C.II/EM.6/2 - 15 Aug 2022
Prospects for the post-pandemic tourism and economic recovery in Vanuatu
UNCTAD Research Paper No. 86
Author: Kris Terauds.
UNCTAD/SER.RP/2022/6 - 21 Jun 2022
Aligning economic development and water policies in small island developing States
UNCTAD/ALDC/2021/6 - 10 May 2022