优发国际官网In the face of a deep global recession amid a still unchecked pandemic, the world needs a global recovery plan that can return even the most vulnerable countries to a stronger position than they were in before COVID-19. Fiscal austerity and corporate cost-cutting would only worsen the globe's pre-existing conditions before the coronavirus hit, which include hyper-inequality, unsustainable levels of debt, weak investment and wage stagnation.
Planned joint initiatives will improve the ability of countries in the Pacific to better tackle challenges such as climate change and pandemics such as COVID-19.
The pandemic has accelerated the shift towards a more digital world and triggered changes in online shopping behaviours that are likely to have lasting effects
UNCTAD’s Economic Development in Africa Report 2020 says stopping illicit capital flight could almost cut in half the annual financing gap of $200 billion that the continent faces to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
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优发国际官网By Paul Akiwumi, Director for Africa and Least Developed Countries, UNCTAD
优发国际官网An UNCTAD data evaluation tool helps the southern African nation recover an additional $1 million in export dues from mining companies in one year.
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