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Trade and Development
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Trade and Development

Trade is a powerful engine. But who is driving the engine? And what else needs to be done to let all parts of society benefit from trade policy? We try to empower those who are not yet the main beneficiaries of the current trade policy regime. More

Employment and Social Policy
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Employment and Social Policy

Decent work for all is not a slogan for us. It is our mission. We work together with a vast variety of stakeholders to achieve decent work for all; for the informal and formal sector, for women and men, for more and less advantaged. More

Human Rights and Development
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Human Rights and Development

The list of challenges to human rights in the 21st century is long. Climate change threatens fundamental human rights, such as the right to food, water or adequate housing. Austerity measures sacrifice the public’s right to social security, health and work in an attempt to balance state budgets. More

Migration
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Migration

Migration is a fundamental part of human behaviour. Climate change, environmental pollution, violent conflicts, economic insecurity are some of the reasons why people migrate. While inequalities and power structures exacerbate the reasons to leave one's home, the lines between forced and chosen migration are rarely clear. More

Media Center

18.11.2022 | 2022, Migration, Human Rights and Development | Media Center

UN Member States Reaffirm the Human Rights of all Migrants

States adopted the International Migration Review Forum’s Progress Declaration by consensus.


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06.10.2022 | 2022, Trade and Development | Media Center

NEWSPAPER: Scenarios of the Future of Trade

Future Paths for the International Trading Architecture


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Events

Thursday, 27.10.2022 - Friday, 28.10.2022 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2022, Trade and Development | Event

During this workshop co-organized by FES Geneva and UNCTAD, Government officials acting as Focal Points for the implementation of UNCTAD’s capacity…


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Wednesday, 19.10.2022 - Friday, 21.10.2022 - Geneva, Switzerland | 2022, Trade and Development | Event

The role of international trade in fostering a circular economy transition is gaining prominence in international policy debates.


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Wednesday, 12.10.2022 - Geneva, Switzerland and Online | 2022, Human Rights and Development | Event

States bear the primary responsibility for the protection of human rights also in the context of business enterprises’ activities as provided by a…


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Publications

Global solidarity funding for social protection

Global solidarity funding for social protection

A brief for the case of Nepal and Uganda
Bonn/Geneva, 2022

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Financing social protection

Manuel, Marcus

Financing social protection

Domestic and external options in low-income countries
Bonn/Geneva, 2022

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Human rights economics

Dommen, Caroline

Human rights economics

An enquiry
Bonn/Geneva, 2022

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