Breaking chains of commodity dependence in developing countries

20 April 2018

Countries that are rich in raw materials have the means to bring prosperity to everyone, but only if they take steps to tackle their “commodity dependence”. That is the message from Yanchun Zhang, from the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), ahead of the Global Commodities Forum 2018, taking place in Geneva next week.  Ms. Zhang spoke to Daniel Johnson.

Audio Credit:
Daniel Johnson, UN News - Geneva
Audio Duration:
3'45"

 

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