When it comes to growing their businesses, women entrepreneurs are looking for opportunities, not “waiting for handouts,” according to an official with the UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).
Bahrain is taking the lead in promoting entrepreneurship as a means to achieve global peace, prosperity and economic empowerment.
Representatives from 144 countries are meeting in Kigali, Rwanda, this week to ensure that future generations will have access to food and agricultural products that originate from plants.
Urban demand could be “a lever” for industrialization across Africa.
A new strain of fungus is threatening one of the world’s most favourite fruits.
Economics is just the tip of “the inequality iceberg.”
Gender inequality is costing Africa “tens of billions” of dollars each year, UN Secretary-General António Guterres told ambassadors in New York on Monday.
Parental leave is smart for the economy and helps change minds
Legal vacuum “an obstacle to advancing gender equality”: UN Peacekeeper
Transitioning from cash to digital payments could save Ghana’s government more than US$200 million over the next four years, a UN-backed study has found.