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ITC Events

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    15 July-31 December 2020


    Virtual New World Craft

    Small businesses from Central America are connecting with buyers from the United States, Europe and Canada through this event. It is the biggest handicraft trade show in the region. The International Trade Centre provides e-commerce expert advice to many of the firms.

    19-21 October 2020


    2020 UN World Data Forum

    Data and statistics experts from around the world will share the latest solutions and thinking on data that supports the recovery from the COVID-19 crisis and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and. ITC will showcase how access to its data can contribute to #SMErecovery

    20 October 2020


    Building Bridges to E-commerce Markets

    Small enterprises from developing countries face a host of challenges when selling online. Having an international business structure could remove many of biggest barriers. This webinar, organized by ITC ecomConnect, explains why and how this is done, and the new report on "Building Bridges to New E-commerce Markets: a Blueprint for Small Enterprises" will be launched. Register here.

    27 October 2020


    Designing for Impact: South-South Trade and Investment

    At this webinar organized by the International Trade Centre, the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) and the United Nations Office on South-South Cooperation, a new report will be launched that finds that South-South projects must be flexible and encourage adaptation of easily replicable solutions and technologies, while bridging information and perception gaps in the Global South. Register here.

    12 November 2020


    Pre i-Boot Camp Virtual Summit

    The youth summit, ‘Beyond COVID-19: Leveraging the Benefits of the AfCFTA to Spur Africa’s Growth’ will bring young people, industry leaders and entrepreneurs together. Participants will sare strategies around how young people can overcome the impact of COVID-19 and revitalise Africa’s growth. The summit is organized by YALDA, ITC and its partners. Register.

    19 November 2020


    Nairobi Forum

    As part of its "One Trade Africa" programme to support the operationalization of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), the International Trade Centre (ITC) and its partners are organizing a high-level forum to identify key intervention areas for MSMEs in East Africa and Kenya within the AFCFTA. View the agenda.

    25 November 2020


    Joint Advisory Group, 54th session

    The International Trade Centre’s Joint Advisory Group (JAG) meets once a year to examine ITC’s programme of work. This year’s meeting will also highlight how the International Trade Centre adjusted its support for small businesses, business support organizations and policymakers to help navigate the crisis and prepare for the recovery.

    8 March 2021


    International Women’s Day

    23-25 March 2021


    Aid for Trade Stocktaking event

    15-16 June 2021

    Brussels, Belgium

    European Development Days

    21-24 June 2021

    Kigali, Rwanda

    Commonwealth Business Forum

    August 2021

    Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

    World Export Development Forum

    1 October 2021-31 March 2022

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    EXPO 2020

    The World EXPO aims to attract 25 million visitors and to inspire new partnerships for the future. The International Trade Centre will highlight the need to support small businesses as part of the United Nations’ EXPO presence.

    17-19 October 2021

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    SheTrades Global

    3-8 October 2021

    Bridgetown, Barbados

    Fifteenth session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

    The ministerial conference will present an opportunity to align the sustainable development agenda with global efforts to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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