Successful course on producing statistics on the digital economy

TRAINFORTRADE just completed a dedicated course for the production of statistics specifically in the Pacific region, enhancing the skills and knowledge in the measurement of e-commerce for the selected participants. The moderated four-week online course on the Production of Statistics on the Digital Economy (PSDE) was organised in English from 20 June to 15 July…

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Training opens new horizons for women in ports

Port industry is a male-dominated branch. According to the data of TRAINFORTRADE’s (TFT) Port Performance Scorecard the global female participation rate in the ports is 18%. The United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) number 5 focuses on gender equality and ensuring women’s participation and leadership in decision-making. Training has proved to be a practical way…

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Six recognized case studies presented in Port Management Week

Case study presenters from left to right: Jacqueline Paredes Corrales, Raoul Armel Fegand, Rabiah Nadir, July Mercedes Alcàntara Jiménez, Mass Samb and Margaret Aidoo Quarcoopome. The participants of the Port Management Week in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria were privileged to hear presentations of six recognized case studies from TRAINFORTRADE’s Port Management Series. Case studies…

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Port Management Week gathers port professionals from 24 countries

More than 80 port professionals from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean will gather in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, from 10-13 May 2022 to discuss about port management and UN Sustainable Development Goals. UNCTAD TRAINFORTRADE Port Management Week serves as a global coordination meeting of the three language-based networks (English, French,…

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