UN Warns of the Confluence of Significant Risks Threatening Global Development

The convergence of several significant risks is endangering efforts to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development – the universally adopted plan containing 17 specific goals to promote prosperity and social well-being while protecting the environment, a new report has warned. The risks with the potential to severely disrupt economic activity and inflict significant damage … Continue reading UN Warns of the Confluence of Significant Risks Threatening Global Development

China Leads Upsurge in Global Creative Economy

The remarkable story of China's dominance in the trade of creative goods and services is the golden thread of a new creative economy outlook by UNCTAD, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. The creative economy is recognized as a significant sector and a meaningful contributor to national gross domestic product. It has spurred … Continue reading China Leads Upsurge in Global Creative Economy