A partnership with academia

Building knowledge for trade and development



United Nations Conference on Trade and DevelopmentUNCTAD and the Young Scholars Initiative invite Vi members to participate in UNCTAD's Summer School 2018, "Money, finance and debt – Old debates and new challenges," to be held September 3-7 in Geneva.

Co-organized by the Division on Globalization and Development Strategies, the event aims to engage academics and policy experts, as well as young policymakers and scholars, in an international debate on globalization and the management of its consequences for developing countries.

The programme seeks to provide participants with insights regarding current policy within the context of developing countries in which UNCTAD is engaged. An interdisciplinary approach aims to deliver an integral theoretical, historical, economic and policymaking perspective on the topics covered.

Deadline for applications is July 13.


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