United Nations Conference On Trade And Development (UNCTAD)

Unverified non-profit organisation

UNCTAD serves as an international agency dedicated to furthering international trade and fostering enterprise and economic development worldwide. It hires experts to help with international issues, attempts to alter public policy to bring about development, and offers technical aid. UNCTAD works with governmental institutions and research centres worldwide.

As the designated UN focal point for the integrated treatment of trade and development, UNCTAD has a special responsibility to contribute to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals.



Year established


About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues

Regions / countries / territories

Europe: Switzerland

Global issues

Community development; Job creation and enterprise development