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This site gathers links and commentary on what I think are useful news items that match my interests as a development journalist and communications researcher.

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UNCTAD wanted 'call to arms' to UN Climate Action Summit

UNCTAD, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, wante countries at its first UN Trade Forum (9-13 September) to issue "a call to arms" to the UN Climate Summit. It challenged the international community to make structural changes and reallocate resources to help small states to cope with climate change.

Partly because of Hurricane Dorian, UNCTAD's first Trade Forum gave the spotlight to small island developing states (SIDS).


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Digital tools

A constantly updated guide to digital tools you may want to use:

  • How to blur your house on Google Street View (and why you should)
  • Teaching children digital literacy skills helps them navigate and respond to misinformation
  • How to use Google’s free transcription tools
  • The Complete Startup Toolkit (The Best Free Online Startup Resources Right Now)
  • 8 helpful Chrome extensions to improve working from home

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