Part 2: E-commerce a way forward for small businesses? … Lets find some solutions!

Part 2: E-commerce a way forward for small businesses? … Lets find some solutions!

by Rupa Ganguli June 13, 2018

contd...Rupa speaks with Colette Van der Ven, Director of Trade and Development, Emerging Enterprises Pro Bono Program at Sidley Austin, Geneva.... Do SMEs actually know that these are issues? And if not, what can you do or what can you suggest for SMEs and MSMEs could do to identify issues like these?

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Part 1: E-commerce: a way forward for small businesses - an interview

Part 1: E-commerce: a way forward for small businesses - an interview

by Rupa Ganguli May 27, 2018

Rupa speaks with Colette Van der Ven, Director of Trade and Development, about issues of importance for e-commerce, especially for SMEs and MSMEs to thrive and harness the full extent of this growing opportunity. Find out what they speak about..

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Adding new brands !

Adding new brands !

by Emma Dick March 28, 2018

Launching of new two brands on Inclusive Trade's platform... Karigar and Rhumaa will soon be available at inclusivetrade.com. Karigar brings us delightful handwoven natural products for our home all the way from the Himalayas in India and Rhumaa brings inspiration from South African artists in the form of fabulous contemporary fashion !

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Our Journey - SPINNA CIRCLE to inclusivetrade.com

Our Journey - SPINNA CIRCLE to inclusivetrade.com

by Rupa Ganguli December 20, 2017

As many of you know, we have spent the past year carefully developing the inclusivetrade.com platform to bring you beautiful products and stories from behind-the-scenes at SPINNA Circle onto a global online store! We have developed and sourced this first range of products to sell on inclusivetrade.com in response to the growing demand to buy products we had initially only showcased through SPINNA Circle at specific events and on social media.

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The Digital Economy and Innovative Partnerships: New Opportunities For Sustainability Standards

The Digital Economy and Innovative Partnerships: New Opportunities For Sustainability Standards

by Rupa Ganguli December 12, 2017

As standards proliferate, the needs for harmonization, conformity assessment and transparency become more evident. Effective partnerships and cooperation mechanisms can importantly contribute to better aligning the sustainability and trade agendas.

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E-commerce for Development: Where Can Trade Deals Boost the Enabling Environment?

E-commerce for Development: Where Can Trade Deals Boost the Enabling Environment?

by Rupa Ganguli December 11, 2017

E-commerce holds promise for delivering new business opportunities and inclusive trade. But it has not yet lifted all boats.

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Trade Rules for the Digital Economy: regional, plurilateral and multilateral approaches to achieving binding disciplines where they are most needed

Trade Rules for the Digital Economy: regional, plurilateral and multilateral approaches to achieving binding disciplines where they are most needed

by Rupa Ganguli December 11, 2017

This panel at the TSDS, Buenos Aires December 2017 organised by ICTSD will look at the different approaches taken to try and achieve binding trade disciplines for the digital economy and discuss whether regional and multilateral approaches have a mutually reinforcing role to play or whether a plurilateral approach among like-minded WTO Members is the best way to achieve tangible outcomes in a reasonable time-frame.

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Introducing Shop By Impact

Introducing Shop By Impact

by Rupa Ganguli November 27, 2017

At Inclusive Trade we have developed for the first time, a simple yet effective way to shop for products by linking them to impact factors / criteria to help customers shop for sustainable and ethically made products
Our impact factors are linked to the SDGs : social, environmental, gender inclusivity and preservation of craft skills. While being stylish and beautiful, these products all have a positive impact.

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Why Inclusive Trade ?

Why Inclusive Trade ?

by Rupa Ganguli October 30, 2017

from Founder & CEO, Rupa Ganguli

Each time you pick it out of your drawer or cupboard to wear it... you do your little bit ...SHOP BY IMPACT...why not Try it ! 

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Digital Trade Rules & SMEs: Much to Gain

Digital Trade Rules & SMEs: Much to Gain

by Rupa Ganguli September 28, 2017

Ground truth—and action on the ground—are essential to inform and generate momentum toward a digital trade agenda for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) at the WTO and in other negotiating venues.

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Fashioning a cultural shift through digital innovation by empowering SMEs, women entrepreneurs and artisans to move from "lowest price" to "highest value"

Fashioning a cultural shift through digital innovation by empowering SMEs, women entrepreneurs and artisans to move from "lowest price" to "highest value"

by Inclusive Trade September 27, 2017

The emergence of digital innovation including Blockchain and mobile payment technology, together with the growth of e-commerce platforms focused on selling independent fashion brands, has seen a slow consistent shift looking ‘beyond’ the price. While business to consumer (b2c) is starting to change, the larger aspect of international trade is business to business (b2b) where SMEs, women entrepreneurs and artisans are still unable to access markets.

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Making trade a reality through technology

Making trade a reality through technology

by Rupa Ganguli September 26, 2017

Making trade a reality through the use of technology !

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