Barbados | 3 - 8 October 2021

from inequality and Vulnerability To prosperity for all

The Conference is the highest decision-making body of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and is held every four (4) years. UNCTAD 15 will be held in Barbados.


COVID-19 Updates

With effect from September 19 2020 for all persons travelling to Barbados from High, and Medium risk countries it is mandatory in order to enter the country that they take a COVID-19 PCR test from an accredited or certified facility/laboratory within 72 hours prior to arrival.

Website re-design for Virtual UNCTAD 15 Conference

UNCTAD’s Acting Secretary-General Ms. Isabelle Durant and Barbados’ Prime Minister Ms. Mia Amor Mottley have announced that the UNCTAD 15 Conference will now be a virtual event. This change of plans means that we will be making changes to our website as the details for the programme for UNCTAD 15 in its new format are developed. Watch this space for updates.


The Hon. Mia Amor Mottley, Q.C.,M.P.

On December 19, 2019, the General Assembly unanimously welcomed the offer of Barbados to host the 15th Session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD 15). We are honoured by the responsibility entrusted to us, and committed to making UNCTAD 15 a memorable and participatory event, both for its international delegates and for the citizens of Barbados.


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