New UN/CEFACT Track and Trace publication supports UN Sustainable Development Goals


Hanane Becha, Todd Frazier, Gregory Mungal, Jaco Voorspuij

Publication date:

Mar 21, 2023


This is the PDF version of an article first published on UNCTAD Newsletter 17 March 2023 highlighting how commonly used standards-based approaches for tracking and tracing goods from Seller to Buyer will help achieve several UNSDG.
Global Data Standards such as those provided by UN/CEFACT, GS1, ISO and others are essential to improve the performance of transport and logistics networks, which also brings many benefits from the perspectives of Sustainability and Inclusion of Small and Medium Enterprises (SME)