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The Great Lockdown and its Impact on Small Business (International Trade Centre)
7 Jul 2020 -  Small businesses make up more than 95% of firms and about 65% of jobs across the world.

They contribute much to the world economy, yet they are often overlooked.

Take a journey across continents – from Asia to Africa to the Americas – to hear stories of how businesses are coping with the impact of COVID-19 and preparing for the 'new normal’.

Key words that are emerging are resilient, digital, inclusive and sustainable.

Hear insights and solutions from more than 40 representatives of business, institutions, government and international organizations on how to help small firms recover from the crisis and survive beyond.

For more information, check out the International Trade Centre’s flagship report, SME Competitiveness Outlook 2020 on this same theme.

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