Member countries are gathering to attend special sessions of the UPU’s Postal Operations Council (POC) and Council of Administration (CA). These are the last scheduled gatherings before the Universal Postal Congress in September.
Postal services are facing a golden opportunity in the e-commerce market, if they can offer reliable, affordable, fast and traceable cross-border delivery, according to eBay.
As global leaders gather in New York City to discuss how to push forward the United Nations’ sustainable development agenda through the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs), Posts too have a role to play.
The Universal Postal Union’s deputy director general, Pascal Clivaz, is in Paris for the COP 21 climate summit to highlight actions by the organisation and postal sector.