UN DESA | DPAD | Development Policy Analysis Division
Capacity Development and Advisory Services
Nepal has been actively involved in the project on graduating strategies for LDCs in Asia and Africa. It was the first country to undertake a thematic case-study related to LDC specific support measures for LDCs and participated as a pilot country for designing and implementing a survey on trade-related support measures for LDCs.
- 28-29 June and 11-12 August 2010—Nepal provided key inputs to training and peer review workshops on trade-related international support measures for LDC WTO Members.
- 10-11 February 2010—In preparation for an Expert Group Meeting to review the content and implementation strategy of a draft survey on trade-related support measures for LDCs, Nepal filled out a pilot draft survey in order to provide first hand experience to the EGM and possible insights as to where the surveys would need to be revised. (Geneva, WTO Secretariat)
- A group of Nepalese consultants undertook a case-study on Nepal's experience as an LDC in acceding to the WTO.
- Consultants Posh Raj Pandey, Ratnakar Adhikari and Swarnim Waglé, Ministry of Commerce and Supplies