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LDC News

Dutch JPO programme vacancy open to nationals of LDCs

19 May 2019. A Dutch Junior Professional Officer programme vacancy is open to nationals of...

New fund for LDC participation in WTO fisheries subsidies negotiations

17 May 2019. The WTO Director-General announced on May 3, 2019, the creation of a...

REX digital system for LDC exporters and EU importers

13 May 2019.  Started in 2017, the Registered Export System (REX) is an electronic system...

ESCAP and WTO workshop on LDC graduation

5 May 2019. The Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and...

Progress of African LDCs in IPoA priority areas

27 March 2019.   At the 52nd Session of the United Nations Economic Commission for...

International support measures in the spotlight

Analysis, information and advocacy for LDCs

Several UN system and related organizations provide analysis and information services, dedicated research programmes, and advocacy services...

Preferential market access for goods

Merchandise exports from LDCs benefit from duty free, quota free market access and from more favourable...

Comprehensive Programmes of Action for LDCs

Comprehensive programmes of action for LDCs were adopted in four successive United Nations Conferences on...

Preferential market access for services and service suppliers

The main LDC-specific market access preferences in services are those granted under the decision adopted...

Commitments and special terms on ODA to LDCs

All developing countries are eligible for ODA until they exceed the high-income threshold determined by...

Other LDC resources

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LDCs and the Committee for Development Policy

The Committee for Development Policy (CDP) is a subsidiary body of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) composed of 24 members nominated...
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Gradjet

The Gradjet portal helps government officials in least developed countries (LDCs) understand what it means to leave the LDC category and to plot a course for...

Handbook on the LDC category

The Handbook on the Least Developed Country Category is prepared by the Committee for Development Policy (CDP) to provide comprehensive information on the least...

Other LDC information at the UN, WTO and others

LDCs and the Committee for Development Policy Information about LDCs on the website of the Office of the High Representative for least developed countries, landlocked...

ePing – SPS and TBT notifications and alert system

Governments establish product requirements to achieve policy objectives such as the protection of human health or the environment. The WTO SPS and TBT Agreements try to ensure that...