Authors Posts by Annette Becker

Annette Becker

In the Media: Building productive capacity in Bhutan for LDC graduation

e-Keunsel, 18 February 2017 http://www.kuenselonline.com/building-productive-capacity-in-bhutan-for-ldc-graduation/ A project in Bhutan conducted by UN DESA revealed some interesting findings on how to improve productive capacity. Productive capacity is...

Trust fund for LDC representation in the International Criminal Court (ICC)

The ICC is the first permanent, treaty based, international criminal court established to help end impunity for the perpetrators of the most serious crimes...

World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

The WMO has a dedicated programme to address the special problems and needs of the LDCs, and to enhance the capacity of National Meteorological...

ITU Fellowships to attend TDAG meetings

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) provides fellowships to representatives from member States to attend the Telecommunication Development Advisory Group (TDAG) meetings. The TDAG meets...

Trust fund for participation in meetings of Montreal Protocol

The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer to the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer is an international...

Travel Support to attend meetings of the UN Convention Against Corruption’s...

The UN Convention against Corruption entered into force on 14 December 2005 as an international legal instrument against corruption. UNCAC covers five main areas:...

UNESCO/Republic of Korea Co-Sponsored Fellowships Programme

In line with the Memorandum of Understanding signed by UNESCO and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), the Government of the Republic of Korea...

The IPCC Scholarship Programme

The IPCC Scholarship Programme was established with the funds received from the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize award to the IPCC. These have since been...

AAEA Travel Grants for Economists to Attend Annual Meetings

Note: The special AAEA travel grant for LDC economists has been discontinued. Individuals interested in receiving a grant to attend the annual meeting can...

OWSD fellowship for female students from LDCs

With funds provided by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SISA), Organization for Women for Science for Developing World (OWSD) has instituted a fellowship...

Travel Support from Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

The FCA was created in 1999 and formally established in 2003. It is made up of over 350 organisations from more than 100 countries...

Japanese Concessional ODA Loans

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is one of the major providers of Japan's bilateral development assistance in the form of technical cooperation, ODA loans and...