Authors Posts by Marcia Tavares

Marcia Tavares

Least Developed Countries Report 2019

UNCTAD's Least Developed Countries Report 2019 will be launched on November 19. "The report will present new aspects of official development finance. Increasingly, official...

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In the news: “How Trade Can Assist LDCs Hit by Natural...

November 5, 2019. Op-ed by Brendan Vickers and Hilary Enos-Edu of the Commonwealth Secretariat, on Trade for Development News by EIF.

Recent publications and reports on LDCs

Analysis and publications on this portal CDP/CDP Secretariat: LDC resources in the Committee for Development Policy website Handbook on the Least Developed Country...

UNIDO LDC Ministerial Conference, November 2

The eighth UNIDO Ministerial Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) took place on 2 November 2019 in Abu Dhabi, preceding the UNIDO General...

Call for papers: Achieving Sustainable Development in LDCs – Towards LDC-V

As an input to LDC-V, the United Nations Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island...
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Secretary-General visits Technology Bank for LDCs

November 1, 2019. United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visited the premises of the Technology Bank for LDCs in Gebze, Turkey.  See the press release...

Joint UN Workshop in Support of Solomon Islands’ Graduation from the...

On 17-18 October, the United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on Least Developed Country Graduation, in partnership with the Solomon Islands Government, held a two-day...

LDC services waiver: dedicated session of the Council for Trade in...

October 29, 2019.  The Council for Trade in Services (CTS) agreed on 27 June 2019 to hold a Dedicated Session of the Council as part...

Finding new support for graduating LDCs

"Many Least Developed Countries (LDCs) have implemented successful development policies. As a result, an increasing number of LDCs have graduated or are approaching graduation...

In the news: Bhutan’s graduation

October 11, 2019. "Bhutan is all good to graduate". http://www.kuenselonline.com/bhutan-is-all-good-to-graduate/

Working Together For Lao PDR’s Sustainable LDC Graduation

Op-Ed co-authored by Minister of Foreign Affairs Saleumxay Kommasith, and UN Resident Coordinator Sara Sekkenes, October 8, 2019.