Authors Posts by Marcia Tavares

Marcia Tavares

Joint meeting of ECOSOC and Second Committee of the General Assembly...

20 October 2021. The joint meeting of the Economic and Social Council and the Second Committee of the General Assembly discussed opportunities, challenges, key policies...

Ahead of LDC5: Ambassadorial Retreat of LDCs and Friends of LDCs

October 21-22. OHRLLS is organizing a retreat of Ambassadors of LDCs and Friends of LDCs, with a view to explore the potential deliverables for the LDC5...

Press release on LDC priorities at COP26

11 October 2021. From the LDC Group: Ministers from the least developed countries set out priorities for COP26 – LDC Climate Change (ldc-climate.org)

Securing climate-compatible trade for the most vulnerable countries

Event on October 29. "Achieving the SDGs will only be possible if we align climate and trade policy in a way that works for...

UN LDC5 Journalism Fellowship – Online

Application deadline: 17 October  Dates: 15 November 16 December On the road to LDC5, the UN Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries,...

Structural transformation in LDCs in times of COVID-19 at WTO Public...

30 September 2021, 10:00-11:00 Geneva More information: WTO Public Forum working session - Structural transformation in the time of COVID-19 | UNCTAD

UNCTAD’s Least Developed Countries Report 2021

28 September 2021. UNCTAD has launched the 2021 issue of its Least Developed Countries Report: The least developed countries in the post-COVID world -...

LDC Future Forum 5-7 October 2021

The LDC Future Forum will bring together the academic community, policymakers and practitioners to solicit new thinking on the challenges and make policy recommendations...

Preliminary impacts of graduation on development cooperation in Cambodia, Comoros, Djibouti,...

21 September 2021. A new group of LDCs have entered the graduation pipeline by meeting the CDP's graduation criteria for the first time: Cambodia,...

UN Secretary-General’s report on smooth transition from the LDC category

15 September 2021.  This report of the Secretary-General responds to a request by the General Assembly for progress report on the implementation, effectiveness and...

UNCTAD policy brief: enhancing productive capacities and transforming LDCs

13 September 2021.  UNCTAD has published a new Policy Brief on "Enhancing productive capacities and transforming least developed country economies through institution-building: Upcoming United...

UNCDF at General Assembly: Investment solutions for LDCs and Sovereign Borrowers...

September 22-23: UNCDF invites you to join a two-day “Capstone Event” that will highlight investment solutions to achieve sustainable development for the  46 least...