Authors Posts by Marcia Tavares

Marcia Tavares

Protected: Frequently asked questions on LDC graduation

Q: What are least developed countries? A: Least developed countries (LDCs) are those which have low incomes, are vulnerable to economic and environmental shocks and have low...

Protected: Events on graduation

Upcoming Past (including reference documents, etc.)

Protected: Case studies/Best practices

5 countries have graduated, others are in the pipeline, examples of how they prepared or are preparing for graduation: A B C

Protected: Support for graduating countries

Info on measures, projects, etc.

Protected: How can my country prepare for graduation?

Information Activities Before When country is identified for the first time When country has been recommended for graduation/recommendation endorsed After graduation Best practices/Case studies Examples of...

Protected: What happens when a country graduates?

Short explanation and link to impact assessments

Protected: How is my country faring?

List of all LDCs and recent graduates with status (graduated in ..., graduation in process, graduation scheduled for ..., met graduation criteria for the...

Protected: How does graduation work?

Figure indicating graduation process, all in one screen, containing links to CDP, VP, IA, etc.

Protected: What is “graduation” from the LDC category?

To graduate from the LDC category means to leave the category, after meeting certain criteria and being recommended for graduation by the United Nations Committee...

New reports on LDC Expert Group (LEG) on climate change

May 2020. Reports for the 52nd session of the UNFCCC's Subsidiary Body for Implementation, to be held in Bonn in October 2020, have recently...

Tech Access Partnership for LDCs amid COVID-19

The United Nations Technology Bank, together with the UN Development Programme (UNDP), UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the World Health Organization...