The Committee for Development Policy (CDP) met in New York on February 24-27. It approved revised LDC criteria and discussed productive capacity as a framework for the new programme of action for LDCs and support measures for graduating and graduated countries, among other issues. The conclusions of the session will be summarized in the CDP’s report to the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).
A short summary of the meeting and a presentation on the comprehensive review of the LDC criteria are available here.
The CDP also held an open session on Development Policy and New Inequalities.