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LDC graduation: what you need to know about the CDP’s 2021 Triennial Review

14 September 2020. In February 2021, the Committee for Development Policy (CDP) will hold its triennial review of the LDC category.  Among other tasks,...

Preparing for graduation: meeting in Lao PDR ahead of CDP Triennial Review

11 September 2020. In February 2021, the Committee for Development Policy (CDP) will hold its triennial review of the LDC category.  Lao PDR is...

The need to extend the WTO TRIPS pharmaceuticals transition period for LDCs in the...

27 August 2020.  CDP Policy Review No. 10 By Daniel Gay and Kevin Gallagher. Bangladesh is one of the most successful least developed countries (LDCs)....

LDCs and right to development

The report of the Secretary-General and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the Right to Development, issued on 23 July 2020 contains a...

Timeseries of LDC data

7 August 2020. A newly issued dataset compiles the data used by the Committee for Development Policy (CDP) to assess the progress of LDCs...

Frequently asked questions on LDC graduation

Q: How does a country leave the list (“graduate”)? A: A country can graduate from the LDC category by meeting two of the three criteria at two consecutive...

Papers and reports on graduation

Recent papers, reports, blogs on LDC graduation by UN system entities and others Daniel Gay and Kevin Gallagher, "The need to extend the WTO...

LDC information at the UN, WTO and others

LDCs and the Committee for Development Policy (including list of LDCs, information on the graduation process, inclusion and graduation criteria) Information about LDCs...

Covid-19 and the LDCs – resources, monitoring, articles

Least developed countries (LDCs), with low levels of income, limited budget resources, weak health systems and high vulnerability to disasters and shocks, are especially...

A framework for LDC-V focusing on productive capacities

The Committee for Development Policy (CDP) recommends that the Fifth United Nations Conference on Least Developed Countries (LDC-V) adopts the theme “Expanding productive capacity...
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LDCs and the Committee for Development Policy

The Committee for Development Policy (CDP) is a subsidiary body of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) composed of 24 members nominated...