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LDCs at HLPF

Watch the meeting of the High-Level Political Forum on "Restoring the conditions for SDG progress in African countries, Least Developed Countries and Landlocked Developing...

The need directly to target sustainable productive capacity in least developed countries

30 July 2021. By Daniel Gay. Covid-19 uncovered an uncomfortable truth. International support for least developed countries (LDCs), though welcome and contributing to some success,...

State of the LDCs 2021: Building back better in response to COVID-19

24 May 2021. The State of the Least Developed Countries 2021 report is a comprehensive assessment of where the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) stand a...

Productive capacity as resilience in the LDCs, by Daniel Gay

20 May 2021. Least developed countries (LDCs) were hit harder than most by a succession of crises in recent years – from the Asian crisis...

ESCAP report: Strengthening the resilience of LDCs in the wake of the Coronavirus disease...

28 April 2021.  ESCAP has launched its flagship Asia-Pacific Countries with Special Needs Development Report. This year's issue focuses on "strengthening the resilience of...

ESCAP: Special Body of LDCs, LLDCs and Pacific Island Developing States

Upcoming: 28 April 2021. In the context of UNESCAP's 77th Commission Session, this meeting will "bring forth policy messages that are specific to LDCs, of which 5...

WTO members discuss downturn in LDC trade, role of trade in eradicating poverty

21 April 2021. From the WTO: "An analysis of least-developed countries’ (LDCs) trade flows in 2020, presented to WTO members at a meeting of...

Comprehensive study on the impact of COVID-19 on the LDC category

19 April 2021. The Committee for Development Policy (CDP) has launched its Comprehensive study on the impact of COVID-19 on the LDC category, prepared at...

UNCDF Podcast: interview with Ambassador Perks Ligoya, leader of the LDC Group at the...

18 March 2021. "LDCs are the crucible of the SDGs". Ambassador Perks Ligoya, Permanent Representative of Malawi to the United Nations and leader of...

EIF Aid for Trade Stocktaking Event 2021: LDC focused sessions

10 March 2021.  Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) and partners are holding the World Trade Organization's (WTO) Aid for Trade Stocktaking Event from 23 to 25...

Committee for Development Policy 2021 Plenary and Triennial Review

26 February 2021. The Committee for Development Policy (CDP) held its plenary meeting, including the triennial review on the LDC category, from 22 to...

EIF event: Creating space for women in trade during COVID-19

Event on 8 March 2021.  On the occasion of International Women's Day, this event will discuss gender responsive trade ecosystems to help women integrate...