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Asia-Pacific Regional Review Meeting on the Implementation of the Istanbul Programme of Action in...

30 August - 2 September 2021 .  The Asia-Pacific Regional Review will undertake a comprehensive appraisal of the implementation of the Istanbul Programme of Action in Asia-Pacific...

A Brief History of the LDCs: podcast with CDP member Taffere Tesfachew, with UNCDF...

CDP Member Taffere Tesfachew discusses the history of the LDC category, support by the UN system to the category, and the prospects and challenges...

Zero draft of the Doha Programme of Action for LDCs for 2022-2031 released

On July 12 the co-chairs of the Fifth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC5), Bangladesh and Canada, released the zero draft of...

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...

First Preparatory Committee for LDC5

The 1st session of the Preparatory Committee for the 5th United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC5) will take place on 24-28...

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...

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...

ECOSOC Special Event on SIDS, LDCs and LLDCs

The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) will hold a virtual special high-level event on Small Islands Developing States (SIDS), Least Developing Countries (LDCs) and...

OECD data: bilateral aid to LDCs rose 1.8% in 2020

15 April 2021. Preliminary OECD data indicate that bilateral aid flows from DAC members to the group of LDCs increased by 1.8% in real terms in 2020 compared...

Webinar 12 April 2021: How can development finance address the vulnerability challenge in LDCs...

Side event at the 2021 Financing for Development Forum. "The COVID-19 crisis urges us to rethink the economic vulnerability of Least Developed Countries (LDCs)...

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...

Africa Regional Review ahead of LDC5

22-26 February 2021. The Africa Regional Review meeting is expected to review the implementation of the Istanbul Programme of Action (IPoA) in the region, as 33 out...