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Virtual event, 21 & 23 October 2020: LDCs – Recovery from COVID-19 – Tackling...

OHRLLS, OECD Development Centre and the Foundation for Studies and Research on International Development (FERDI) held a virtual event on 21 and 23 October...

UN ECA: Review of Progress of African LDCs

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) has released its 2020 Review of progress made on the Programme of Action for the LDCs...

2020 Annual Ministerial Meeting of LDCs

The Annual Ministerial Meeting of LDCs took place virtually on September 17, 2020, with the objective of providing "strategic guidance for the last year of implementation...

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...

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...

Secretary-General’s report on progress by LDCs

A new report from the UN Secretary-General assesses development progress made by the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) since 2011, which is threatened by COVID-19...

G20 debt relief to IDA countries/LDCs

The G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors released a communiqué on April 15, 2020, detailing measures and commitments to support the global economy...

Handbook on the LDC category

The Handbook on the Least Developed Country Category is prepared by the Committee for Development Policy (CDP) to provide comprehensive information on the least...

Conference: Achieving Sustainable Development in the LDCs – Towards LDC-V

The United Nations Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States (UN-OHRLLS) is organizing...

Committee for Development Policy: review of the LDC criteria and more

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...

Briefing on the LDC criteria review

On 10 December the Secretariat of the Committee for Development Policy (CDP) briefed representatives of the Permanent Missions to the United Nations in New York and...