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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...

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...

New dates for LDC V

The General Assembly has postponed the Fifth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC V) to 23 to 27 January 2022.  The...

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...

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...

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...

Improved assistance for LDC graduation: What else can be done? Op-ed in Trade for...

"Graduation from the least developed country (LDC) category, a milestone in a country’s development, is not free of controversies. Graduating countries fear the phasing...

General Assembly resolution: follow-up to the 4th UN Conference on LDCs and dates for...

November 26, 2019. The General Assembly adopted a resolution on the Follow-up to the Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries. Among...

Call for papers: Achieving Sustainable Development in LDCs – Towards LDC-V

As an input to LDC-V, the United Nations Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island...

Progress of African LDCs in IPoA priority areas

27 March 2019.   At the 52nd Session of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (March 20-26, 2019), the Committee of Experts assessed...

Comprehensive Programmes of Action for LDCs

Comprehensive programmes of action for LDCs were adopted in four successive United Nations Conferences on the Least Developed Countries, the most recent being the...