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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...

UNCDF at LDC5

2 March 2021.  Read the first in a series of brochures issued by UNCDF in preparation for LDC5: UNCDF LDC5 Brochure for 2021 - UN...

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...

Virtual event: Leaving no one behind and building back better from COVID-19: The Future...

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing labour market ravages in all regions, some of those trends are accelerating, thereby generating new challenges and opportunities for...

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 LDC5

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...