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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...

UNCDF’s BRIDGE Facility: Dedicated Finance for the LDCs

29 July 2021. Among solutions being discussed in the preparations for LDC5 is "the establishment of a dedicated and sufficiently large blended finance de-risking...

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...

The road to LDC graduation in Timor-Leste

June 2021.  By Daniel Gay. The Covid-19 crisis hit Timor-Leste harder than many countries. The economy shrank 6.5% in 2020 according to the United Nations....

Productive Capacities for the New Decade, side-event at LDC5 Prepcom

Why is productive capacity central to the sustainable development of least developed countries (LDCs)? How can LDCs, with support from development partners, expand their...

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...

Side-event at LDC5 Prepcom: Towards Improved Support to Graduating and Graduated Countries

Wednesday, 26 May 2021 - 8:00am EDT  Amidst a challenging global environment, this side event will discuss how the international community can give concrete support...

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...

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...

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...