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Keyword: Technical Assistance

Trade-related technical assistance and capacity-building

A number of mechanisms are in place to support LDCs through technical assistance and capacity-building related to trade. Please click on the links below...

Investment Support Programme for LDCs (ISP/LDCs)

The Investment Support Programme for LDCs, established in 2018, provides on-demand legal and professional assistance to LDC governments and eligible state-owned or private sector...

New strategic plan for the EIF, 2019-2022

The Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF), which is dedicated to addressing the trade capacity needs of LDCs, has a new strategic plan for the period...

Support for LDC accessions to the WTO

LDCs that are not members of the WTO benefit from support for the accession process. Guidelines to facilitate the accession process for least developed...

Technical assistance under WTO Agreements

Several WTO Agreements contain provisions on technical assistance to LDCs: General Agreement on Trade in Services:Technical assistance by WTO Secretariat in the Preparation &...

Trade Facilitation Agreement – Special and Differential Treatment for LDCs

Under the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), members committed to categorizing trade facilitation provisions under 3 categories according to their schedule of implementations and capacity-building...

World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

The WMO has a dedicated programme to address the special problems and needs of the LDCs, and to enhance the capacity of National Meteorological...

Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)

The parties to the Stockholm Convention committed to take "into account the circumstances and particular requirements of developing countries, in particular the least developed...

WIPO Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)

The PCT is an international treaty, administered by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), between more than 140 Paris Convention countries. The PCT makes...

Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and protocols

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has three main objectives: the conservation of biological diversity; the sustainable use of the components of biological diversity;...

Advisory Centre on WTO Law (ACWL)

The ACWL was established in 2001 to provide developing countries and Least Developed Countries with the legal capacity necessary to enable them to take...

Agreement on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS) and related decisions

The SPS Agreement addresses concerns on the application of food safety and animal and plant health regulations. The longer transition period granted to LDCs...