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LDCs University Consortium on Climate Change – LUCCC

The Least Developed Countries Universities Consortium on Climate Change (LUCCC) is a south-south, long-term capacity-building programme involving universities in LDCs. Its main purpose is...

SPS Agreement: Technical Assistance By WTO Members (Art. 9)

Under Article 9, Members agree to facilitate the provision of technical assistance to other Members, especially developing county Members, either bilaterally or through the...

Preferential Market Access: Morocco’s preferential treatment for LDCs

Since 1 January 2001, Morocco grants duty free access to 33 African LDCs on 61 products. Utilization by LDCs: In 2016, Morocco imported merchandise goods amounting...

GATS: Technical Cooperation in Telecommunications with Developed Countries (6.d)

In the GATS Annex on Telecommunications, paragraph 6(d) it is agreed that "members shall give special consideration to opportunities for the least-developed countries to...

Training and technical assistance by the WTO Secretariat

The WTO Secretariat holds regular training sessions on trade policy in Geneva. In addition, it organizes about 500 technical cooperation activities annually, including seminars...

TRIPS priority needs

As of March 11, 2013, seven LDCs have submitted to the TRIPS Council their priority needs for technical and financial assistance for  the implementation...

A toolkit for LDC graduation

In the next 5-10 years up to 16 least developed countries  (LDCs) may either graduate or be scheduled for graduation from the LDC category....

The impact of Brexit on the least developed countries

The United Kingdom vote in June 2016 to leave the European Union will have major implications for developing economies, according to a report from the Overseas...

Ugandans engage in new ePing training activities

From 29 February to 1 March, the Ministry of Trade of Uganda, with funding from United States Agency for International Development (USAID), organizes a...

A new approach to economic development in LDCs

For the first time a method of analyzing economic development pioneered by Professor Justin Lin, former Chief Economist at the World Bank, has been...

Analyzing the value of the Indian duty free market access scheme for Ugandan export

International Centre for Trade & Sustainable Development (ICTSD) has examined the impact of India’s duty free market access scheme on Ugandan exports. The study...

Enhancing SPS capacity in Uganda: the role of technical assistance

In recent years, Uganda received technical and/or financial assistance to enhance the country's overall SPS capacity. The country had several of its main exports...