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General Assembly resolution on the graduation of Bangladesh, Lao PDR and Nepal

24 November 2021. The United Nations General Assembly has adopted resolution A/76/L.6/Rev.1, on the Graduation of Bangladesh, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic and Nepal from...

Joint meeting of ECOSOC and Second Committee of the General Assembly on Building Productive...

20 October 2021. The joint meeting of the Economic and Social Council and the Second Committee of the General Assembly discussed opportunities, challenges, key policies...

Preliminary impacts of graduation on development cooperation in Cambodia, Comoros, Djibouti, Senegal and Zambia

21 September 2021. A new group of LDCs have entered the graduation pipeline by meeting the CDP's graduation criteria for the first time: Cambodia,...

UNCDF at General Assembly: Investment solutions for LDCs and Sovereign Borrowers Conference

September 22-23: UNCDF invites you to join a two-day “Capstone Event” that will highlight investment solutions to achieve sustainable development for the 46 least...

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...

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...

LDCs at HLPF

Watch the meeting of the High-Level Political Forum on "Restoring the conditions for SDG progress in African countries, Least Developed Countries and Landlocked Developing...

Smooth transition guidance note

28 May 2021. The Smooth transition strategy guidance note, prepared by UNDESA as the Secretariat of the Committee for Development Policy (CDP) aims to support...

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...

Angola’s preparatory period preceding graduation has been extended

11 February 2021.  The UN General Assembly has adopted a resolution extending the preparatory period preceding Angola's graduation from the LDC category.  Angola will...

UNESCAP’s support to graduating countries

ESCAP has been supporting the graduation of least developed countries in the Asia-Pacific region in a number of different ways.  Recently: Vanuatu graduated in...

Joint Government-UN Meeting on Myanmar’s LDC graduation

7 January 2021. Myanmar is one of the five countries that will be reviewed by the Committee for Development Policy (CDP) in February 2021...