LDCs Meetings


December 2020



November 2020
11 Special session of the Inter-Agency Task Force on LDC Graduation Support dedicated to Solomon Islands - Virtual Event New York, USA
16 Qatar/UN LDC Technology Bank Session on "Technology Transfer, Future-Proofing Health for All - Virtual Event - Keynote Speech by the USG Doha, Qatar
17 Inter-Agency Consultative Group Meeting on the IPOA Implementation and Preparations for LDC5 - Virtual Event New York, USA
19 LDC5 Pre-Conference Event: "Leaving no one behind and building back better from COVID-19: The Future of Work in LDCs" - Joint OHRLLS/ILO Virtual Event New York, USA


October 2020
15 GA Second Committee Side Event on "Disaster risk informed and resilient COVID recovery" - Virtual Event New York, USA
21 and 23 LDC5 Pre-Conference Event: “On the Road to LDC5: Recovering from COVID-19 -  Tackling Vulnerabilities and Leveraging Scarce Resources" - Joint OHRLLS/Ferdi/OECD Virtual Event (Save the Date E/F) New York, USA


September 2020
17 Annual LDC Ministerial Meeting - Virtual Event New York, USA
18 10th Annual Broadband Commission Fall Meeting - Virtual Event  
23 The long and short of it: Interlinkages between NDCs and mid-century decarbonization strategies - Virtual Event organized by Climate Analytics, USG recorded message  
25 Leading the way: Raising Ambition for 1.5°C-compatible Climate Action - Virtual Joint AOSIS-LDC Group Event at Climate Week - USG keynote New York, USA
30 "Adaptation Solutions: Helping the World’s Most Vulnerable Adapt and Build Back Better", Virtual Event organized by AOSIS with the LDCs, Netherlands, UK, Red Cross and Global Commission for Adaptation  


July 2020
7-16 High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development  New York, USA
9 HLPF Thematic Session: Mobilizing International Solidarity, Accelerating Action and Embarking on New Pathways to Realize the 2030 Agenda and Respond to COVID-19: African Countries, LDCs and LLDCs New York, USA
9 HLPF Side Event: Pathways Towards Universal Access to Resilient Connectivity in the Least Developed and Landlocked Countries New York, USA
13 HLPF Side Event: Transforming Food Systems Hand-in-Hand to Deliver Healthy Diets in LDCs, LLDCs, and SIDS New York, USA
27 Meeting of the Inter-Agency Task Force on LDC Graduation Support New York, USA


June 2020
3 ECOSOC Management Segment: Introduction of Secretary General’s Report on IPOA Implementation New York, USA
8-11 WTO Ministerial Meeting LDC Trade Ministers’ Meeting on 7 June 2020 (POSTPONED) Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
11 Meeting of the National Focal Points of African LDCs on Response to COVID-19 and Way Forward New York, USA
12 Ambassadorial Meeting of LDC Group New York, USA
16 Twentieth Inter-Agency Consultative Group Meeting on IPoA Implementation and Preparations for LDC5 New York, USA
18 Ambassadorial Level Dialogue on Addressing Sovereign Debt Distress in LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS in the Time of Covid-19 New York, USA
25 ISA Briefing on Equitable Sharing of Benefits and Sustainable Development of Deep Seabed Resources for LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS New York, USA


May 2020
7 COVID19 and Impacts on Food Security in LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS New York, USA
12 Meeting of the Group of Friends of LDCs New York, USA
14-15 2020 Development Cooperation Forum New York, USA
21 76th ESCAP COM Special Body on LDCs Bangkok, Thailand


April 2020
23 ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development New York, USA
24-26 Asia and Pacific Regional Review Meeting - In Preparation for the Fifth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries (POSTPONED) Dhaka, Bangladesh
28 LDCs Dialogue with the Deputy Secretary-General on COVID-19 New York, USA


March 2020
11-13 Africa Regional Review Meeting - In Preparation for the Fifth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries (POSTPONED) Lilongwe, Malawi
18-24 53rd Session of the Economic Commission for Africa (POSTPONED) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


February 2020


January 2020