LDC Update (2013)

With the population of LDCs projected to double to 1.7 billion by 2050, the LDCs Report 2013 shows the need to generate more jobs and decent employment opportunities, particularly for young people, as it is expected that the youth population (aged 15 to 24 years) [Read More]

Istanbul Programme of Action (IPoA)

What is IPoA? The United Nations Conference on Least Developed Countries IV (UN LDC IV) adopted the IPoA on 13 May 2011 in Istanbul, Turkey. It is a mutually agreed compact between LDCs and their development partners. It succeeds Brussels Programme of Action (BPoA).   [Read More]