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Productive capacities and structural transformation – On the road to LDC V, Group of the Least Developed Countries, Ambassadorial-level retreat
19 February 2020
Palais des Nations, Room IX
Geneva, Switzerland

Key Issues

The objectives of the retreat are as follows:

  • To assess the progress achieved by the LDCs in the implementation of the Istanbul Programme of Action (2011–2020) in key areas within the mandate of UNCTAD;
  • To share findings of UNCTAD’s work on LDCs of relevance to the LDC V process;
  • To present UNCTAD’s Productive Capacities Index, as it applies to LDCs; and
  • To identify issues and priorities for action by LDCs, in view of the preparation for LDC V and of the negotiation of the plan of action (PoA) for the coming decade.
Language(s):English; French;
Contact:
Division for Africa, LDCs and Special Programmes
LDC Section
 
Related Sites:

​For further information on UNCTAD's work, please see: https://unctad.org/en/Pages/ALDC/Least%20Developed%20Countries/LDCs.aspx.

Covid-19 Advisory
 
In view of the current situation concerning the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), it has been decided in the public interest to postpone all UNCTAD meetings scheduled in May 2020, including those listed below. New dates will be communicated in due time.
  • Multi-year Expert Meeting on Trade, Services and Development (5 to 6 May 2020)
  • Short course for Geneva-based delegates - Para 166 (8 May 2020)
  • Multi-year Expert Meeting on Investment, Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Productive Capacity-building and Sustainable Development (13 May 2020)
  • UNCTAD ad-hoc meetings
 
Please consult the information on COVID-19 for meeting participants here.
 
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