Launch of the Least Developed Countries Report 2022

Launch of the Least Developed Countries Report 2022
03 November 2022
09:00 - 17:00 hrs.

This annual report provides a comprehensive and authoritative source of socio-economic analysis and data on the world´s most impoverished countries.

The Least Developed Countries Report 2022 explores LDC-specific development challenges as they pertain to low-carbon development and structural transformation.

The report contributes to unpacking the multifaceted linkages between climate change adaptation and sustainable development, highlighting potential mutually beneficial opportunities as well as potential trade-offs for which international support to LDCs is indispensable.

The Report is intended for a broad readership of governments, policy makers, researchers and all those involved with LDCs´ development policies.


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