Strengthening smooth transition from the least developed country category
AbstractThis report makes some preliminary suggestions for actions to be taken by the international development community and the graduating countries to strengthen the process of preparing for graduation from the least developed country (LDC) category.The report also offers concrete proposals for addressing in a systematic manner, the current concerns among LDCs about the ad-hoc nature of the extension and phasing out of measures provided by certain development and trading partners.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by United Nations, Department of Economics and Social Affairs in its series CDP Background Papers with number 014.
Length: 24 pages
Date of creation: Feb 2012
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least-developed countries; smooth transition; official development aid; trade preferences; special and differential treatment;
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