10 year plan agreed to help least developed countries

LDC conference ends

LDC conference ends

The international community has agreed a 10 year programme of action to help the world’s poorest countries break out of poverty.

Forty-eight states, mostly in Sub-Saharan Africa, were designated by the United Nations as the Least Developed Countries or LDCs which need special assistance to develop.

Daniel Dickinson reports from Istanbul where a conference on the LDCs has just come to an end.

Duration: 2’30″

Filed under LDC IV, Today's Features.
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