The $50 million conference

Fourth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries

It all seems to run smoothly and efficiently…but setting up an international conference for 8000 people including heads of state and senior United Nations officials is a huge logistical challenge.

Istanbul in Turkey is hosting the fourth conference of so-called least developed countries or LDCs…a ten-yearly get-together looking at how to pull these countries out of poverty.

Daniel Dickinson has been behind the scenes to find out how it was done.

Duration:3’03″

Filed under LDC IV, Today's Features.
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