Comprehensive High-level Midterm Review of the Implementation of the IPoA, 27-29 May 2016, Antalya
The Midterm Review conference for the Istanbul Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries will take place in Antalya, Turkey from 27-29 May 2016. The conference will undertake a comprehensive review of the implementation of the Istanbul Programme of Action by the least developed countries (LDCs) and their development partners and likewise reaffirm the global commitment to address the special needs of the LDCs.
- Member States
- Private Sector Forum
- Civil Society
- UN Specialized Agencies (World Bank, IMF, WHO, UNESCO, ILO, FAO, IFAD, IMO, WMO, ICAO, ITU, UNIDO, UPU, UNWTO)
- UN Secretariat, Funds and Programmes
For further details, please see the Information Note for Participants or visit www.ipoareview.org
The Host Country Agreement Signed for the Midterm Review of the Istanbul Programme of Action
The Host Country Agreement signed for the upcoming Midterm Review of the Istanbul Programme of Action. Photo: Hans Damien Sass, UN-OHRLLS
On 4 May 2016, Under-Secretary-General Gyan Chandra Acharya and H.E. Mr. Y. Halit Çevik, Permanent Representative of Turkey to the United Nations have officially signed the Host Country Agreement for the upcoming Midterm Review of the Istanbul Programme of Action to be held in Antalya, Turkey (27-29 May, 2016). With preparations for the Midterm Review well under way, the signing of the Host Country Agreement marks an important step towards finalizing arrangements for the conference, which is expected to bring together governments, civil society, private sector and multilateral institutions for a comprehensive review of the Istanbul Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries.