Participants attending the Brainstorming Meeting on priorities of a new development agenda for LLDCs, March 2013, New York

Participants attending the Brainstorming Meeting on priorities of a new development agenda for LLDCs, March 2013, New York

USG Acharya (middle) attending Asia Europe Regional Review of Almaty PoA in Laos, March 2013

USG Acharya (middle) attending Asia Europe Regional Review of Almaty PoA in Laos, March 2013

Participants attending Asia Europe Regional Review of Almaty PoA in Laos, March 2013

Participants attending Asia Europe Regional Review of Almaty PoA in Laos, March 2013

From left: USG Acharya, DSG Eliasson and PR of Benin, Amb. Zinsou at LDC Ambassadorial Meeting at UNHQ

From left: USG Acharya, DSG Eliasson and PR of Benin, Amb. Zinsou at LDC Ambassadorial Meeting at UNHQ

Participants attending the African Regional Review of the Almaty Programme of Action in Addis Ababa, July 2013

Participants attending the African Regional Review of the Almaty Programme of Action in Addis Ababa, July 2013

From Left: UN-OHRLLS Director Ms. Schroderus-Fox, USG Acharya and DSG Eliasson at the 11th Annual Meeting of Foreign Ministers of the LLDCs Group.

From Left: UN-OHRLLS Director Ms. Schroderus-Fox, USG Acharya and DSG Eliasson at the 11th Annual Meeting of Foreign Ministers of the LLDCs Group.

USG Gyan Chandra Acharya (left) and Mr. Otaviano Canuto, Vice President, PREM, World Bank at the Ministerial Side Event: The LDC agenda in a post Rio+20 perspective.

USG Gyan Chandra Acharya (left) and Mr. Otaviano Canuto, Vice President, PREM, World Bank at the Ministerial Side Event: The LDC agenda in a post Rio+20 perspective.

USG Acharya addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

USG Acharya addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

Norway's former Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

Norway’s former Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

Liberia President Ellen Sirleaf Johnson  addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

Liberia President Ellen Sirleaf Johnson addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

Former President of Ireland Mary Robinson addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

Former President of Ireland Mary Robinson addressing attendees at the High-level event on Sustainable Energy for the Least Developed Countries, Sept 2013

Benin's Foreign Minister, Nassirou Bako Arifari speaking to journalists in New York at the launch of UN-OHRLLS first LDC Flagship report entitled “Productive Capacity Building in the Least Developed Countries and the Post 2015 Development Agenda”

Benin’s Foreign Minister, Nassirou Bako Arifari speaking to journalists in New York at the launch of UN-OHRLLS first LDC Flagship report entitled “Productive Capacity Building in the Least Developed Countries and the Post 2015 Development Agenda”

USG Acharya (far left) at the high-level breakfast meeting to raise the visibility of the 2014 Third International Conference on Small Island Development States.

USG Acharya (far left) at the high-level breakfast meeting to raise the visibility of the 2014 Third International Conference on Small Island Development States.

Meeting participants at the Ministerial Breakfast Meeting on  “LDC Graduation: The Way Towards MDG Acceleration, Sustainable Development and Structural Transformation, Sept 2013

Meeting participants at the Ministerial Breakfast Meeting on “LDC Graduation: The Way Towards MDG Acceleration, Sustainable Development and Structural Transformation, Sept 2013

Mr. Erdenebileg Sandagdorj, UN-OHRLLS Chief (l) USG Acharya (middle) and SG Ban ki-Moon at the 12th Annual Ministerial Meeting of Landlocked Developing Countries

Mr. Erdenebileg Sandagdorj, UN-OHRLLS Chief (l) USG Acharya (middle) and SG Ban Ki-moon at the 12th Annual Ministerial Meeting of Landlocked Developing Countries

UN-OHRLLS Director Ms. Heidi Schroderus-Fox speaking to participants at the, Broadband Infrastructure as a catalyst for a sustainable future, November 2013

UN-OHRLLS Director Ms. Heidi Schroderus-Fox speaking to participants at the, Broadband Infrastructure as a catalyst for a sustainable future, November 2013

USG Acharya met with President of Paraguay Mr. Horacio Cartes on the sidelines of the Latin America Regional Review Meeting of the Almaty Programme of Action

USG Acharya met with President of Paraguay Mr. Horacio Cartes on the sidelines of the Latin America Regional Review Meeting of the Almaty Programme of Action