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Consideration of the Agenda Item on Groups of Countries in Special Situations by the Second Committee: Follow-up to the Second United Nations Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries

19 October, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Background

This meeting of the Second Committee introduced the report of the Secretary General regarding the implementation of the Vienna Programme of Action for the Group of Landlocked Developing Countries for the Decade 2014-2024. The report highlighted the goals and priorities of the Vienna Programme of Action, underscored the development progress made by the landlocked developing countries and the persisting economic challenges facing the countries in special situations, and emphasized the importance of fostering synergy and coherence in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Vienna Programme of Action. Statements were delivered on behalf of regional and international groups representing the interests of LLDCs, followed by statements by LLDCs, transit neighbours and development partners. 

Included below are the list of statements relevant to the interests of Landlocked Developing Countries.

Statements

pdf-icon Introduction of the Report of the Secretary-General on the Implementation of the Vienna Programme of Action for the LLDCs 

pdf-icon Statement by Thailand on behalf of the Group of 77 and China 

pdf-icon Statement by Lao People’s Democratic Republic on behalf of ASEAN

pdf-icon Statement by Maldives on behalf of AOSIS

pdf-icon Statement by Haiti on behalf of CARICOM 

pdf-icon Statement by Zambia as the Chair of the Group of LLDCs 

pdf-icon Statement by Paraguay 

pdf-icon Statement by India   

pdf-icon Statement by Russian Federation

pdf-icon Statement by Kyrgyzstan

pdf-icon Statement by Nepal

pdf-icon Statement by Mongolia

pdf-icon Statement by Mexico

pdf-icon Statement by Vietnam

pdf-icon Statement by Tajikistan

pdf-icon Statement by Botswana

pdf-icon Statement by Brazil

pdf-icon Statement by Zimbabwe

pdf-icon Statement by Kuwait

pdf-icon Statement by Turkey

pdf-icon Statement by Morocco

pdf-icon Statement by Niger

pdf-icon Statement by Ethiopia

pdf-icon Statement by China

pdf-icon Statement by Bhutan

 

 

 

Details

Date:
19 October, 2016
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Venue

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