LDCs Conferences and Meetings 

(LDC Workshops) 

2020

DateEvent Location
11-13 March, 2020POSTPONED: Africa Regional Review Meeting - In Preparation for the Fifth UN Conference on the Least Developed CountriesLilongwe, Malawi
18-24 March 2020POSTPONED: 53rd session of the Economic Commission for AfricaAddis Ababa, Ethiopia
13 April 2020POSTPONED: PGA/ECOSOC Special Event on UNLDC-V preparations New York, USA
20-23 April 2020Financing For Development ForumNew York, USA
24-26 April, 2020POSTPONED: Asia and Pacific Regional Review Meeting - In Preparation for the Fifth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries Dhaka, Bangladesh
28 April 2020LDCs Dialogue with the Deputy Secretary-General on COVID-19New York
7 May 2020COVID19 and Impacts on Food Security in LDCs, LLDCs and SIDSNew York
14-15 May 2020Development Cooperation ForumNew York, USA
21 May 2020 (video only)76th ESCAP COM Special Body on LDCs
Bangkok, Thailand
11 June 2020Presentation of the United Nations Secretary-General's Roadmap for Digital CooperationNew York, USA
8-11 June 2020POSTPONED: WTO Ministerial Meeting LDC Trade Ministers’ Meeting on 7 June 2020
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
7-16 July 2020High Level Political ForumNew York, USA
27-30 July, 2020First Preparatory Committee Meeting - Fifth UN Conference on the Least Developed CountriesNew York, USA
26-28 AugustITC World Export Development ForumMongolia
TBC September 2020Annual LDC Ministerial MeetingNew York, USA
15-16 October, 2020Postponed to 12-14 May 2021: Academic Conference - Achieving Sustainable Development in the Least Developed Countries - Towards LDC-VHelsinki, Finland
18-23 October 2020 Fifteenth session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD 15)Bridgetown, Barbados
9-29 November 2020POSTPONED: UNFCCC COP26Glasgow, UK

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