High Representative for vulnerable countries welcomes Government of Turkeys contribution to the Fourth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries
As the host of the LDC IV Conference,
Some 6,000 participants, including Heads of State and Government, parliamentarians, key private sector players and civil society are expected to attend the five-day global gathering, which is a major undertaking of the United Nations and a significant milestone on the international organization’s calendar next year.
“This is indeed a heartening gesture especially in the prevailing economic climate in which we find ourselves. With so many competing pressures, the Turkish contribution is an encouraging sign that emerging economies can play a productive role in support of the LDCs and the challenges they face,” Mr. Diarra said.
Ambassador Ertuğrul Apakan, the Permanent Representative of
Mr. Diarra called on other Member States to follow suit, highlighting that “a successful outcome of the Conference in
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