Improving Access to Support Measures

This Portal gives users access to information about special international support measures (ISMs) adopted by the international development community for countries included in the LDC category. ISMs are meant to assist LDCs in confronting their special development challenges and in achieving progress towards graduation from the category. The measures can be grouped into 3 broad areas of assistance:

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United States grants preferential market access to Myanmar

The United States decided to reinstate Myanmar’s eligibility under the Generalized System of...

ePing - How to track changes in international trade rules and regulations online

A blog post by the USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub highlights the need for an...

Do relaxed rules of origin boost LDC exports?

by Matthias Bruckner * At the last WTO Ministerial, held in Nairobi from 15-19 December...

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A new way of defining and measuring aid

The town of Naivasha in Kenya's rift valley hosts a sprawl of greenhouses supplying European...

CDP Secretariat shares project experience during European Development Days

On 15 June, the CDP Secretariat participated as a panelist in a side-event 'Leaving no-one...

CDP Secretariat organises workshop in Brussels on capacity development experiences

On 6 April 2016, the CDP Secretariat organised a workshop on its capacity development experiences...

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How the UN helps LDCs graduate

Drive west round the ring road from Port Vila, Vanuatu’s capital, and you pass three warehouses...

The impact of Brexit on the least developed countries

The United Kingdom vote in June 2016 to leave the European Union will have major implications for...

CDP Secretariat introduces Graduation Diagnostics Toolkit during IPOA mid-term review in Antalya

During a side-event organized with FERDI as part of the programme of the mid-term review ...

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How the UN helps LDCs graduate

Drive west round the ring road from Port Vila, Vanuatu’s capital, and you pass three warehouses...

A new way of defining and measuring aid

The town of Naivasha in Kenya's rift valley hosts a sprawl of greenhouses supplying European...

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United States grants preferential market access to Myanmar

The United States decided to reinstate Myanmar’s eligibility under the Generalized System of...

ePing - How to track changes in international trade rules and regulations online

A blog post by the USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub highlights the need for an...