About Us

This Portal was developed by the CDPCommittee for Development Policy Secretariat of DPADDevelopment Policy and Analysis Division/DESADepartment of Economic and Social Affairs as part of a  project to improve the capacity of LDCsLeast Developed Countries to access and benefit from the international support measures adopted by the international development community. The Portal's aim is to deliver a more effective development impact of international support provided to LDCsLeast Developed Countries.
 
The Secretariat of the CDPCommittee for Development Policy services the Committee for Development Policy, a subsidiary body of ECOSOCUnited Nations Economic and Social Council. The Committee provides inputs and independent advice to ECOSOCUnited Nations Economic and Social Council on emerging cross-sectoral development issues and on international cooperation for development, focusing on medium- and long-term aspects. It is also responsible for reviewing the status of LDCsLeast Developed Countries and for monitoring their progress after graduation from the category.
 
For addiitonal information on the CDPCommittee for Development Policy and its Secretariat please visit our website.