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They will then be distributed, in coordination with Global Textile FZE, to needy persons in the least developed countries," Al Merri said.
The least developed countries, which do not have sufficient resources to adapt their societies, are the most vulnerable.
The conference was opened by Turkey's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mevlut Cavusoglu,and the United Nations High Representative for Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States, and Secretary-General of the event, Gyan Acharya.
During that time period, the population of the least developed countries grew nearly 10 times as fast as the more developed countries.
Department for International Development (DFID) figures show that in 2013, the 10 biggest recipients of bilateral UK aid included five ranked as among the world's least developed countries - Ethiopia, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Tanzania - but also India, which the UN ranks as the 10th largest economy in the world, and Nigeria (26th).
Least developed countries also benefit from a general extension of the deadline to protect intellectual property and implement other WTO intellectual property obligations, including for pharmaceuticals, the WTO said.
Since 2009, nine least developed countries (LDCs) have announced plans or strategies incorporating elements of both low-carbon development and resilience to climate change.
The Doha Development Round, which was launched in 2001, was designed to support the global economy and help developing countries and least developed countries to integrate into the global economy, he pointed out.
The eight fold increase over the last 21 years from citizens of 48 of the world's least developed countries was documented in a report presented at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) held in Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa on Monday.
There are 89 beneficiaries of the reformed GSP: 49 least developed countries under the Everything but arms' scheme and 40 other low and lower-middle income partners.
IDENTIFYING THE LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES by Patrick Guillaumont, Paris: Economica, 2010, xiv + 386 pp.
ISTANBUL, May 14, 2011 (TUR) -- Fourth United Nations Conference on Least Developed Countries on Friday ended in Istanbul, as the conference adopted an action plan for the next ten years for LDCs as well as an Istanbul Declaration.
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