LDCs Journalists:

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Rafiqul Islam AzadCountry Statement at Istanbul Programme of Action – Dhaka focuses on foreign financing, The Independent, 29 May 2016

Rafiqul Islam Azad, Turkey hosts meet to today review sustainable development in LDCs, Implementation of 2030 agenda, The Independent, 27 May 2016


Virgile Ahissou,  Création d’un Forum des Journalistes des PMA : Rafiqul Azad du Bangladesh élu président, Afrika7, 29 Mai 2016

Virgile Ahissou, Les Nations Unies au chevet des PMA pour « un changement transformateur », Afrika7, 27 Mai 2016

Burkina Faso

Tielmè Innocent Kambire, L’attractivité des pays les moins avancés mise en débats, Sidwaya, 1 Juin 2016

Tielmè Innocent Kambire , Examen à mi-parcours du Programme d’action d’Istanbul – Appel au soutien d’une croissance économique équitable, Sidwaya, 31 Mai 2016

Tielmè Innocent Kambire, Examen à mi-parcours du Programme d’action d’Istanbul – Appel au soutien d’une croissance économique équitable, allAfrica, 31Mai 2016


Sorn Sarath , UN urges sustainable growth, The Phnom Penh Post, 30 May 2016

Democratic Republic of Congo,

La RDC participe à la revue à mi-parcours du Programme d’action d’Istanbul à Antalya en Turquie, Agence Congolaise de Presse,  27 May 2016


Baboucarr Camara, LDC Journalists Forum Elects New Committee, Daily Observer, 15 June 2016

Baboucarr Camara, Trade Minister Urges Development Partners to Honour Commitment to LDCs, Daily Observer, 31 May 2016

Baboucarr Camara, IPoA Review Ends with Calls for More Support to LDCs, Daily Observer, 31 May 2016

Baboucarr Camara, Gambia Registers Significant Progress in IPoA Implementation – Minister Jobe, Daily Observer, 30 May 2016

Baboucarr Camara, International Community Meets to Access Progress of IPoA, Daily Observer, 30 May 2016


VP Boakai Says Liberia Has Taken Its Rightful Place, Africa Online,  31 May 2016

Energy, Power Sector, Great Priority for Liberia, VP in Istanbul, Front Page Africa, 29 May 2016


Theresa Chapulapula, Gender equality key to development-UN Women, The Times, 31 May 2016

Theresa Chapulapula, Development partners pledge more support, The Times, 31 May 2016

Theresa Chapulapula, UN urges countries to accelerate development, The Times, 28 May 2016


Mohamed Ahmedou Tleimidy, انطلاق الجلسات التحضيرية للمؤتمر الدولي للبلدان الأقل نمواً, Essahra

Mohamed Ahmedou Tleimidy, بدأ أعمال مؤتمر الأمم المتحدة بأنطاليا, Essahra

Mohamed Ahmedou Tleimidy, Lancement des rencontres préparatoires de la conférence d’Antalya, Essahra

Mohamed Ahmedou Tleimidy, اختتام مؤتمر للأمم المتحدة بأنطالي, Essahra

Mohamed Ahmedou Tleimidy, La conférence d’Antalya adopte des mesures pour soutenir les PMA, Essahra


Mahabir Paudyal, The futile summitry, Republica, 10 June 2016

LDCs call for implementation of past accords, Kathmandu Post, Nepal, 31 May 2016

Press Release by the PMN, New York on the conclusion of the Midterm Review of the IPOA, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 30 May 2016

Gyan Chandra Acharya, Lifting LDCs, Republica, 29 May 2016

Mahabir Paudyal, Mid-term Review concludes with renewed commitment, pledges for LDCs, Republica, 29 May 2016

Mahabir Paudyal, Quakes, blockade hindered IPoA implementation: Nepal, Republica, 27 May 2016

Mahabir Paudyal, On Mid-Term Review eve, civil society sends a reminder, Republica, 26 May 2016


Mamadou Seck, Du 27 au 29 mai, il s’est tenu À Antalya en Turquie l’examen à mi-parcours du programme d’actions d’Istanbul pour le développement des pays les moins avancés mis en place en 2011, Sanslimites.com, 31 May 2016

Sierra Leone

Gabriel Benjamin, We are committed to building strong national health systems in LDCs, Concord Times Newspaper, 31 May 2016

Gabriel Benjamin, World Bank reinstates commitment to ending extreme poverty, Concord Times Newspaper, 30 May 2016

Gabriel Benjamin, Resilient institutions and economy key to building human capital economic growth and social development – Amb. Vandi Chidi Minah, Concord Times Newspaper, 27 May 2016


Timor Leste

Raimundos Oki, 48 States Gathering in Antalya to Discuss Poverty Issue, Raimundos Oki Journal, 2 June 2016. Article also published in Timor Post daily newspaper, Thursday 1st of June 2016, page 21.


Jonas Cullwick, Vanuatu pleads with UN for special treatment of SIDSVanuatu Daily Post, 28 June, 2016

Jonas Cullwick, DC Journalists Forum formed, Vanuatu Daily Post, 14 June 2016

Jonas Cullwick, Mid Term Review of LDC conference ends on a high, Vanuatu Daily Post, 31 May 2016


Sitembire Siwawa, 2030 agenda unachievable if women left out – Puri, Zambia Daily Mail, 1 June 2016

Sitembire Siwawa, Let’s give female farmers finances – UNCTAD, Zambia Daily Mail, 1 June 2016


Staff Reporter, PM attends conference on LDCs in Turkey, New Era, Namibia, 2 June 2016

Gyan Chandra Acharya, A midterm review of Istanbul Program of Action for LDCs, Devex, 1 June 2016

Emma Rumney, Diverse finance key to development of poorest countries, says UNDP chief, Public Finance International, UK, 31 May 2016

Jacques N. Couvas, LDC Mid-Term Review: No Graduations, But Good Pupils See Light at End of Tunnel, InDepth News (IDN), 31 May 2016

UN calls for greater support to least developed countries, adopts new declaration in Turkey, Tralac, South Africa, 30 May 2016

Ramesh Jaura, Ban Praises NGOs, carps Opponents – Mid Term Review in Antalya (Extract), IDM-InDepthNews, UN Insider, 30 May 2016

Global IME Bank Chairman Mr. Chandra Prasad Dhakal addresses Mid-Term Review of IPoA 2016 held in Antalya, Turkey, 30 May 2016

Jin Wensi, Abbou: La cooperation sud/sud, une priorite pour le Maroc, La Tribune, Marocco, 30 May 2016

Coopération Sud-Sud : « L’approche algérienne repose sur le respect de la souveraineté »,  El Moudjahid Algeria, 30 May 2016

Réunion parlementaire internationale à Antalya : M. Ould Khelifa « Sécurité et stabilité une garantie pour le développement », El Moudjahid, Algeria, 30 May 2016

UN summit calls for greater support to most vulnerable nations, Hürriyet Newspaper, Turkey, 30 May 2016

Pakistan Vows to support Least Developed Countries, Dawn News, 30 May 2016

Veep attends IPoA in Turkey, Ghana Classfm online, Ghana, 27 May 2016