debt relief

Coronavirus economics: Debt-laden countries at risk, as financial markets screech to a halt

Economists and finance experts are warning that countries with “high” or “distressed” public debt levels are at risk of severe economic shocks amid the COVID-19 pandemic and calling for restructuring plans based on the principle of solidarity.

Algeria issues call at UN for debt relief and increased market access

Algeria today called for reform of the world economic system, including debt relief for developing countries, a reinforced United Nations role in protecting biodiversity, and full international engagement in combating climate change.