ECOSOC

UN Economic and Social Council looks to lift poorest nations out of poverty

Top United Nations officials, donors and heads of international institutions convened at the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) today to examine worldwide efforts to lift the 50 poorest nations - home to 600 million people - out of poverty and instability.

UN meeting to review mobilization of aid for world's poorest States

The United Nations Economic and Social Council will hold a meeting next week to examine what help the world is giving to the 50 poorest nations to lift them out of poverty and instability.