Least Developed

Job creation vital as number of youth in least developed nations expected to soar – UN

There should be a greater emphasis on job creation in the world’s 49 poorest nations, where the number of young people of working age is increasing by 16 million per year, says a new report released today by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

New UN report calls for boosting productive capacity in world’s poorest countries

Strengthening the ability of poor countries to produce goods and services more efficiently will boost economic growth and accelerate sustainable development, according to a new United Nations report released today.