UN Summit: Millennium Development Goals High Level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly 65th Session: outcome document, New York, 17 September 2010

Sectors : International trade: market access, subsidies and aid for trade, Financial Institutions, markets, services and microfinance, Domestic resource mobilisation, Transparency and accountability
Organisation : UN
Date made: 
2010
Level: 
Heads Of State
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Commitments in: Financing for Development - Domestic resource mobilisation

 “78. We commit ourselves to accelerating progress in order to achieve Millennium Development Goal 8, including through:

....(e) Enhancing financing for development in the areas of domestic resource mobilization, foreign direct investment, international trade, international financial and technical cooperation for development, and debt and systemic issues by meeting our commitments made in the Monterrey Consensus of the International Conference on Financing for Development and reaffirmed in the Doha Declaration on Financing for Development and all other relevant outcomes of major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields, thus expanding fiscal capacity for financing the attainment of the Millennium Development Goals;”

 
Scope: 
International

Commitments in: Trade - International trade: market access, subsidies and aid for trade

“78. We commit ourselves to accelerating progress in order to achieve Millennium Development Goal 8, including through:

 ...(k) Fully supporting and further developing a universal, rules-based, open, non-discriminatory, equitable and transparent multilateral trading system, inter alia, by working expeditiously towards a balanced and ambitious, comprehensive and development-oriented outcome of the Doha Development

Agenda of multilateral trade negotiations, in order to bring benefits to all and contribute to enhancing the integration of developing countries in the system, while recognizing the importance of making progress in key areas of the Doha Development Agenda of special interest to developing countries, reaffirming the importance of special and differential treatment referred to therein;...

 ...(n) Further implementing aid for trade, including through the Enhanced Integrated Framework for Trade-related Technical Assistance to Least Developed Countries, to help strengthen and enhance the trade capacity and international competitiveness of developing countries so as to ensure equitable benefits from increased trading opportunities and to foster economic growth;”

 

 
Scope: 
International