TitleReport of the Committee for Development Policy
Takes note of the report of the Committee for Development Policy at its 5th session and the conclusion that Cape Verde and Maldives qualified for graduation from the list of least developed countries; requests the Secretary-General to submit to ECOSOC at its substantive session of 2004, a report including recommendations on how to formulate a smooth transition strategy for graduating countries and to prepare the report in an inclusive and transparent manner; decides to take a decision on a smooth transition strategy for countries graduating from least developed country status and on the graduation of Cape Verde and Maldives from the list of least developed countries at its substantive session of 2004.
In: Resolutions and decisions of the Economic and Social Council, organizational session for 2004, New York, 21 Jan., 4-6, 13 and 27 Feb. and 3 May 2004; resumed organizational session for 2004, New York, 4 May and 3 and 15 June 2004; substantive session of 2004, New York, 28 June-23 July 2004; resumed substantive session of 2004, New York, 16 Sept. and 5 and 11 Nov. 2004 - E/2004/99 - p. 19 - (ESCOR, 2004, Suppl. no. 1).