[OPE] UNCTAD forecast

From: Jurriaan Bendien <adsl675281@telfort.nl>
Date: Sun May 03 2009 - 17:55:25 EDT

UNCTAD is predicting a $2 trillion financial shortfall for developing
countries, along with a 30% drop in exports in some sectors. A decline in
food production is also likely, as is a recurrence of food crises in some
parts of the developing world.

UNCTAD is holding a public symposium in Geneva this month on the global
economic crisis and its implications for developing countries

It has a critical report on the financial crises here:

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