G77


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G77

abbreviation for
Group of Seventy-Seven
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On the inter-governmental process on Financing for Development scheduled to commence from 27-29 January 2015 in New York, Ambassador Mamabolo informed the Secretary-General that there was a need for close cooperation between the G77 and China and the SG s Office, while on the Post-2015 Development Agenda there was a lot of engagement already.
The statement, unanimously adopted, was issued during the 28th annual meeting of the G77 foreign ministers on the sidelines of the 69th annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly.
He expressed happiness and pride that the G77 and China have a proud history of advocating for development that is fair, lasting and equitable.
China and the G77 claimed that the Copenhagen Climate talks have broken down, degenerating into a fight between developed and the developing world.
Sugar Grove, Illinois) performed an ASTM G77 ("Ranking Resistance of Materials to Sliding Wear using Ring on the Block Test Machine").
The cause was taken up by the G77 (a coalition of 133 developing and transitional countries at the UN led by the Republic of South Africa).
IT WAS THE LARGEST EVENT TO END THIS YEAR'S international conference season in Doha, yet the 'Developing Nations plus China' forum, known as the G77 second summit, held in the Qatari capital in mid-June, did not make any headlines in the West, adding to the frustration of delegates from 132 countries, who called for more recognition of their plight from the rich nations.
The G77 group of developing countries and some other governments, such as Norway, have proved to be much more progressive on this issue than other blocks and have pushed for a framework to secure corporate accountability, arguing that voluntary mechanisms are not enough.
Neither have the various groupings of like-minded nations--the G8/G7 and the G77 as the most prominent--provided the kind of enlightened leadership and visionary thinking necessary to upgrade global governance.
Each of these senior partners also brings strong affiliations with the Worldwide Chambers of Commerce & Industry, and the resources of the Global Management Center-Trade Information Network (G77 GMC-TIN) for the 133 G77 countries (non-G8 countries).
The G77 is the largest coalition of developing countries in the United Nations, which provides the means for the countries of the South to articulate and promote their collective economic interests and enhance their joint negotiating capacity on all major international economic and development issues in the United Nations system, promote South-South cooperation and strengthen economic and technical co-operation among developing countries themselves.
Al-Sanad, also and non-resident ambassador to Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi, made the comments in an interview with KUNA on the sidelines of his participation, as Kuwait delegate, in the preparatory meetings of the G77 and China, and the Asia-Pacific group for the UNEA session.