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Fourth World

those countries, mainly in contemporary Africa and Asia, which are the poorest in the world. The term is used to distinguish certain countries within the usual category of the THIRD WORLD, especially in the light of the economic stagnation of some countries during the 1970s and 1980s. It is a recent term not yet established in general usage.
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PESHAWAR -- Pakistani Zurkhaneh team is going to participate in the upcoming 4th World Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Azerbaijan to be commencing from May 12-22, ironically with no official dress to wear.
He was speaking at the recently held 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Vice President of Bulgaria Iliyana Yotova is on a working visit to Azerbaijan till May for participation in the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue, held in Baku, BNR reported.
The Pontiff's message was delivered by papal legate Philippe Cardinal Barbarin, archbishop of Lyon, France, at the 4th World Apostolic Congress on Mercy held in Manila.
Conference Series LLC proudly invites contributors across the globe to its 4th World Congress and Expo on Recycling during July 27-29, 2017 in Rome, Italy which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions.
At WorldCist'16, the 4th World Conference on Information Systems and Technologies, papers being presented will reflect the conference's main themes, such as information and knowledge management; software systems, architectures, applications, and tools; Big Data analytics and applications; human-computer interaction; health informatics; and information technologies in education.
For example, February brings the 2nd Coffee Rust Summit in Guatemala (the first was held there in 2013); March includes the International Coffee Organization's 4th World Coffee Conference in Ethiopia; the 6th Global Dubai Tea Forum takes place in UAE in April; and June features the Green Coffee Conference in Miami--and these are just some of the shows occurring in the first half of 2016.
com)-- BORDERPOL is delighted to announce that Securiport has become the Gold Sponsor for the 4th World BORDERPOL Congress in The Hague, Netherlands, on 8th-10th December.
Furthermore, he said, Macedonia would renew dialogue among civilizations and, in cooperation with UNESCO, will host the 4th World Conference on Interreligious and Intercivilization Dialogue.
The meeting was held in New York on the sidelines of the 4th World Conference of Speakers of Parliaments, sponsored by the Geneva-based Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU).
Eighteen other countries signed the joint declaration in commemoration of the 4th World Day against the Death Penalty.
The moment I stepped on the National Mall and saw the 4th World Children's Festival unfold in front of me, all my insecurities and fears of being in that new place faded away.