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underdeveloped and developing countries of Asia and Africa and Latin America collectively

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Becoming 3rd world down there so if that's how the government run things then I'd rather be forgotten, should join Scotland.
Jakarta, Muharram 30, 1435, Dec 3, 2013, SPA -- The 3rd World Conference of Islamic Media opened here today under the auspices of Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
Sort the internet wifi out, 3rd world countries have better service".
In 2007, Cazabon filmed the documentary, 3rd World Canada, which told the story of despair and hope in KI, where three suicides left eight children orphaned.
Beats China 201- 186 in 3rd World Cup at Medellin, Colombia
You participated in the 3rd World Conference on Dialogue Among Religions and Civilizations which was held in Skopje in May.
The genral director of MADA Mousa Rimawi stated that this competition was part of the activities for the May 3rd World Press Freedom Day for this year, as an effort to promote the culture of freedom of expression in Palestine, especially among youth who are the most active users of the social networks such as facebook.
Namibia is a poorly developed 3rd world country in Africa.
The MoU, signed on the sidelines of the ongoing 3rd World Ports and Trade Summit 2013 (WPTS) in the capital, was between: ADPC; Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (ADFCA); Abu Dhabi Customs Administration (ADCA); and Abu Dhabi Terminals.
Obsession with affluence and growth, much of it for non-essential products, is the direct cause of rich world over-consumption that has led to the impoverishment of the 3rd world.
The 5th Singapore International Water Week, themed "Water Solutions for Liveable and Sustainable Cities", will be held from 1 to 5 July 2012, in conjunction with the 3rd World Cities Summit and the inaugural CleanEnviro Summit Singapore.
At the 3rd World Islamic Banking Conference: Asia Summit in Singapore, Islamic finance was simply talked about as a different mode of doing business, which is exactly what it needs to be, if it is to compete with conventional business.
The Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR-AAA) this week participated in the 3rd World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) Asia Summit in Singapore.
The Butterfly of the Nile Farida Hisham Osman did Egypt proud in setting a new world record in the 3rd World Junior Swimming Championships held in Peru last September.
Signs at the foot of the Legislature steps echoed those sentiments: "Save our future," "Honour your promises," "Treaty rights are forever, as long as the sun shines, the grass grows and the rivers flow," "Canada's shame, 3rd world living conditions on Canadian reservations," "We want input in consultation policy," "We want housing addressed.