Which of the following agencies related to the United Nations is concerned with promoting the growth of international trade and equilibrium in balance of payments?


Options: United Nations Industrial Development Organisation,    International Development Association,    International Bank for Reconstruction and Development Organisation,    United Nation Development Programme

Ans:C,C


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