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Does it mean "was discussed after the Gleneagles agreement"?

Developing country debt moved down the international agenda following the Gleneagles agreement in which the G7 industrial countries agreed to spend £30bn writing off the debts owed to the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank by the 18 poor countries.

Source: The Guardian: Developing countries at risk from US rate rise, debt charity warns

  • If the intended meaning is "became less urgent" then down the agenda strikes my ear as unidiomatic in this intransitive use of move. I would expect moved down on the agenda. Compare books.google.com/… – Tᴚoɯɐuo Mar 19 '18 at 11:22
  • When people move down the agenda they address each agenda item in turn. The author seems to be conflating the two phrases. – Tᴚoɯɐuo Mar 19 '18 at 11:30
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The debt country topic became less important due to an agreement by the G7

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