November 29, 2023

India-UN Development Partnership Fund Celebrates Six Years of Collaborative Partnership

“The enduring partnership between India and the UN has spurred just and inclusive development – from the world’s densest cities to its remotest villages – and today serves as a guiding light within the Global South, in the true spirit […]
November 29, 2023

UN Resident Coordinators: South-South Cooperation is a Vehicle for LDCs to Prosper

Least Developed Countries (LDCs) face a particularly challenging path to boost gains for people and planet, advancing the Sustainable Development Goals. As part of a series organized by the UN Development Coordination Office (DCO), UNOSSC Director Ms. Dima Al-Khatib, Ms. […]
November 28, 2023

India-UN Fund – Year-in-review Report (Nov 2023)

The India-UN Development Partnership Fund, a $150 million financial mechanism, champions innovative, Southerndriven, demand-responsive and transformative sustainable development initiatives across the developing world. Remarkably, within just six years, the Fund has cultivated a portfolio of 76 development projects, collaborating with […]
November 27, 2023

Integrated Water, Energy and Food Management Workshop Held in Khoen Kan, Thailand

With supported of the Ministry of Science and ICT, Republic of Korea, the First Regional Training of Trainers (TOT) workshop on “Advancing Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus Pilot Implementation in the Lower Mekong Basin” was co-organized by UNOSSC and the Mekong Institute […]
November 27, 2023

India-UN Fund: Rural Cameroon Illuminated with Affordable Solar Power

In Africa solar power is offering a unique opportunity to provide affordable, reliable, and sustainable electricity to a large share of humanity – improving economic opportunities and quality of life. [1] Given solar power’s potential, the UN, among other multilateral […]
November 27, 2023

India-UN Fund: Scaling Insurance Coverage to Protect Farmers in Fiji Against Environmental Shocks

Fiji’s Ministry of Economy partnered with UN Capital Development Fund in 2020 on a pilot project aimed at providing parametric insurance to smallholder farmers to cushion them from the financial shocks caused by the cyclical nature of the region’s cyclones […]
November 21, 2023

Sustainable Development in the Lower Mekong Basin: Building Forward Better toward COVID-19 Recovery with Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus Approach through South-South and Triangular Cooperation (2023)

The Mekong region is richly endowed with natural resources and has some of the most biologically diverse habitats in the world. However, despite rapid economic developments, including increased urbanization and poverty reduction in the past few decades, significant challenges remain. […]
November 21, 2023

Review of Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus related projects toward informing project pilot’s delivery of SDG-impact (2023)

The “Triangular Cooperation Project on Sustainable Development in the Lower Mekong River Basin based on the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus” (2021-2025) aims to strengthen access to water, food and energy for vulnerable communities living in the Lower Mekong Basin (Cambodia, Lao […]
October 24, 2023

Triangular Cooperation with the Arab Region – Policies, Perspectives and Practices of Development Assistance Committee (DAC) Members (2023)

Initiated in response to interest expressed by Arab states, the study examines the policies, perspectives, and practices of Development Assistance Committee (DAC) members at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) concerning triangular cooperation, followed by a focus on […]