Events

October 6, 2022

India-UN Development Partnership Fund Celebrates 5 Years of South-South Collaboration

NEW YORK (8 June 2018): “The India-UN Development Partnership Fund represents a distinctive and successful example of how we can advance and adapt South-South cooperation to be timely and responsive to developing country needs,” said United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina […]
September 14, 2022

Global Community Gathers to Tackle Development Challenges at South-South Expo

Government Ministers, UN Practitioners and Experts Spotlight Southern-Grown Solutions and Partnership Opportunities at the 11th GSSD Expo held for the First Time in the Asia-Pacific Region   BANGKOK, THAILAND (14 September 2022): The eleventh edition of the United Nations Global […]
September 12, 2022

Building New Collaborative Global Partnerships for Sustainable COVID-19 Recovery: 11th Global United Nations South-South Development Expo Opens in Bangkok

The eleventh edition of the United Nations Global South-South Development Expo (GSSD Expo), an event highlighting Southern innovations in tackling crosscutting challenges, opened in Bangkok with a resounding call for leveraging South-South and triangular cooperation for sustainable recovery from the […]
September 5, 2022

GSSD Expo 2022 Side Event: The Role of Science and Technology in the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus

Tuesday, September 13, 2022 11:50 – 13:05 hrs. (Bangkok Time) Meeting Room F, UN Conference Centre, Bangkok, Thailand   On the sidelines of the 2022 Global South-South Development Expo, the Mekong Institute (MI), the Office of the National Water Resources […]
July 11, 2022

Lower Mekong Basin Countries commit to translating Water-Energy-Food Nexus approach into local contexts to strengthen integrated development and support vulnerable communities by applying science, technology and innovation

On 28 June 2022, the UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC)’s Regional Office for Asia-Pacific and the Mekong River Commission Secretariat (MRCS) convened the First Stakeholder Consultative Forum in Bangkok, Thailand. The event was the first regional meeting under the […]
June 23, 2022

Ocean Conference: Leveraging South-South and Triangular Cooperation for the Blue Economy Agenda in SIDS

Date: 29 June 2022 Time: 9:00 am EST Event recording: https://youtu.be/h_5wasbQj-Y   The Second UN Ocean Conference took place from 27 June to 1 July 2022 in Lisbon, Portugal. The Ocean Conference, co-hosted by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, […]
May 5, 2022

UNOSSC Asia-Pacific: Lower Mekong Basin Project Is Strengthening Access to Water, Food and Energy in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, and Viet Nam

The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), the Republic of Korea Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT), and the Mekong River Commission (MRC) launched their collaboration project, the “Triangular Cooperation on Sustainable Development in the Lower Mekong Basin based […]
October 19, 2021

South-South Cooperation on Leveraging Knowledge and Good Practice Sharing for Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development

        Event for International Poverty Eradication Day Concept Note Co-organized by: United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS)Time: 7:00-9:00 am, 21 October, 2021(New York Time)Venue: Conference Center, Beijing International HotelUN […]
September 8, 2021

2021 UN Day for South-South Cooperation Side-event: Launch of Good Practices in SSTC – Scaling Up Made-in-Africa Solutions

When: 14 September 2021, 8:30 – 10:00 AM (NY time)Registration: to register for this event, please click here. Background African countries have been generating innovative and context-specific solutions, in collaboration with various development actors, to respond to common development challenges […]