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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 […]
May 11, 2021

20th High-Level Committee on South-South Cooperation to Address Accelerating SDGs Through Effective Implementation of the BAPA+40 Outcome

Convening on 11 May, the Organizational Meeting of the twentieth session of the High-level Committee on South-South Cooperation elected the Bureau for its 20th session and adopted its agenda. The 20th session of the High-level Committee on South-South cooperation (HLC) will take […]
April 9, 2021

KOICA, SENAI of BRAZIL and DINAC of Paraguay partner to strength the Aircraft´s Maintenance Sector in Paraguay through Triangular Cooperation.

10 February 2021 – KOICA (Korea International Cooperation Agency), Brazil´s SENAI (National Service of Industrial Apprenticeship) and Paraguay´s DINAC (National Directorate of Civil Aeronautics) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) providing a framework for cooperation to develop technical and […]
February 8, 2021

New UNIDO publication on South-South and triangular industrial cooperation

VIENNA, 4 February 2021 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has released a new publication on the Organization’s work in the area of South-South and triangular industrial cooperation (SSTIC). The publication features 16 projects and good practices that can be […]
December 9, 2020

IBSA Fund Board Approves Water and Sanitation Project for eSwatini

The Board of Directors of the India, Brazil and South Africa Facility for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation (the IBSA Fund) convened today to review the progress of the trust fund portfolio and consider new proposals. During the successful meeting, the […]
November 6, 2020

South-South Trust Funds Respond to COVID-19, Fast-tracking Medical Purchases, Enabling Peer Learning and Supporting Joint Research

The funds managed by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) were early responders to the COVID-19 pandemic, facilitating city-to-city contributions of medical equipment as early as February 2020 and, by April, purchases of ventilators for the small island […]
October 21, 2020

Enablers of Development Cooperation – Opportunities to Enhance National Capacities through South-South Cooperation

When: 28 October, 8:00 – 9:45 am (New York time) Please register for this webinar here. Background The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the centrality of international development cooperation in reducing risk and building the resilience of developing countries through improved coordination and […]
October 21, 2020

Webinar: Designing for Impact – South-South Trade & Investment, 27 October 2020

When: 27 October 2020, 9.00-11.00 EST; 14.00-16.00 CET; 16.00-18.00 EAT; 18.30-20.30 IST Please register for this webinar here. Designing for Impact: South-South Trade and Investment In March 2019, for the first time ever, the outcome document adopted by the Second High-level […]