September 28, 2023

On the Margins of the UNGA, the India-UN Fund Championed South-South Cooperation in Partnership with the UN System

On the sidelines of the General Assembly leaders reflect on keeping the sustainable development focus on Least Developed Countries and Small Islands Developing States India, which has made remarkable progress in its own domestic development, is simultaneously keeping a focus […]
September 28, 2023

Global Development Initiative Supported by China Emphasizes Inclusive Growth

A High-level meeting on Global Development Initiative (GDI) cooperation outcomes was hosted by the Government of China on 19 September, during the high-level week of the United Nations General Assembly. In the past two years, Chinese Vice President Han Zheng […]
September 26, 2023

Catalytic Funding Is Enabling South-South Collaboration on Climate Change Adaptation and Green Transportation

The Pérez-Guerrero Trust Fund for South-South Cooperation (PGTF), established in 1983 and managed by UNOSSC on behalf of the Group of 77, is a South-South incubator of science and technology. Co-funded by the Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) and implemented […]
September 26, 2023

Triangular Water, Energy and Food Technology Projects to be Piloted in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand and Viet Nam

On 31 August 2023 the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and the Mekong River Commission Secretariat (MRCS) convened the Second Stakeholder Consultative Forum in Bangkok, Thailand. The event was held as part of the “Triangular Cooperation Project on […]
September 23, 2023

IsDB and UNOSSC Strengthen Partnership for South-South Cooperation

Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) President, H.E. Dr. Muhammad Al Jasser, and United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) Director, Ms. Dima Al-Khatib, met on the sidelines of UN General Assembly in New York to underscore their commitment to strengthening the […]
September 19, 2023

UNOSSC and OPEC Fund Strengthen Collaboration on South-South and Triangular Cooperation Initiatives

UNOSSC signs first MOU with an international financial institution New York (19 September 2023): The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and the OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) signed a Memorandum of Understanding Tuesday to strengthen […]
September 13, 2023

South-South Cooperation Day 2023: Message from UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, delivered by UNOSSC Director Dima Al-Khatib

Secretary General’s message for 2023 In our world of deeply connected challenges, South-South cooperation plays a vital role in shaping a brighter future. The United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation is a powerful reminder that when nations unite, they can […]
September 13, 2023

South-South Cooperation Day 2023: Remarks of the PGA on the Commemoration of the United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation

Remarks by Dennis Francis, President of the 78th session of the General Assembly “United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation 2023”, 12 September 2023 [As delivered]   His Excellency, H.E. Peter Mohan Maithri Pieris,President of the 21st session of the High-Level […]
September 11, 2023

UNCTAD helps countries measure South-South cooperation

  A new project and framework to collect data will build a clearer picture of global development support.   UNCTAD and its partners have kicked off a three-year global project to help developing countries use a common framework to measure and give […]