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 26, 2023

UNOSSC Joins 16 Days of Activism Campaign: South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Ending Gender-Based Violence (GBV)

Women’s rights are human rights – As we embark on this year’s 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign, the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) joins the campaign to amplify the voices against Gender-Based Violence. We seize this […]
October 22, 2023

Belt and Road Forum Seeks to Strengthen South-South Cooperation

20 October – China’s President Xi Jinping convened the Third Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing, marking the tenth anniversary of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The initiative, facilitating consultation, joint contribution and shared benefits, aligns […]
October 14, 2023

Secretary-General’s Report on the State of South-South Cooperation Presented to the 2nd Committee

United Nations South-South and triangular cooperation support toward achieving the 2030 agenda highlighted   12 October, New York – On behalf of the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation, Ms. Xiaojun Grace Wang, UNOSSC Trust Fund Director and Chief of […]
October 11, 2023

Inter-Ministerial Conference on South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Population and Development Surveys Progress

Looking at Progress through the Lens of South-South Cooperation   10 October, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe – “Collectively as developing countries we must deliver through South-South Cooperation”, said the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, H.E. Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa, host of […]
September 28, 2023

G77 Havana Declaration Focuses on Science, Technology, and Innovation Ahead of the UNGA

On 16 September, the Summit of Heads of States and Governments of the Group of 77 (G77) and China adopted the Havana Declaration, which emphasized the importance of South-South and triangular cooperation in science, technology, and innovation. The Summit – […]
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 […]