Publications

December 19, 2023

Promoting Social Justice in the Global South: Global and regional South-South Cooperation good practices (ILO, 2023)

The International Labour Office (ILO) through its Partnership’s Department has launched 28 South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) projects across the five regions and the ITC-Turin office for the 2022-2023 biennium. The SSTC projects have covered over 80 countries and additional […]
December 8, 2023

Guidelines for the Integration of South-South and Triangular Cooperation into the Country- and Regional-level Work of the United Nations Development System

Building on the broad recommendations, catalytic actions and performance indicators identified in the 2016 framework of operational guidelines on UN support to South-South and triangular cooperation (SSC/19/3)5 and consultations with UN entities and other partners, these Guidelines offer a step-by-step […]
December 7, 2023

Celebrating 40 Years of South-South Cooperation: Pérez-Guerrero Trust Fund (2023)

Established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1983, the Pérez-Guerrero Trust Fund for South-South Cooperation (PGTF) has played a catalytic role in fostering sustainable development through South-South cooperation in developing countries. Over the past four decades, PGTF has been […]
December 6, 2023

Experiences and Practices on Inclusive Sustainable Tourism in Cities and Localities in the Context of South-South and Triangular Cooperation (2023)

This pioneering work sheds light on an increasingly important aspect of our modern, interconnected world – inclusive sustainable tourism. The nexus of culture, economics, and sustainable development is more pertinent than ever, particularly for the cities and localities that can […]
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 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 […]
November 15, 2023

World Food Programme South-South and Triangular Cooperation Policy Update (2023)

The South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) policy update, approved by the Executive Board in July 2023, represents a significant leap forward in WFP’s commitment to supporting and empowering the Global South countries in sharing, adapting and implementing zero hunger solutions […]
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 […]