The Islamic Development Bank and the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation are strengthening the strategic collaboration between their institutions. Their aim is to jointly promote South-South and triangular cooperation within IsDB member countries and beyond, with the overarching goal of accelerating achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals and other internationally agreed development goals.


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April 30, 2024

IsDB: 50 Years of Championing South-South Cooperation in its Member Countries and Beyond

As we pass the midpoint of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda, the world is falling short of meeting most of the Sustainable Development Goals. Nearly 40 per cent of all developing countries suffer from severe debt problems. Responding to […]
April 29, 2024

Video: IsDB, 50 Years of Championing South-South Cooperation in its Member Countries and Beyond

   
April 27, 2024

IsDB is a South-South Bank, Addressing Humanity’s Challenges Through 50-Years of Solidarity

By Dima Al-Khatib, Director of the UN Office for South South Cooperation (UNOSSC) Southern-led development finance, like that championed by the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), provides essential support to developing countries in the implementation of their sustainable development agendas, adapted […]
April 26, 2024

IsDB Special Edition SDGs Digest: Cherishing our Past Charting our Future (2024)

This edition of SDGs Digest comprises articles about collective action and forward-thinking solutions, as IsDB continues to steer through the complexities of global development with wisdom, compassion, and a steadfast commitment to building a better world for all. It features […]
March 7, 2024

Global Advocacy Dialogue Series: South-South and Triangular Cooperation Crucial to Tackle Global Challenges

Islamic Development Bank and United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) launched Joint Global Advocacy Dialogue Series   New York, USA/Jeddah, KSA, 6 March 2024: South-South cooperation has emerged as an important development cooperation modality for many of today’s largest […]
September 23, 2023

IsDB and UNOSSC Agree to 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 10, 2021

IsDB-UNOSSC joint message to commemorate the 2021 UN Day for South-South Cooperation

On the occasion of United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation, the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the United Nations for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) have released a joint video celebrating the long-standing partnership between the two institutions. Through this joint message, […]
May 7, 2021

IsDB and South Center Advocate for Development of National Strategies for South-South and Triangular Cooperation

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 06 May 2021 – The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the Geneva-based South Center have strongly advocated for the formulation of national strategies for South-South and Triangular Cooperation. The two institutions made the call in a joint […]
October 26, 2020

Assessment Framework for National Ecosystem for South-South and Triangular Cooperation

This assessment framework document was developed by the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) based on its concept on National Ecosystems for South-South and Triangular Cooperation. The document was authored by Riad Ragueb, Ahmed Faruk Diken, Abdelhakim Yessouf, Abdul Majid Khan, Aminuddin […]
April 24, 2020

Developing National Ecosystems for South-South and Triangular Cooperation to Achieve Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development

FOREWORD The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) is an international financial institution with a current membership of 57 countries. Its mission is to promote comprehensive human development, with a focus on the priority areas of alleviating poverty, improving health, promoting education, […]

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