January 18, 2022

South-South Ideas Paper: South-South Cooperation, An Opportunity to Fight Against Climate Change & Reduce Inequalities

Climate change is a global negative externality and nowadays it is considered as one of the biggest challenges on Earth. The scale of the efforts and coordination needed to alleviate climate change’s negative impacts are considerable. In this context, South-South […]
January 17, 2022

South-South Ideas Paper: Mapping South-South Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation for Theory and Practice

Science, technology, and innovation (STI) are key to economic and social development, yet the capacity for scientific innovation remains unequally distributed across the globe. Working from the perspective of access, equity and inclusion (AEI), the present study analyses the state […]
December 15, 2021

Overview of the India-UN Development Partnership Fund (UNOSSC, 2021)

The India-UN Development Partnership Fund (India-UN Fund) was established in 2017 as a practical manifestation of the spirit of solidarity that has historically guided the Government and people of India. It is centred on forming partnerships with other developing countries […]
November 10, 2021

Innovative Experiences of Cities on Environmental Sustainability and Climate Action through South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC)

Background Rising sea levels and extreme weather events such as floods, droughts and storms have heavy impacts on the infrastructure, livelihoods, and human health in cities. Cities around the world are spearheading innovative solutions in many areas of low-emission climate-resilient […]
October 25, 2021

2020-2021 ILO South-South and Triangular Cooperation

The ILO through its partnership’s department has launched 23 South-South and Triangular Cooperation projects across the five regions and the ITC-Turin office far the 2020-2021 biennium. These projects have touched on a wide range of topics, including employment services, women […]
October 12, 2021

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development – Vol. 3 (2020)

The year 2020 marked the 75th anniversary of the creation of the United Nations and ushers in the Decade of Action to deliver the Global Goals by 2030. For the achievement of ambitious goals, South-South and triangular cooperation has been […]
October 12, 2021

2021 Report of the Secretary-General on the State of South-South cooperation

Summary The present report is submitted in response to General Assembly resolution 75/234, in which the Assembly requested the Secretary-General to prepare a comprehensive report on the state of South-South cooperation. It highlights the follow-up to the second High-level United […]
September 17, 2021

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation: Scaling up Made-in-Africa Solutions

In collaboration with the UN Office for South-South Cooperation, UNDP presents this joint publication “Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation: Scaling up Made-in-Africa Solutions”. This publication contains codified African South-South development solutions and innovative solutions that have the potential […]
July 7, 2021

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development in SIDS — Advancing SAMOA Pathway and Achieving Sustainable Recovery

FOREWORD Small Island Developing States (SIDS) face a number of unique challenges. They are highly vulnerable to external economic and financial shocks — at least 35 per cent more than other developing countries, in part due to their remoteness and […]
May 19, 2021

COVID-19 Response and Recovery: Public Policy Leadership and Institutional Arrangements — 2021 Inter-regional Dialogue and Stocktaking for Advancing South-South and Triangular Cooperation in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS (6-8 April 2021) — Summary Report

The ‘COVID-19 Response and Recovery: Public Policy Leadership and Institutional Arrangements — 2021 Inter-regional Dialogue and Stocktaking for Advancing SSTC in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS’, organised by the UNOSSC Division for Arab States, Europe and the CIS, […]
March 18, 2019

South-South Ideas – Report on the Potential for Monitoring and Evaluation of Special Economic Zones in Bangladesh (2019)

March 18, 2019

South-South Ideas – Renewable Energy in the Middle East and North Africa Region – Potential and Limits (2019)

March 18, 2019

South-South Ideas – Assessing Impact of South-South Cooperation – Variations in Perspectives (2019)

March 18, 2019

South-South Ideas – Analyzing Myanmar’S Opportunities and Challenges for Green Transformation through South-South Cooperation (2019)

March 18, 2019

South-South Ideas – How Coherent Are Trade and Investment Policies of the Southern Finance Providers? A Case Study on Indo-Bangla Lines of Credit (2019)

March 18, 2019

China South-South Development Center (2019)

China attaches great importance to South-South cooperation. As Chinese President Xi Jinping pointed out at the round table on 27 September 2015, South-South cooperation is a great pioneering measure uniting the developing countries for self-improvement and helping them to pave […]
March 17, 2019

South-South and Triangular Cooperation on Peace and Development (2019)

Executive Summary: South-South in Action on Peace and Development At the start of 2019, the world entered its fourth year of collective action toward achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The global vision laid out in the 2030 Agenda placed peace, prosperity and partnership […]
November 30, 2018

Scaling-up Private Sector Enterprises in OIC Member Countries – Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (2018)

It is a great honor and privilege for the Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA) to be a part of this esteemed publication. The publication reflects the experience of the ICCIA across the OIC spectrum covering training programmes, […]
November 30, 2018

UNFPA: Sexual and Reproductive Health (2018)

November 27, 2018

Palestinian International Cooperation Agency: Solidarity through Cooperation and Development (2018)

On January 2016, H.E President Mahmoud Abbas established the Palestinian International Cooperation Agency (PICA) through a presidential decree; as a mechanism to share solidarity, show gratitude and promote contributions. Its creation is a reection of a deep faith in the […]
October 30, 2018

Human Welfare and Peace through Development of Science and Technology – Mustafa Science and Technology Foundation (2018)

Laying emphasis on the development of science and technology throughout the world by adopting a non- profit approach and maintaining full independence, the Mustafa(pbuh) Science and Technology Foundation (MSTF) has sought to celebrate the scientists of the Islamic world and […]
July 26, 2018

Pérez-Guerrero Trust Fund – PGTF (2018)

FOREWORDS Celebrating over three decades of operations, the Pérez-Guerrero Trust Fund for South-South Cooperation (PGTF) is a proven model and impactful tool for catalysing cooperation among developing countries. It is no surprise that the PGTF approach, its uniqueness and its […]
July 26, 2018

United Arab Emirates and the Global South-South Development Expo 2016

FOREWORDS In 2016, the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) decided to create a space for United Nations Member States and other partners to collaborate with us in a unique way, to share their key innovations and successes – […]
July 16, 2018

MASHAV – 60 Years of Israeli Development Cooperation (2018)

FOREWORDS It is with great pride that I present to you this publication, on the auspicious occasion of the 60th anniversary of MASHAV, the Israeli international development and aid agency. Just imagine the scope and depth of vision of Foreign […]
June 28, 2018

Croatia – A Unique Bridge between North and South Development Cooperation (2018)

FOREWORDS Joseph Gene Petrić Assistant Minister for Trade and Development Ministry of Foreign and European Croatia is honoured to join the UNOSSC South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Action Series featuring inspiring and often less-known development stories by developing countries, regional […]