May 22, 2024

SIDS4: South-South Cooperation is a Strategic Tool for Small Island Developing States

The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) is participating at the 4th International Conference on Small Island Developing States to highlight the important role of South-South and triangular cooperation in accelerating progress towards the deliverables of the next Programme […]
May 6, 2024

India-UN Fund: Improving Income and Livelihood of Coconut Oil Production Communities in Kiribati

As requested by Government of Kiribati, India will provide funding support of US Dollar 900,000 from the India-UN Development Partnership Fund for the project, “Improving income and livelihood for Communities on the Outer Islands through Virgin Coconut Oil Production in […]
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

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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 22, 2024

India-UN Fund: Strengthening Resilience of Local Communities in Togo

As requested by the Government of Togo, India will provide funding support of US Dollar two million from the India-UN Development Partnership Fund for the project, “Strengthening the resilience of local communities around Fazao-Malfakassa National Park in Togo through promotion […]
April 22, 2024

Strengthening Integration and Reporting on the 2030 Agenda and Agenda 2063

UNOSSC Director Dima Al-Khatib delivered remarks during the opening session of the ‘Preparatory regional workshop on voluntary national and local reviews’ held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in a hybrid format. “It is remarkable that with this cycle’s conclusion, every one […]
April 18, 2024

Youth Leadership at the Core of Greening Technology Transfer in the Global South

From ECOSOC Youth Forum 2024 to Actions at Higher Education Institutions   Following the launch of the pilot project “Greening Higher Education: Promoting the Role of Science, Technology, and Innovation in SDG Impacts through Meaningful Youth Engagement and Leadership among […]
April 17, 2024

India-UN Fund: Strengthening Barbados’ Health System in the Transition Period of COVID-19 Recovery

The Barbados Drug Service (BDS) now has the capacity to expand the services it offers the public due to the donation of a refrigerated truck from the Government of India. The vehicle was officially handed over to the Drug Service, […]
April 12, 2024

India-UN Fund: First Phase of Project to Modernize St. Vincent and the Grenadines’ Arrowroot Industry Complete

Phase One of a project to modernize St. Vincent and the Grenadines’ Arrowroot Industry and provide jobs for indigenous people is now complete. The USD 1.34 million dollar project is being funded by the Government of India under the India-UN […]