August 4, 2022

FAO – South-South and triangular cooperation in agricultural development (2022)

This publication provides insight into the key features of South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) and how FAO has applied it to the delivery of its mission. The case studies showcase how SSTC has contributed to alleviating hunger and malnutrition in […]
July 15, 2022

Thai local communities mitigating and adapting to adverse impacts from water flow and climate change in the Mekong region

The UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), the Mekong Institute (MI) and the Science and Technology Policy Institute (STEPI) of the Republic of Korea conducted a field visit to Bueng Kan Province in Thailand on 17- 19 June 2022. The […]
July 11, 2022

Lower Mekong Basin Countries commit to translating Water-Energy-Food Nexus approach into local contexts to strengthen integrated development and support vulnerable communities by applying science, technology and innovation

On 28 June 2022, the UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC)’s Regional Office for Asia-Pacific and the Mekong River Commission Secretariat (MRCS) convened the First Stakeholder Consultative Forum in Bangkok, Thailand. The event was the first regional meeting under the […]
June 23, 2022

Ocean Conference: Leveraging South-South and Triangular Cooperation for the Blue Economy Agenda in SIDS

Date: 29 June 2022 Time: 9:00 am EST Event recording: https://youtu.be/h_5wasbQj-Y   The Second UN Ocean Conference took place from 27 June to 1 July 2022 in Lisbon, Portugal. The Ocean Conference, co-hosted by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, […]
June 21, 2022

National Mekong Committee Secretariats critical in the implementation of local technical pilots of Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus applications

On 10 June 2022, the UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) Regional Office for Asia-Pacific and the Cambodia National Mekong Committee Secretariat (CNMCS) met online to discuss Cambodia’s expectations on the project and brief them on the project progress. Cambodia […]
June 13, 2022

Viet Nam calls for the strengthening of Mekong Stakeholders’ common understanding on Water-Energy-Food Nexus to contextualise the concept in practical applications

On 7 June 2022, the UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) Regional Office for Asia-Pacific and the Viet Nam National Mekong Committee Secretariat (VNMCS) met online to discuss Viet Nam’s expectations of the project and brief them on project progress. […]
June 1, 2022

Exploring Thailand’s role in P-LINK: the pressing need to assist socio-economic aspects of riparian communities including monitoring of sea level and water quality that directly affects fish cultivation and farming

The P-LINK is a project entitled, “Triangular Cooperation on Sustainable Development in the Lower Mekong Basin based on the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus”, it is also known as the RoK-UNOSSC Facility (Phase 3). On 25 May 2022, the UN Office for […]
May 6, 2022

Publication Spotlighting Southern Cities’ Responses to COVID-19 Launched by UNOSSC, UNDRR and PAHO/WHO

The new publication “SPOTLIGHTING: Cities and Other Sub-National COVID-19 Responses for South-South and Triangular Cooperation” is the result of a collaboration between the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), under its South-South Cities Project framework, and the United Nations […]
May 6, 2022

SPOTLIGHTING: Cities and Other Sub-National COVID-19 Responses for South-South and Triangular Cooperation (UNOSSC-UNDRR, 2022)

“SPOTLIGHTING: Cities and Other Sub-National COVID-19 Responses for South-South and Triangular Cooperation” is the result of a collaboration between the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) under its South-South Cities Project framework, and the United Nations Office for Disaster […]
May 5, 2022

UNOSSC Asia-Pacific: Lower Mekong Basin Project Is Strengthening Access to Water, Food and Energy in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, and Viet Nam

The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), the Republic of Korea Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT), and the Mekong River Commission (MRC) launched their collaboration project, the “Triangular Cooperation on Sustainable Development in the Lower Mekong Basin based […]