October 22, 2023

Belt and Road Forum Seeks to Strengthen South-South Cooperation

20 October – China’s President Xi Jinping convened the Third Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing, marking the tenth anniversary of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The initiative, facilitating consultation, joint contribution and shared benefits, aligns […]
October 11, 2023

Inter-Ministerial Conference on South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Population and Development Surveys Progress

Looking at Progress through the Lens of South-South Cooperation   10 October, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe – “Collectively as developing countries we must deliver through South-South Cooperation”, said the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, H.E. Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa, host of […]
September 13, 2023

South-South Cooperation Day 2023: Message from UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, delivered by UNOSSC Director Dima Al-Khatib

Secretary General’s message for 2023 In our world of deeply connected challenges, South-South cooperation plays a vital role in shaping a brighter future. The United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation is a powerful reminder that when nations unite, they can […]
September 13, 2023

South-South Cooperation Day 2023: Remarks of the PGA on the Commemoration of the United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation

Remarks by Dennis Francis, President of the 78th session of the General Assembly “United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation 2023”, 12 September 2023 [As delivered]   His Excellency, H.E. Peter Mohan Maithri Pieris,President of the 21st session of the High-Level […]
July 24, 2023

UNOSSC and China Conduct Seminar Series on South-South Cooperation in Cross-border E-commerce

24 July 2023 – A capacity development seminar on South-South cooperation in cross-border e-commerce for poverty eradication and global sustainable development opened in Beijing today. Eighteen policy-makers and practitioners from 14 developing countries attended the seminar. Hosted by the Government […]
July 6, 2023

South-South Cooperation at the 2023 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

The HLPF is the central United Nations platform for the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the global level. UNOSSC supported several events during the HLPF:   10 July […]
March 8, 2023

LDC5: Ministerial Meeting on South-South Cooperation

LDCs Need Support From All Partners to Build an Inclusive and Sustainable Future 7 March, DOHA – A ministerial meeting on South-South cooperation was convened alongside the Fifth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to explore concrete, innovative […]
March 5, 2023

UNOSSC, IBSA and India-UN Fund Impact LDC Development

New South-South Cooperation Projects in The Gambia and Uganda Launched During LDC5 5 March 2023, Doha – On the sidelines of the Fifth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC5) the catalytic power of South-South cooperation to enable […]
October 6, 2022

India-UN Development Partnership Fund Celebrates 5 Years of South-South Collaboration

NEW YORK (8 June 2018): “The India-UN Development Partnership Fund represents a distinctive and successful example of how we can advance and adapt South-South cooperation to be timely and responsive to developing country needs,” said United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina […]
September 14, 2022

Global Community Gathers to Tackle Development Challenges at South-South Expo

Government Ministers, UN Practitioners and Experts Spotlight Southern-Grown Solutions and Partnership Opportunities at the 11th GSSD Expo held for the First Time in the Asia-Pacific Region   BANGKOK, THAILAND (14 September 2022): The eleventh edition of the United Nations Global […]