19/08/2019

UNDP Seoul Policy Centre and UNOSSC Discuss Enhanced Collaboration

Jorge Chediek, Director of UNOSSC and Envoy of the Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation, briefed Stephen Klingebiel, Director of the UNDP Seoul Policy Centre, on the UNOSSC’s follow-up to the BAPA+40 Conference. “We should look at BAPA+40 outcome as a document […]
18/07/2019

HPLF: Strengthening SDG 17 through South-South and Triangular Cooperation

The newly adopted BAPA+40 Outcome Document makes significant contributions toward providing guidance for development partnerships in the paradigm of South-South cooperation (SSC) and triangular development cooperation (TrC) in alignment with the economic and political transitions that have taken place since the […]
17/07/2019

HPLF: South-South Global Think Tanks Reflect on the BAPA+40 Outcome

The newly endorsed Outcome Document of the BAPA+40 Conference recognized the contribution of think tanks and research institutions in the improvement of South-South and triangular cooperation (SSC & TrC) practices and called on United Nations entities to continue their engagement and […]
16/07/2019

HLPF: Bridging the SDG-Financing Gap through South-South Cooperation

With rising aspirations linked to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), commitments of developing countries have multiplied. However, at the operational level major challenges remain, including the effective management of capital inflows; domestic resource mobilization; and addressing the problems of capital […]
15/04/2019

Buenos Aires outcome document adopted

The Buenos Aires outcome document has been adopted in the General Assembly! It will guide the #SouthSouth cooperation of the future. Read it here: http://ow.ly/z3Zx50qk7Kk  
29/03/2019

Participants, acting without a vote, adopted the Buenos Aires Outcome Document of BAPA+40

Enhanced Collaboration Crucial to Address Changing Geopolitical Landscape, Resource Constraints, Delegates Stress   BUENOS AIRES, 22 March – Concluding a landmark conference on the crucial role of South-South cooperation in the planet’s sustainable development, representatives of 160 countries today adopted a sweeping […]
28/03/2019

BAPA+40 Side-Event: Shaping the Future of Regional South-South Cooperation – Sharing the ASEAN Experiences and Nurturing Synergies across Regions

19 March 2019 The side-event on “Shaping the Future of Regional South-South Cooperation: Sharing the ASEAN Experiences and Nurturing Synergies across Regions” was held on 19 March at Sala de Prensa, Palacio San Martín, Buenos Aires, Argentina. The event was […]
28/03/2019

China-Africa partnership donates 100 tons of rice to disaster-stricken areas of Mozambique (article in Chinese)

[Article in Chinese] On the morning of March 27th, local time, under the witness of China Ambassador to Mozambique Su Jian and Mozambique Disaster Relief Bureau, China-Africa Development Fund, China-Portugal Cooperation Development Fund (“China-Portugal Fund”) and Wanbao African Agricultural Development […]
25/03/2019

IAEA Launches Report Highlighting Achievements in South-South and Triangular Cooperation

The IAEA has launched a report showcasing how the application of science and technology through cooperation among developing countries is helping countries achieve their development objectives. Examples highlighted in the report include combatting diseases such as Ebola and identifying the presence of […]
22/03/2019

At BAPA+40, UNESCO and the India-UN Fund launch projects benefiting The Gambia and Togo

As world leaders meet in Buenos Aires to provide impetus for South-South cooperation and shape its complementary role within the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the India-UN Fund launched new projects with the governments of The Gambia and Togo. In […]
21/03/2019

BAPA+40 Side Event: Maximizing the role of South-South cooperation in achieving Universal Health Coverage and Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV & Syphilis

On 21 March 2019, on the margins of the second UN High-Level Conference on South-South Cooperation, UNICEF, PAHO/WHO hosted a dialogue on how to maximize the role of South-South cooperation to achieve Universal Health Coverage and eliminate mother-to-child transmission (EMTCT) […]
21/03/2019

BAPA+40 Side Event: South-South cooperation crucial to tackle global challenges

ACP Group and UNOSSC launch joint report at BAPA+40 in Buenos Aires   Buenos Aires, 21 March 2019: South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) have emerged as important solutions for many of today’s largest development challenges, and should be seen as […]