Targeting Hunger: South- South and Triangular Cooperation for Transforming Agriculture

On 12 February, the President of the General Assembly will hold an interactive dialogue focusing on the ways in which South-South and triangular cooperation in agriculture can be leveraged to address global hunger. The dialogue will build on the Buenos […]

The Africa We Want: 11th African Private Sector Forum

The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) will engage with local leaders private sector stakeholders, think tanks and development practitioners during the 11th African Private Sector Forum, organized by the African Union Commission in collaboration with UNOSSC and the Organisation […]

UNOSSC and WFP China Collaborate to Promote SSTC Focusing on Youth and Cities

The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and the World Food Programme China Center of Excellence (WFP China) committed to a new partnership focusing on youth and cities today. During a meeting in Beijing the two parties agreed to collaborate […]

South-South Cooperation Taking To the Sky Along The Silk Road

UNOSSC Delegation Meets With Government of Henan Province and FC-SSC in Zhengzhou Mr. Jorge Chediek, UNOSSC Director and Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation; Ms. Xiaojun Grace Wang, UNOSSC Deputy Director; H.E. Madam Jinhua Huo, Vice Governor […]

South-South Cooperation Featured in Exhibition of China-UN Partnership in Beijing

The 40-year partnership between the United Nations and the People’s Republic of China is the focus of an exhibition opening in Beijing today. Mr. Jorge Chediek, Envoy of the Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation and Director of the United Nations Office […]

China takes extraordinary initiatives in South-South Cooperation

By Xu Lin. Article originally published on China.org China is a model for the developing countries, and the Belt and Road Initiative provides the rest of the world with the opportunity to share in China’s great experiences, a top UN […]

UNOSSC and PIDF Launch Publication under South-South in Action Series

19 March 2019, Buenos Aires, Argentina – Ms. Xiaojun Wang, Deputy Director of the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and Mr. François Martel, Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) launched the publication entitled, South-South and Triangular […]

IBSA Fund Board Highlight Portfolio Successes, Share Lessons Learned, and Approve New Project to Improve Education Facilities in Palau

22 February 2019, New York – The Board of Directors of the India, Brazil and South Africa Facility for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation (IBSA Fund) and United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) had their first official meeting of 2019 to […]

After assuming chair of G77, President Abbas vows to protect interest of the Group

NEW YORK, Tuesday, January 15, 2019 (WAFA) – President Mahmoud Abbas vowed on Tuesday after assuming presidency of the Group of 77 and China at the United Nations headquarter in New York to protect the interest of the Group. “We […]

GSSD Expo 2018: India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) Fund – 15 year Anniversary Celebration and Report Launch

28 November 2018 New York – The 15th Anniversary of the India, Brazil and South Africa Facility for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation (IBSA Fund) was celebrated at the United Nations Headquarters today. The event brought together Ambassadors of India, Brazil, […]

Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie and UNOSSC strengthen their partnership for the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals (article in French)

En marge du Débat général de la 73ème session de l’Assemblée générale des Nations unies, S.E. Michaëlle Jean, Secrétaire générale de la Francophonie et S.E. Jorge Chediek, Envoyé du Secrétaire général de l’ONU et Directeur du Bureau des Nations unies […]

Youth Leadership Program in Belt and Road / South-South Agricultural Cooperation Launched in Beijing

[text in Chinese follows below] Nurturing Youth Leadership in Africa Beijing – Agricultural development is the key driver for enhanced food security and poverty alleviation. During the past four decades of reform and opening up, China has accumulated rich experience […]