20/01/2020
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Targeting Hunger: South- South and Triangular Cooperation for Transforming Agriculture

On 12 February, the President of the General Assembly held 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 built on the Buenos Aires outcome […]
30/07/2019

Pacific Island Leaders Endorse a Central Role for South-South Cooperation in the Sustainable Development of the Pacific

Over 200 participants attended the Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF)2019 Leaders’ Summit and Conference highlighting the theme “South-South Cooperation for a Resilient Pacific” in Nadi, Fiji, 29-30 July 2019. The participating leaders included the President of Nauru, Prime Ministers of Fiji […]
19/03/2019

BAPA+40 Side Event: Role of OIC Institutions for the Promotion of South-South Cooperation among 57 Member Countries

The “Role of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Institutions for the Promotion of South-South Cooperation among 57 Member Countries” was discussed in an Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA) side-event held on Tuesday, 19 March 2019 at Museo […]
01/03/2019

Partner countries in India-funded Climate Early Warning Systems project renew commitment to face climate challenges

The board members of the Climate Early Warning System (CLEWS) project met in Rarotonga, Cook Islands between January 28-30, 2019 to renew the commitment of the partners to work together to strengthen knowledge sharing, improve networking and coordination, foster ownership […]
07/02/2019

India Hails South-South Cooperation as a Win-Win for all Partners

February 1, 2019 Earlier today, the UNOSSC welcomed a high-level delegation from the Ministry of External Affairs, India and the Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations. Mr. Jorge Chediek, Director of UNOSSC and Envoy of the Secretary-General on […]
25/01/2019

Joint UNOSSC-Commonwealth Initiative for Peace and Development in Small States Launched at UNOSSC

Meeting in New York, representatives from Commonwealth countries endorsed the initiative, “Southern Solidarity for Sustainable Peace and Development in Small States”, jointly co-designed and managed by the Commonwealth Secretariat and United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC). More than 30 […]
12/12/2018

South-South Commonwealth Consultation Forges a Path to Peace and Development

11 December, London – Representatives of Commonwealth small states have initially identified key issues such as vulnerabilities and crisis derived from climate change, high crime rate, gun violence and illicit drug trade, as key peace and development challenges which should […]
22/10/2018

Mustafa Science and Technology Foundation and UNOSSC Launch South-South in Action Publication in Tehran

On October 22 the Mustafa Science and Technology Foundation (MSTF) and UNOSSC joint publication on Mustafa Prize was launched in the Pardis Technology Park in Tehran, Iran, with the presence of Dr. Safari-Nia, the CEO of MSTF, Assistant Vice President […]
18/09/2018

Propagating South-South Cooperation in Latin America – Article by Jorge Chediek and Bernardo Kliksberg

By Jorge Chediek and Bernardo Kliksberg   South-South Cooperation, a promising and innovative pathway to holistic inclusive development, alongside North-South and triangular cooperation, is vigorously advancing in Latin America and has increasingly become a key instrument to effectively advance toward […]
21/08/2018

Latin American and Caribbean region is engaging in South-South cooperation for climate action

Uruguay, 20 August 2018 – The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), in collaboration with the Technology Executive Committee (TEC) of UNFCCC and the Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI), hosted a workshop on South-South and Technological Cooperation […]
01/08/2018

APC-Colombia’s “Together We Cooperate” website intends to share the country’s public policy experiences with the international community

The website collects and documents the results of public policies carried out in the country between 2010-2018, in order to share experiences with the international community and position Colombia as a country that engages in South-South cooperation.   The Colombian […]
27/06/2018

UN Regional Consultation on South-South Cooperation Opens in Bangkok

Bangkok, 27 June 2018 – The Regional Consultation on South-South Cooperation in Asia and the Pacific opened in Bangkok today with a strong call to scale up South-South and triangular cooperation initiatives to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. […]