Join the E-Discussion on the Role of South-South Cooperation in African Trade and Investment

Click here to join the e-discussion. Antananarivo, Madagascar On 5 November 2019, the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), the African Union, and the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie are organizing a workshop entitled “The Role of South-South Cooperation in […]

High-level Dialogue on BAPA+40 Follow Up

The first post BAPA+40 interactive dialogue took place on the sidelines of the High-level segment of the 74thSession of the UN General Assembly on 26 September. The dialogue was hosted by the Government of Argentina and UNOSSC, and focused on strengthening […]

Food Security and the Achievement of SDGs in Africa through South-South Cooperation

On the sidelines of the World Sustainable Development Summit, the Kingdom of Morocco, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) organized a High-level […]

RoK/UNOSSC Facility Steering Committee Calls for Extension of Cooperation

“The Republic of Korea’s contribution to development cooperation is by example giving hope to other countries, that they can replicate the miracle of evolving from one of the world’s poorest countries to an OECD-DAC member,” said Jorge Chediek, Director of […]

BAPA+40 Side Event: Alliance of NGOs and CSOs for South-South Cooperation (ASSC) Looks Toward the Future

19 March 2019 The Alliance of NGOs and CSOs for South-South Cooperation (ASSC) hosted an event on the sidelines of the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40) which sought to celebrate the work that has been achieved […]

IFAD – Islamic Development Bank Side Event at BAPA+40

    International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) are organizing a side event on “Leveraging South-South and Triangular Cooperation to support agricultural value-chain development”. IsDB and IFAD have a proven track record in designing […]

6th Brazil Africa Forum – Youth Empowerment, Transformation to Achieve Sustainable Development (2018)


African countries are developing the First African South-South Cooperation (SSC) Report

Article by Beakal Fasil (Knowledge Management Officer, Development Effectiveness & South-South Cooperation Team, UNDP Regional Service Center for Africa).     Under the overall coordination of the UNDP Regional Service Center for Africa, and in collaboration with NEPAD’s Planning and […]

Mauritania Health Minister visits UNOSSC to discuss ongoing partnership under the India-UN Development Partnership Fund

September 28, 2018 New York – A high-level meeting took place this morning between His Excellency, Mr. Boubacar Kane, Minister of Health, Mauritania and Mr. Jorge Chediek, Director of United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation & Envoy of the Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation […]

Skills Training for women as part of the India-UN Development Partnership Fund is ongoing in Liberia

September 11, 2018 Rivercess County, Liberia The skills training component for rural women and young girls, as part of the “Developing Minds, Empowering Communities” project is ongoing. This initiative is implemented by Keep Liberia, in partnership with UNICEF Liberia and […]

A New Addition to the India-UN Development Partnership Fund Portfolio – a Water and Sanitation for Health Project in Chad receives seal of approval

The Government of India-funded project: “Reinforce the Resilience of the Vulnerable Populations in the Regions of the Kanem and Lake Chad” officially received the approval for implementation. The project document has been signed by the representatives of the Government of […]

Family Planning Project by India-UN Development Partnership Fund takes off in Sao Tome and Principe

July 19, 2018, Sao Tome On July 13, 2018, the project document “Support to the Acceleration of Family Planning in Sao Tome and Principe” was signed by His Excellency Mr. Urbino Botelho, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation; Ms. Victoria […]