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11/09/2018

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 […]
03/08/2018

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 […]
19/07/2018

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 […]
29/05/2018

Envoy of SG on SSC and Director of UNOSSC visited the China Africa Development Fund headquarters

Envoy of SG on SSC and Director of UNOSSC, Mr Jorge Chediek, visited the China Africa Development Fund headquarters in Beijing on 29 May 2018. Mr. Shi Jiyang, Vice Chairman of the Board and President of CADF, together with members […]
06/02/2018

United Nations Hosts Dialogue with China Center for International Knowledge on Development

New York, USA: 31 January 2018 – The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today co-organized a Global Thinkers Dialogue with the China Center for International Knowledge on Development (CIKD). “South-South cooperation […]
27/11/2017

IBSA Calls for Greater Efforts to Combat Poverty and Hunger across the South

As they launched the IBSA Exhibition Booth at the Global South-South Development (GSSD) Expo 2017, in Antalya, the Ambassadors of India, Brazil and South Africa to Turkey showcased the leading efforts of the India, Brazil and South Africa Facility for […]
09/11/2017

Global South-South Development Exposition to Explore “South-South Cooperation in the Background of the Change of the Times” (Article in Chinese)

Source: Xinhua News   全球南南发展博览会将探寻“时代变革背景下的南南合作”   新华社联合国11月6日电(记者马建国)联合国南南合作办公室副主任王晓军6日说,本月底即将在土耳其安塔利亚市举行的全球南南发展博览会(南南博览会)将展示新形势下南南合作的实践和成果,探寻“时代变革背景下的南南合作”。   王晓军当天在接受新华社记者专访时表示,联合国将于11月27日至30日在土耳其安塔利亚市举办南南博览会,以“时代变革背景下的南南合作”为主题,持续关注科技发展、青年就业、粮食安全、农业发展等领域的南南合作。   王晓军说,此次博览会还将探讨和展示政务创新、大数据、人道与发展、和平与重建等领域的南南合作与三方合作的创新实践。   王晓军指出,可持续发展议程,经济全球化,信息技术的革新,以及全球治理改革,都为国际发展合作带来新的机遇和挑战。如何在新形势下充分发挥南南合作的作用,已成为全球亟待探讨的课题。   王晓军还说,南南博览会由联合国大会全体会员国以及联合国系统所有专职机构全面支持,由联合国南南合作办公室和主办国共同协调和组织。南南博览会将主要展示全球范围内南南合作与三方合作创新实践,寻求和探索新型发展合作模式以及建立合作伙伴关系,促进可持续发展目标实现。   全球南南发展博览会由联合国南南合作办公室于2008年启动,今年在安塔利亚举行的南南博览会预计将有来自全球109个国家和地区的500至700名代表与会。    
05/10/2017

India to support reconstruction and rehabilitation efforts in hurricane affected countries

3 October 2017, New York – The Republic of India today contributed an additional $3 million to the India-UN Development Partnership Fund, a facility established in June of this year to support other developing countries in their efforts to advance the Sustainable Development Goals […]
23/08/2017

UN Secretary-General António Guterres commends China’s leadership in South-South cooperation

UNITED NATIONS, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) — UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday hailed the launch of the Center for International Knowledge on Development in Beijing and the release of China’s progress report for 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. “Both these […]
10/08/2017

Swaziland counts on South-South cooperation to improve home-grown school feeding

A delegation from Swaziland was in Brasilia, capital of Brazil, to learn about the Brazilian multi-sectoral approach to Zero Hunger, the country’s school feeding programme, and the policies to strengthen smallholder farming. From 31 July to 4 August, the delegation […]
16/06/2017

Climate Early Warning Systems Project for Pacific Island States receives India-UN Development Partnership Fund support

June 8, 2017 The project ‘Climate Early Warning System in Pacific Island Countries’ was approved for funding by the India-UN Development Partnership Fund, a brand-new collaboration between the Republic of India and the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC). […]
13/06/2017

New Capacity Building Programme to Share RoK’s South-South Success in Cambodia

Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 12 June 2017 – The first Workshop on South-South and Triangular Cooperation as Enablers for Development Through Science, Technology and Innovation successfully concluded in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Monday. It provided the opportunity for government representatives to understand […]