Implementing BAPA+40 – What is next for Triangular Cooperation?

Lisbon, Portugal At BAPA+40 the global development community reiterated its commitment to promote triangular cooperation as a means to achieve the 2030 Agenda. Focusing on BAPA+40 implementation, the fifth international meeting on triangular cooperation in Lisbon, Portugal this week brought together […]

UNOSSC, China youth group launch training program for entrepreneurs in developing countries

UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) — The UN office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and Shenzhen Youth Federation on Saturday jointly launched a program aiming to train 10,000 young entrepreneurs in developing countries, with an emphasis on Africa young people. At […]

India-UN Fund Reduces Maternal Mortality in Mauritania

The Government of India supports South-South cooperation through the financing of over 40 initiatives and projects across the Global South through its India-UN Development Partnership Fund. In July 2018, the Mauritanian Government’s Ministry of Health launched a project, entitled “Enhancing […]

India-UN Development Partnership Fund Bridging Digital Divide in Papua New Guinea

As a strong proponent of South-South cooperation and Agenda 2030, India is supporting over 40 Least Developed Countries, Small Island Developing States and Landlocked Developing Countries to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals through its India-UN Development Partnership Fund. For example, the […]

First South-South in Action with Private Sector Launched in Thailand

The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and Siam Cement Group (SCG) launched a South-South in Action publication on 26 August 2019 during the SCG Sustainable Development Symposium. Over 1,600 people participated in the Symposium entitled, “SD Symposium 10 […]

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 […]

Upcoming ILO-South Centre Side Event at BAPA+40: “The Future of Work, Youth Employment and South-South Cooperation”

Geneva, February 12, 2019 – The high-level conference on South-South cooperation (BAPA+40) will take place on 20-22 March 2019 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In this context, the ILO and the South Centre will co-host a side event entitled “The Future […]

Creating a level playing field for women in technology in Africa

Addis Ababa/Johannesburg – The UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) concluded a three-day workshop in South Africa on 17 January 2019, with the aim to optimize opportunities for African women in the technology sector through enhanced professional capacity and mentorship and […]

COP24: UNOSSC, OECD and JICA Call for Strengthened Triangular Cooperation to Achieve Climate Action and Sustainable Development Solutions

Katowice, 8 December 2018 — The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), in partnership with the OECD and JICA, hosted a side event on South-South and triangular cooperation toward achieving the climate goals and sustainable development solutions during the […]

World Green Economy Summit 2018 Special Event: The Environmental Legacy and Leadership of the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan

Dubai UAE, 24 Oct 2018: At the World Green Economy Summit 2018, the Zayed International Foundation for the Environment and the UNOSSC hosted a special event “Commemorating the Environmental Legacy and Leadership of the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al […]

IBSA Focal Points Reflect on 15 Years of the IBSA Fund and the Way Forward

On the margins of the United Nations General Assembly, focal points of the India, Brazil South Africa Fund (IBSA) met with the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) to reflect on achievements, discuss opportunities, and pave a way forward. […]

India Brazil South Africa Fund for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation (IBSA) – A Year in Review

It has been a busy year for India Brazil South Africa Fund for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation (IBSA), an extraordinary model of trilateral development cooperation for achievement of the SDGS. Since last South-South Cooperation Day, IBSA has had many exciting […]