South-South at the HLPF

The High-level Political Forum, United Nations central platform for follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals, provides for the full and effective participation of all States Members of the United Nations and […]


High-level forums in five regions globally set to scale up impact of successful evidence-based green economy solutions Monday, June 10, 2019 – The first of its kind, series of ‘Regional Ministerial Conferences on Green Economy’ is set to launch globally […]

Share your best practices on urban planning and bioeconomy solutions

We are surveying best practices from different regions of the world on bioeconomy solutions, and urban planning and management. The best experiences will be compiled in two publications under the UNOSSC Programme on Climate Change and Sustainability. Both publications will […]

COMSATS Held International Workshop on “Water Resources: Expected Crises and Strategies of Predomination” in Cairo, Egypt

The United Nations 2030 Global Agenda has laid great emphasis on ensuring universal access to safe and affordable drinking water and preserving water resources in target 6.1. It requires adequate infrastructure and related facilities that can be acquired through effective […]

BRI’s Green Coalition Plenary Session held in Beijing

UNOSSC to lead the Thematic Partnership on South-South environment cooperation of the Coalition The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) International Green Development Coalition plenary session was held in Beijing on April 25, 2019, enlisting “South-South Environment Cooperation and SDGs capacity […]

UNOSSC delegation met with CIDCA Leadership on the side-lines of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum in Beijing

Mr. Jorge Chediek, Director of UNOSSC and Envoy of SG on SSC, and Ms. Xiaojun Grace Wang met with the Vice Chairman of the China International Development Cooperation Agency (CIDCA) Mr. Zhang Maoyu at the CIDCA HQ in Beijing on […]

New documentary on South-South Cooperation

UNOSSC partner Pheonix TV has launched a new documentary series, which together with its partner report showcases China´s contribution to South-South Cooperation in various thematic areas. The series, roughly translated as Odyssey of Dragon, can be seen below – only […]

Multimedia Report on China’s contribution to South-South Cooperation launched

“China provides example, experiences and hope” UNOSSC Director said A multimedia report on China’s contribution to the South-South Cooperation supported by the UNOSSC premiered at the “SDGs on Belt and Road” Phoenix TV’s Partners Conference at Phoenix International Media Center […]

China/UNOSSC contribution agreement

Ministry of Commerce of China and UNOSSC signed contribution agreement of USD300,000 to the UNOSSC for programmatic support under the Umbrella of China’s contribution to South-South and Trilateral Cooperation On the sidelines of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum in […]

Buenos Aires outcome document adopted

The Buenos Aires outcome document has been adopted in the General Assembly! It will guide the #SouthSouth cooperation of the future. Read it here: http://ow.ly/z3Zx50qk7Kk  

General call for 2019 interns

We are happy to launch our first ever call for interns to be on roster for 2019! If you wish to intern at our office at any point during 2019, please apply and indicate your dates. Interviews and admission will […]

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 […]