07/05/2019

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 […]
25/04/2019

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 […]
25/04/2019

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 […]
25/04/2019

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 […]
24/04/2019

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 […]
24/04/2019

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 […]
15/04/2019

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  
10/04/2019

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 […]
25/02/2019

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 […]
26/09/2018

Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie and UNOSSC strengthen their partnership for the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals (article in French)

En marge du Débat général de la 73ème session de l’Assemblée générale des Nations unies, S.E. Michaëlle Jean, Secrétaire générale de la Francophonie et S.E. Jorge Chediek, Envoyé du Secrétaire général de l’ONU et Directeur du Bureau des Nations unies […]
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 […]
20/07/2018

IICA and the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation will work together to drive rural development

San Jose, 18 July 2018 (IICA). The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) and the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to join efforts for the benefit of agricultural development, rural well-being, environmental […]