Highlighted Publications

25/01/2018

South-South and Triangular Cooperation – Highlights from IFAD Portfolio (2017)

  South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) is a key development instrument that can contribute to achieving the objectives of the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It provides unprecedented opportunities for developing countries to leverage their own experience, […]
18/12/2017

Report on South-South Cooperation in Ibero-America 2017

  This annual document summarizes, systematizes and analyzes South-South Cooperation in Ibero-American countries. The report, which has been published since 2007, is the only document of its kind in a developing region. The 2017 Report is the tenth edition of […]
29/11/2017

Fragile-to-Fragile Cooperation – Voluntarism, Cooperation and Solidarity (2017)

  FOREWORDS   The g7+ is an intergovernmental association of countries affected by conflict and fragility, which have come together to support each other in the transition to resilience and to the next stages of development. We do this by […]
26/11/2017

The Union for the Mediterranean – An Action-driven Organization for Regional Cooperation and Development (2017)

    FOREWORDS   Recent years have demonstrated that the scope and scale of the challenges we face in the Euro- Mediterranean region, relating to security, irregular migration, unemployment and climate change, require a swift, balanced and concerted approach. However, […]
15/11/2017

Climate Partnerships for a Sustainable Future: An initial overview of SSC on climate change in the context of sustainable development and efforts to eradicate poverty (2017)

  This report, titled “Climate Partnerships for a Sustainable Future,” is a joint publication of United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and the South Centre (SC – www.southcentre.int). It has been commissioned by the United Nations Southern Climate Partnership […]
14/11/2017

Inspiring Sustainable Development with Bamboo – INBAR (2017)

  FOREWORDS   The International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation (INBAR) is a unique multilateral international organization. It is the only intergovernmental organization that focuses on bamboo and rattan – two groups of plants that grow naturally in the tropical belt, […]
11/10/2017

Japan’s International Cooperation – White Paper on Development Cooperation 2016

  Foreword   Last year was critically important and carried heavy responsibility for Japan’s diplomacy, but it was also a significant year from the viewpoint of Japan’s development cooperation. Holding the G7 Presidency, Japan affirmed our strong commitment to tackle […]
10/10/2017

Changing Roles of South-South Cooperation in the Global Development System: Towards 2030 (FCSSC, 2017)

  The Finance Center for South-South Cooperation in their annual report entitled, “Changing Roles of South-South Cooperation in the Global Development System towards 2030” captures the historical perspective and current transitions of South-South cooperation in today’s development landscape. It is […]
25/09/2017

The Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States – The Turkic Council (2017)

  FOREWORDS   South-South cooperation presents a dynamic and innovative toolbox to surmount today’s challenges in the development ecosystem and to serve as an important toolbox to address the needs of people. This toolbox that values partnership among equals based […]
25/09/2017

Sustainable Oceans in a Changing Climate – Conference Summary (2017)

  As stewards of the world’s largest ocean, Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) Leaders gathered in Honiara, Solomon Islands, on 12 July 2016 and approved for the PIDF to host the 1st high level Pacific Blue Economy Conference (PBEC) in […]
20/09/2017

Citizen-Friendly Public Service Innovation in Bangladesh (2017)

  FOREWORDS   In his first address at the UN General Assembly in 1974, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman spoke passionately about the need for countries to come together to build “…a world where human creativity and […]
11/09/2017

2017 Report of the Secretary-General on the State of South-South Cooperation

Summary The present report, prepared in response to General Assembly resolution 71/244, assesses the concrete measures taken by the United Nations development system to improve its support to South-South cooperation initiatives at the national, regional and global levels over the […]