Highlighted Publications

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 […]
29/08/2017

Sustainable Development Goals and South-South and Triangular Cooperation – Challenges, gaps and questions in Latin American and Argentina

Article by Roxana Mazzola, Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA) Delhi Conference on South-South and Triangular Cooperation 24th and 25th August 2017 RIS, New Delhi Abstract: This article analyzes the challenges, gaps and questions in Argentina and in the Latin American countries […]
15/06/2017

South-South and Triangular Cooperation: Towards Sustainable Human Development in Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States

  South-South cooperation has a long-standing tradition in Eastern Europe and Central Asia; “it is in our DNA”, as one government representative stated. Mutual support between countries has intensified over the last 20 years, and South-South cooperation is enabling countries […]
26/05/2017

30 Years of the Brazilian Cooperation Agency (ABC) – Visions of the Brazilian International Technical Cooperation

  This book reflects on the trajectory of the Brazilian Cooperation Agency (ABC), thus enriching the evaluation of the Agency’s three decades of life and the relevance of international technical cooperation for foreign policy.  
11/04/2017

China’s South-South Cooperation with Pacific Island Countries in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Series Report

UNDP China is pleased to present you with our new 2017 policy series titled “China’s South-South Cooperation with Pacific Island Countries in the Context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”. China has emerged as a major development partner for […]