22/03/2019

At BAPA+40, UNESCO and the India-UN Fund launch projects benefiting The Gambia and Togo

As world leaders meet in Buenos Aires to provide impetus for South-South cooperation and shape its complementary role within the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the India-UN Fund launched new projects with the governments of The Gambia and Togo. In […]
08/03/2019

UNESCO Side Events at BAPA+40

On the margins of the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40), which will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 20-22 March 2019, UNESCO, in partnership with the University of Buenos Aries (UBA) will host three side […]
20/12/2018

UNESCO: Green Economy in Nigeria gets a boost from India-UN Fund

Jointly advancing environmental sustainability and poverty reduction is a challenge the government of Nigeria holds at heart. In pursuit of these interlinked objectives, the Ministry of the Environment and the Man and the Biosphere National Committee of Nigeria proposed a […]
17/12/2018

UNESCO participated in the 2018 Global South-South Development Expo

UNESCO participated in the 2018 Global South-South Development (GSSD) Expo, held at the UN in New York from 28-30 November, with the overarching theme of “Showcasing Institutions Supporting South-South Cooperation in preparation for the Second High-level United Nations Conference on […]
13/12/2018

India-UN Development Partnership Fund approves UNESCO Initiative to Enhance Livelihoods in Togo while Strengthening Biodiversity

The project “Biodiversity Businesses in Fazao-Malfakassa National Park: A Means to Poverty Reduction, Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Development” – a unique example of triangular partnership between the Government of Togo, the Government of India and UNESCO – was recently approved […]
27/09/2018

UNESCO Thematic Forum: “The Role of Private Sector Partnerships, South-South and Triangular Cooperation and Domestic Finance in Achieving Sustainable Development”

As part of the first UNESCO Partners’ Forum held on 11 and 12 September 2018 at its Paris Headquarters, UNESCO organized a Thematic Forum on “The role of Private Sector partnerships, South-South and Triangular cooperation, and domestic finance in achieving […]
16/08/2018

Invitation | UNESCO Thematic Forum on The Role of Private Sector Partnerships, South-South and Triangular Cooperation and Domestic Finance in Achieving Sustainable Development

    UNESCO is showing its willingness to open up more actively to all its governmental and non-governmental partners with the involvement of civil society and the private sector by organizing the Partners Forum for two days on 11 and […]
14/06/2018

Launch of UNESCO’s South-South Cooperation in Action publication

On 12 June, Prof. Mahmood Al-MullaKhalaf, Chair of the G-77 and China and Ambassador of the Permanent Delegation of Iraq; Mr Jorge Chediek, Special Envoy of the Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation and Director of the UN Office for South-South Cooperation; […]
23/05/2018

Event: Water as a powerful incentive for cooperation – Sharing best practices in the South

Date – 22 May 2018 Venue – United Nations Conference Room 7     This event, organized by United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation in collaboration with the Permanent Missions of Tajikistan, Morocco, Argentina and Maldives, UNESCO, UN-Water and IFAD, contributes […]
07/12/2017

UNESCO participates in the Global South-South Development Expo

07.12.2017 UNESCO actively participated in the Global South-South Development Expo 2017, held from 27-30 November in Antalya, Turkey. The Expo provided a powerful platform for UNESCO to showcase Southern development solutions, celebrate South-South and triangular cooperation success, share knowledge and […]
06/12/2017

GSSD Expo 2017: Summary of the Fourth Day (30 Nov 2017)

  SPECIAL EVENT: High-level Round Table on City Experiences in South-South Cooperation: Cooperation in Tourism for Sustainable Development The UN has declared 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism. Participants discussed the relevance of tourism for sustainable development and how […]
01/12/2017

GSSD Expo 2017: Summary of the Second Day (28 Nov 2017)

  LEADERSHIP ROUNDTABLE 2: Youth empowerment and launch of the Youth Leadership Initiative The world has never been so young. Half of the world´s population is under 30, and the majority of them live in the developing world. Participation and […]