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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 […]

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 […]

Publication presents analysis of school meals in Latin America and the Caribbean

In 2016, the World Food Programme undertook, for the first time, the School Feeding Research in Latin America and the Caribbean. Results were systematized in the publication “Smart School Meals: Nutrition-Sensitive National Programmes in Latin America and the Caribbean”, now […]

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 […]

Mix and Match? How Countries Deliver Development Cooperation and Lessons for China

In collaboration with the Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation (CAITEC), UNDP China is pleased to present you with our joint report titled “Mix and Match? How Countries Deliver Development Cooperation and Lessons for China”, in both English […]

UN Report Highlights South-South Cooperation in Achievement of Climate, Development Goals

South-South cooperation (SSC) as a complementary means of implementation provides great opportunities for developing countries to advance sustainable development pathways, in line with the Paris Agreement on climate change, individual Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) and the Sustainable Development Goals of […]

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 […]

Sustainability in Thailand – Experience for Developing Countries (2017)

  FOREWORDS   For some time now, South-South cooperation has been gaining momentum in the official development ecosystem. The rich diversity of the South provides an excellent opportunity for developing countries to forge mutually beneficial partnerships in our common endeavour […]

South-South and Triangular Cooperation Academy: A Decent Work Overview, based on the work of scholars and Academy participants (2016)

  This compilation features articles on a wide range of issues concerning South-South and triangular cooperation, including the SDGs; child labour; job creation, climate change, and just transitions; city to city cooperation and local economic development; public employment programmes; fragile-to-fragile […]

Experience-based Peacebuilding – Practices and Perspectives from Different Regions (2016)

  INTRODUCTION   The Presidential Agency for the International Cooperation of Colombia (APC Colombia) in alliance with the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) present Saber Hacer Colombia, a portfolio of national and local processes that have served as […]

Informe de la Cooperación Sur-Sur en Iberoamerica 2016

  PRESENTACIÓN   La Cooperación Sur-Sur cuenta ya con un rico acervo de más de seis décadas. Ha sido una historia de progreso constante, de evolución marcada por los devenires del debate y el aprendizaje en torno al desarrollo. Iberoamérica […]

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development (2016)

  FOREWORD   Good practices to accelerate sustainable human development are increasingly available in the global South. They can be found in the policies, institutions and programmes that have enabled a number of developing countries to acquire a skilled labour […]