UN System Publications on South-South Cooperation

10/11/2021

Innovative Experiences of Cities on Environmental Sustainability and Climate Action through South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC)

Background Rising sea levels and extreme weather events such as floods, droughts and storms have heavy impacts on the infrastructure, livelihoods, and human health in cities. Cities around the world are spearheading innovative solutions in many areas of low-emission climate-resilient […]
25/10/2021

2020-2021 ILO South-South and Triangular Cooperation

The ILO through its partnership’s department has launched 23 South-South and Triangular Cooperation projects across the five regions and the ITC-Turin office far the 2020-2021 biennium. These projects have touched on a wide range of topics, including employment services, women […]
12/10/2021

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development – Vol. 3 (2020)

The year 2020 marked the 75th anniversary of the creation of the United Nations and ushers in the Decade of Action to deliver the Global Goals by 2030. For the achievement of ambitious goals, South-South and triangular cooperation has been […]
26/10/2020
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Assessment Framework for National Ecosystem for South-South and Triangular Cooperation

This assessment framework document was developed by the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) based on its concept on National Ecosystems for South-South and Triangular Cooperation. The document was authored by Riad Ragueb, Ahmed Faruk Diken, Abdelhakim Yessouf, Abdul Majid Khan, Aminuddin […]
10/09/2020
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Good Practices in SSTC for Sustainable Development – Vol. 3 (2020)

This publication was made possible through the collaborative efforts of the United Nations Office for South-South Coopera-tion (UNOSSC) and partners from Member States, UN entities, intergovernmental organizations (IGOs) and other development partners. It contains 195 good practices in South-South and […]
11/08/2020
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City-to-City Partnerships and South-South and Triangular Cooperation on Sustainable Urban Development

FOREWORD This report is published at a time when South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) and sustainable urban development are increasingly recognized as important means for implementing the Paris Agreement (UNFCCC 2015) and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development with its […]
11/08/2020
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South-South and Triangular Cooperation on the Bioeconomy in light of the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The scale of the challenges associated with sustainable development and climate change are global in nature. 2015 was a landmark year for charting a new era of sustainable development with the world embracing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable […]
20/05/2020
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South-South Cooperation at the time of COVID-19: Building Solidarity Among Developing countries

This document was developed by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) to focus on building solidarity among developing countries at the time of COVID-19.
05/12/2019
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Potential of South-South Triangular Cooperation

FOREWORD The immediate impacts of climate change are clearwhen we consider the destruction that extreme weather brings to families, communities, economies and infrastructure. The long-term impacts of climate change, however, are much more extensive and are connected to almost all […]
14/12/2018

Solidarity and The South – New Directions in Long-Term Development Finance (UNCTAD, 2017)

The world of long-term development finance created a new centre of gravity in recent years, based in the south and oriented to the south. This new, Southern-led landscape of development finance is potentially one of the most significant trends in […]
28/11/2018

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development – Vol. 2 (2018) – In Seven Languages

The “Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development Vol 2” publication – available in the six official UN languages, plus Portuguese – features Southern good practices that are relevant to the implementation of all 17 SDGs. They illustrate the central […]
27/09/2018

Mapping South-South Cooperation in ASEAN (2018)

This publication is a collaborative endeavour initiated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, the ASEAN Secretariat and the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC).