UN System Publications on South-South Cooperation

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, […]
21/11/2017

Guidelines for Trilateral South-South Cooperation Initiatives from UNICEF Brazil and the Brazilian Cooperation Agency

These guidelines provide step-by-step guidance and tools for the identification and joint formulation of Trilateral South-South Cooperation initiatives (TSSC) with UNICEF and the Government of Brazil. The document is a joint publication from UNICEF Brazil and the Brazilian Cooperation Agency […]
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, […]
06/10/2017

Trilateral South-South Cooperation in Brazil – learn more through these reports

UNICEF supports the Government of Brazil in implementing its South-South Cooperation agenda under the framework of a partnership agreement on Trilateral South-South Cooperation (TSSC). It is based on a mutual commitment to the most vulnerable children, adolescents and their families. TSSC works to deliver results more efficiently for […]
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 […]
28/08/2017

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 […]
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 […]