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01/08/2018

APC-Colombia’s “Together We Cooperate” website intends to share the country’s public policy experiences with the international community

The website collects and documents the results of public policies carried out in the country between 2010-2018, in order to share experiences with the international community and position Colombia as a country that engages in South-South cooperation.   The Colombian […]
19/07/2018

Family Planning Project by India-UN Development Partnership Fund takes off in Sao Tome and Principe

July 19, 2018, Sao Tome On July 13, 2018, the project document “Support to the Acceleration of Family Planning in Sao Tome and Principe” was signed by His Excellency Mr. Urbino Botelho, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation; Ms. Victoria […]
20/06/2018

The India-UN Fund for South-South Cooperation: opening new paths (article in Spanish)

por Jorge Chediek y Bernardo Kliksberg   La vasta agenda conformada por las 17 metas de desarrollo sostenible 2015/2030 aprobadas por la Asamblea Mundial de la ONU requiere grandes esfuerzos mancomunados a nivel mundial y una renovación de fondo en […]
29/05/2018

Envoy of SG on SSC and Director of UNOSSC visited the China Africa Development Fund headquarters

Envoy of SG on SSC and Director of UNOSSC, Mr Jorge Chediek, visited the China Africa Development Fund headquarters in Beijing on 29 May 2018. Mr. Shi Jiyang, Vice Chairman of the Board and President of CADF, together with members […]
08/05/2018

An Exemplary African Experience (article in Spanish)

por Jorge Chediek y Bernardo Kliksberg   Con frecuencia las noticias sobre África son alarmantes, nos transmiten agudas problemáticas sociales, y difíciles cuestiones de gobernabilidad política. Sin embargo, hay un amplio potencial de positividades que no ha tenido la difusión […]
19/04/2018

India intensifies development cooperation with Commonwealth countries through a US$50 million dedicated Commonwealth window to the India-UN Development Partnership Fund

London, UK (19 April 2018):  At the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018, Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, announced the launch of a US$50 Million Commonwealth window to the India-UN Development Partnership Fund.  This contribution is in addition […]
29/03/2018

Emerging Philanthropists (article in Spanish)

por Jorge Chediek y Bernardo Kliksberg   El ejemplo de Madame He, una de las pioneras de la nueva filantropía en China, merece ser observado: financia acciones a gran escala para la conservación de los océanos y de especies animales […]
13/03/2018

China Central Television (CCTV) interviews Mr. Jorge Chediek on China’s achievements in South-South cooperation and poverty reduction

Since October 2015, Mr. Jorge Chediek has been the Director of the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation, leading United Nations system-wide promotion and coordination of South-South cooperation for development. In March 2016, Mr. Chediek was appointed by the United […]
10/03/2018

IBSA Board Approves Digital Finance Project in Sierra Leone

During their first meeting of 2018, the Board of Directors of the India, Brazil and South Africa Facility for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation (IBSA Fund) approved a new digital finance project in Sierra Leone. This new project aims to provide […]
23/02/2018

India-UN Development Partnership Fund Approves New Projects for Belize, Chad, Liberia and Uruguay

New York, 23 February 2018 – The Board of Directors of the India-UN Development Partnership Fund approved today four projects to receive support from this facility: An infrastructure improvement project in Belize, which seeks to enhance educational opportunities and equip […]
24/01/2018

The Unstoppable Strength of the South

by Jorge Chediek and Bernardo Kliksberg   The United Nations is promoting collaboration and mutual support among countries such as China, India, Brazil, Bangladesh and Chile to create flows that enable them to reduce inequality with the North. The new […]
18/12/2017

The South Working for the South: The India-Brazil-South Africa Fund

by Jorge Chediek and Bernardo Kliksberg   In a joint report, FAO, WFP, FDA and WHO reveal that the number of hungry people in the world rose to 815 million this year, the highest number of people experiencing hunger in […]