07/05/2019

COMSATS Held International Workshop on “Water Resources: Expected Crises and Strategies of Predomination” in Cairo, Egypt

The United Nations 2030 Global Agenda has laid great emphasis on ensuring universal access to safe and affordable drinking water and preserving water resources in target 6.1. It requires adequate infrastructure and related facilities that can be acquired through effective […]
30/04/2019

China takes extraordinary initiatives in South-South Cooperation

By Xu Lin. Article originally published on China.org China is a model for the developing countries, and the Belt and Road Initiative provides the rest of the world with the opportunity to share in China’s great experiences, a top UN […]
29/04/2019

Thematic Forum on Trade Connectivity at the 2nd Belt and Road Forum

UNOSSC Director and Envoy of Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation, Mr. Jorge Chediek, at the invitation of Ministry of Commerce of China, attended the Thematic Forum on Trade Connectivity of the Second Belt and Road Forum on 25 April 2019. Mr. […]
25/04/2019

BRI’s Green Coalition Plenary Session held in Beijing

UNOSSC to lead the Thematic Partnership on South-South environment cooperation of the Coalition The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) International Green Development Coalition plenary session was held in Beijing on April 25, 2019, enlisting “South-South Environment Cooperation and SDGs capacity […]
25/04/2019

UNOSSC delegation met with CIDCA Leadership on the side-lines of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum in Beijing

Mr. Jorge Chediek, Director of UNOSSC and Envoy of SG on SSC, and Ms. Xiaojun Grace Wang met with the Vice Chairman of the China International Development Cooperation Agency (CIDCA) Mr. Zhang Maoyu at the CIDCA HQ in Beijing on […]
25/04/2019

New documentary on South-South Cooperation

UNOSSC partner Pheonix TV has launched a new documentary series, which together with its partner report showcases China´s contribution to South-South Cooperation in various thematic areas. The series, roughly translated as Odyssey of Dragon, can be seen below – only […]
24/04/2019

Multimedia Report on China’s contribution to South-South Cooperation launched

“China provides example, experiences and hope” UNOSSC Director said A multimedia report on China’s contribution to the South-South Cooperation supported by the UNOSSC premiered at the “SDGs on Belt and Road” Phoenix TV’s Partners Conference at Phoenix International Media Center […]
24/04/2019

China/UNOSSC contribution agreement

Ministry of Commerce of China and UNOSSC signed contribution agreement of USD300,000 to the UNOSSC for programmatic support under the Umbrella of China’s contribution to South-South and Trilateral Cooperation On the sidelines of the 2nd Belt and Road Forum in […]
24/04/2019

Second YLPA Closing Ceremony Held in Beijing

UNOSSC Director shares his life-changing story of participating in similar youth training program The Closing and Certificate Ceremony of the weeklong training program entitled “Youth Leadership Program in Agriculture for Belt and Road (YLPA): Managing the Rural Transformation in Asian […]
15/04/2019

Buenos Aires outcome document adopted

The Buenos Aires outcome document has been adopted in the General Assembly! It will guide the #SouthSouth cooperation of the future. Read it here: http://ow.ly/z3Zx50qk7Kk  
10/04/2019

General call for 2019 interns

We are happy to launch our first ever call for interns to be on roster for 2019! If you wish to intern at our office at any point during 2019, please apply and indicate your dates. Interviews and admission will […]
08/04/2019

Inspiration: Rwanda’s transformation through home-grown solutions

By Habib Ur Rehman Mayar, Deputy General Secretary, g7+ Secretariat &, Executive Director of g7+ Foundation, www.g7plus.org Twitter: @Habibmayar Twenty-five years ago, on April 7, 1994, the genocide against Tutsi took the lives of 800,000 people in Rwanda. Even those with […]