19/03/2019

BAPA+40 Side Event: Role of OIC Institutions for the Promotion of South-South Cooperation among 57 Member Countries

The “Role of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Institutions for the Promotion of South-South Cooperation among 57 Member Countries” was discussed in an Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA) side-event held on Tuesday, 19 March 2019 at Museo […]
19/03/2019

BAPA+40 Welcome Message: Jorge Chediek, UNOSSC Director and Envoy of the Secretary General on South-South Cooperation

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19/03/2019

BAPA+40 Side Event: South-South Cooperation in a Digital Era

19 March 2019 A dialogue highlighting the importance of leveraging South-South cooperation for development in a digital era was held Tuesday at the Museo de Arquitectura y Diseño in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on the sidelines of the Second High-level United […]
19/03/2019

BAPA+40 Side Event: Opportunities and Challenges of South-South Cooperation in Bioeconomy

18 March 2019 A dialogue on “Opportunities and Challenges of South-South Cooperation on Bioeconomy, in the light of the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda” was held Monday at the Instituto Nacional Sanmartiniano in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The event was […]
15/03/2019

Side Events Organized by the United Nations Rome-based Agencies at BAPA+40

The United Nations Rome-Based Agencies (RBAs which are The Food and Agriculture Organization – FAO, International Fund for Agriculture Development – IFAD and World Food Programme – WFP) are jointly organizing two side events.   We warmly welcome you to […]
15/03/2019

Landmark South-South Roadmap Toward Achieving Sustainable Development For All to Be Adopted at High-level Conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 20-22 March (BAPA+40)

BAPA+40 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 20-22 March, will mark an important milestone for South-South cooperation, taking place 40 years after the BAPA Conference of 1978, said Jorge Chediek, Director of the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation and Envoy of […]
13/03/2019

IFAD – Islamic Development Bank Side Event at BAPA+40

    International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) are organizing a side event on “Leveraging South-South and Triangular Cooperation to support agricultural value-chain development”. IsDB and IFAD have a proven track record in designing […]
08/03/2019

UNESCO Side Events at BAPA+40

On the margins of the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40), which will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 20-22 March 2019, UNESCO, in partnership with the University of Buenos Aries (UBA) will host three side […]
01/03/2019

BAPA+40 Side Event: South-South Cooperation on Peace and Development

Date: 19 March | Time: 8.45am – 10.30am | Address: Leandro N. Alem 246, Capital Federal | Room: Salón Auditorio del Archivo General de la Nación (room capacity: 120) | Format: panel discussion   Conveners: BRICS Policy Center: Dr Isabel […]
01/03/2019

South-South Cooperation for Peace and Conflict Prevention

By Jorge Chediek and Bernardo Kliksberg   The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is the most ambitious plan for economic and social change humankind has ever proposed. As United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres explains it, one of the agenda’s essential […]
01/03/2019

Partner countries in India-funded Climate Early Warning Systems project renew commitment to face climate challenges

The board members of the Climate Early Warning System (CLEWS) project met in Rarotonga, Cook Islands between January 28-30, 2019 to renew the commitment of the partners to work together to strengthen knowledge sharing, improve networking and coordination, foster ownership […]
25/02/2019

Upcoming ILO-South Centre Side Event at BAPA+40: “The Future of Work, Youth Employment and South-South Cooperation”

Geneva, February 12, 2019 – The high-level conference on South-South cooperation (BAPA+40) will take place on 20-22 March 2019 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In this context, the ILO and the South Centre will co-host a side event entitled “The Future […]