11/08/2020
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City-to-City Partnerships and South-South and Triangular Cooperation on Sustainable Urban Development

FOREWORD The Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) and the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) joined forces to assist countries in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, especially Goal 11: Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient […]
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 for Sustainable Development

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 […]
06/08/2020
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Webinar: Travel South Over Cloud – South-South Cooperation on Leveraging Digitalization for the Recovery and Growth of Tourism

04/08/2020

India Contributes $15.5 Million to India-UN Development Partnership Fund Managed by UNOSSC

New York, 3 August 2020 The call for solidarity among countries of the South has found a magnified echo in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. As developing countries across the world struggle to prevent their achievements in public health, […]
21/07/2020
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UN-Habitat and UNOSSC Partner to Step up South-South Cooperation on Urban Issues

18 July 2020 – UN-Habitat and the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) providing a framework for cooperation to facilitate and strengthen their joint work in mainstreaming South-South and triangular cooperation to support […]
21/07/2020
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India-UN Fund: Improving Healthcare Services Across Palau

The government of Palau and UNOPS have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that aims to improve the quality, availability and access to primary healthcare services through resilient infrastructure. A $1.5 million grant from the India-UN Development Partnership Fund (India-UN Fund) […]
10/07/2020
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Webinar Series: South-South Cooperation and International Development Cooperation in the Post COVID-19 World

The outbreak of COVID-19 as a global health emergency and the resulting socio-economic crisis is testing South-South cooperation and international development cooperation and a series of questions have followed. What are the new characteristics of South-South cooperation in the post […]
10/07/2020
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Webinar: Building Resilient Societies post-COVID-19 in the Global South

The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation,  the African Peer Review Mechanism, the Permanent Mission of Uganda to the United Nations and the African Union, co-organized a webinar on Building Resilient Societies post-COVID-19 in the Global South, held during the 2020 High Level […]
10/07/2020
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Webinar: ICT & South-South and Triangular Cooperation in the COVID-19 Era and Beyond

When: Monday, 13 July, 8–9 a.m. New York time To join this webinar, please click here. Background The outcome document (A/RES/73/291) of the second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation held in Buenos Aires in March 2019 (BAPA+40) is a forward-looking […]
09/07/2020

India-UN Development Partnership Fund is Responding to COVID-19 through South-South Cooperation

The India-UN Development Partnership Fund, managed by UNOSSC, is working rapidly to support projects responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Projects are supplying medical equipment, and will be building healthcare capacities, mitigating socio-economic impact and catalyzing transformative recovery. The India-UN Development Partnership […]
09/07/2020

India-UN Partnership Fund provides 5 ventilators to Government of Antigua & Barbuda

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment now has five ventilators to better equip the specially designed infectious disease and isolation centre, which was developed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is one part of an India-UN Partnership […]
19/06/2020

UNOSSC Asia-Pacific Competition Engages Students in Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development

Young people are particularly well-endowed to find new solutions to accelerate action toward achieving the Sustainable Development Goals – Jorge Chediek, UNOSSC Director and the Envoy of the Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) […]