Resilient Restoration of Pivotal Public Infrastructure in Post-Irma Barbuda

The India-UN Partnership Fund “Resilient Restoration of Pivotal Public Infrastructure for the Recovery and Sustainable Development of the Island of Barbuda, Post Hurricane Irma” project, consists of two initiatives: 1) The Hannah Thomas Hospital rehabilitated and equipped, ensuring structural resilience […]

South-South Cooperation for Agriculture Development Gains Momentum

UNOSSC’s Multi-stakeholder Approach for Agriculture Development and Poverty Eradication Showcased and Boosted in Tashkent 9 July, Tashkent – The UNOSSC Cities Project, together with China Institute for South-South Cooperation in Agriculture (CISSCA), World Food Programme (WFP) China Centre of Excellence, […]

South-South at the HLPF

The High-level Political Forum, United Nations central platform for follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals, provides for the full and effective participation of all States Members of the United Nations and […]
The opening ceremony for the ICT launch, with multiple motivational speeches which emphasized the value of investment in education

Improving ICT skills of students in Oé-Cusse region, Timor – Leste

Project “Leveraging ICT to improve Education and Skills in Timor – Leste” was launched in April 2019 in the region of Oé-Cusse, Timor -Leste. This project is enabled by generous support of Government of India through India – UN Development […]

The 2019 Africa Regional Ministerial Conference on Green Economy opens today in Egypt

First of its kind ministerial meeting highlights achievements in green investments, enhanced regulations, & national capacity-building efforts June 17, 2019 – The 2019 Africa Regional Ministerial Conference on Green Economy opens today (Monday, June 17, 2019) at the Dusit Thani […]

Strengthening Cooperation and Partnerships with TICA

On 10 June 2019, Ms. Xiaojun Grace Wang, UNOSSC Deputy Director for Programme and Operations, paid a courtesy call on Ms. Pattarat Hongtong, Director-General of Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) on the occasion of Ms. Hongtong’s new appointment as TICA’s Director-General, at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, Bangkok.   UNOSSC […]

The 2019 Asia-Pacific Regional High-Level Forum on Green Economy kicks off in Bangkok

An inaugural regional meeting to highlight successful initiatives in green investments, improved regulations, and increased capacity at national levels June 12, 2019 – The first 2019 Regional High-Level Forum on Green Economy opened recently at the United Nations Conference Centre […]


High-level forums in five regions globally set to scale up impact of successful evidence-based green economy solutions Monday, June 10, 2019 – The first of its kind, series of ‘Regional Ministerial Conferences on Green Economy’ is set to launch globally […]

The India-UN Development Partnership Fund concludes its second successful year

“The India-UN Development Partnership Fund is a welcome contribution that is championing greater prosperity and opportunity for all,” said United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on the occasion of anniversary celebrations of the India-UN Development Partnership Fund at United Nations Headquarters. […]

Share your best practices on urban planning and bioeconomy solutions

We are surveying best practices from different regions of the world on bioeconomy solutions, and urban planning and management. The best experiences will be compiled in two publications under the UNOSSC Programme on Climate Change and Sustainability. Both publications will […]

Second Anniversary Commemoration of the India-UN Development Partnership Fund

“On June 6 the Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations; the President of the Economic and Social Council and Permanent Representative of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to the United Nations; the Administrator of the United Nations […]

Graduating from ODA: country experiences and lessons

BLOG POST: What happens to a country when their economy is considered strong enough that they are no longer in need of official development assistance (ODA)? How can they move away from aid in the most productive way possible? Are […]