Thematic Events


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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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:  

Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40)

The Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 20 to 22 March 2019.      

BAPA+40 Side-Event: Shaping the Future of Regional South-South Cooperation – Sharing the ASEAN Experiences and Nurturing Synergies across Regions

19 March 2019 The side-event on “Shaping the Future of Regional South-South Cooperation: Sharing the ASEAN Experiences and Nurturing Synergies across Regions” was held on 19 March at Sala de Prensa, Palacio San Martín, Buenos Aires, Argentina. The event was […]

IAEA Launches Report Highlighting Achievements in South-South and Triangular Cooperation

The IAEA has launched a report showcasing how the application of science and technology through cooperation among developing countries is helping countries achieve their development objectives. Examples highlighted in the report include combatting diseases such as Ebola and identifying the presence of […]

At BAPA+40, UNESCO and the India-UN Fund launch projects benefiting The Gambia and Togo

As world leaders meet in Buenos Aires to provide impetus for South-South cooperation and shape its complementary role within the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the India-UN Fund launched new projects with the governments of The Gambia and Togo. In […]

BAPA+40 Side Event: Maximizing the role of South-South cooperation in achieving Universal Health Coverage and Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV & Syphilis

On 21 March 2019, on the margins of the second UN High-Level Conference on South-South Cooperation, UNICEF, PAHO/WHO hosted a dialogue on how to maximize the role of South-South cooperation to achieve Universal Health Coverage and eliminate mother-to-child transmission (EMTCT) […]