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27/06/2020

Year of Fighting Back, SMEStreet in 2020

India is a land of great opportunities and huge entrepreneurial potential. Till January 2020 over 6.5 Million MSMEs (Micro, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises) were operating. But, COVID-19 pandemic along with a nationwide lockdown has made the economic life very challenging. […]
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) […]
17/06/2020

Upcoming webinar: Maintaining essential health services for pregnant women and children while responding to COVID-19

On Thursday, 2 July 2020 at 8 AM EDT/GMT-4, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the International Health Exchange and Cooperation Centre, National Health Commission of China, in cooperation with the Socialprotection.org are organizing the webinar Universal Health Coverage […]
12/06/2020
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Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding in Asia: Lessons in South-South Cooperation

FOREWORD AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT Asia’s remarkable growth has substantially improved the economic and social well-being of people in the region. At the same time, Asia has hosted some of the world’s most violent interstate and subnational conflicts. The latter count among […]
04/06/2020
Sustainable Human Development Pathways By HDRO

Sustainable Human Development Pathways – a consultation with Southern-based think tanks

The Human Development Report Office (HDRO) and the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) jointly organised a consultation on Sustainable Human Development Pathways with 15 members of the South-South Global Thinkers initiative. Their diverse contributions, which built on a […]
04/06/2020
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Report on South-South Cooperation in Ibero-America 2019

PRESENTATION South-South cooperation (CSS) and triangular cooperation has evolved significantly in recent years, and with it the global picture from development cooperation. This has been a particularly dynamic process in our region, as reflected in this twelfth report of South-South […]
30/05/2020

Mapping of Youth Employment Interventions in Saint Lucia

INTRODUCTION PURPOSE The research project was designed to provide the ILO with a detailed mapping of ongoing youth employment interventions in Saint Lucia, along with a preliminary evaluation of the gaps encountered. This information will be instrumental to design a […]
28/05/2020
DG Forum 2019

Webinar on the Role of International Cooperation Agencies in the Context of the COVID-19 Crisis

The challenges and opportunities of South-South and triangular cooperation in the context of the COVID-19 crisis: Role of International Cooperation Agencies The webinar took place Tuesday, June 2 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. GMT. Webinar on the challenges and opportunities […]
27/05/2020

Report: Evaluation of the Brazil-UNICEF Trilateral South-South Cooperation Programme

This independent external evaluation assesses and analyzes progress within the scope of the Trilateral South-South Cooperation (TSSC) programme of the Government of Brazil and UNICEF Brazil, looking at the scope of six years of implementation with 16 partner countries. The […]
23/05/2020

China’s support to global anti-pandemic fight shows true leadership: UN official

“Despite its own challenging situation, China has also provided support to over 150 countries and multilateral organizations,” said a high-ranking UN official. UNITED NATIONS, May 23 (Xinhua) — What China has done in supporting the international community in the fight […]
04/05/2020

Mustafa Science and Technology Foundation of Iran to Convene Virtual Summit to Synergize Covid-19 Responses

Focusing on South-South collaboration to address the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Science and Technology Exchange Program, organized by Mustafa Science and Technology Foundation of Iran, together with its partners, is organizing the 7th STEP summit virtually May 18 […]
30/04/2020

Upcoming webinar: UHC and the Coronavirus Crisis – Challenges and Responses

On Tuesday, 12 May 2020 at 8 AM EDT/GMT-4, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in collaboration with Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (IPC-IG) is organizing the webinar Universal Health […]