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02/04/2020

South-South Galaxy Mapping of Southern Countries’ Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

South-South Galaxy has conducted a mapping of health authorities, mainly the Ministries of Health across countries of the global South, of their responses and efforts to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The objective of the mapping is to […]
28/03/2020

IBSA Fund-Supported South-South Healthcare eLearning Platform in Viet Nam Responds to COVID-19

An IBSA Fund-supported key eLearning project to improve healthcare coverage and quality in the Northern Coastal region of Vietnam that has proven to be successful in reaching health care workers in remote-site medical settings, is now being used to respond […]
23/03/2020

Webinar on Digital platforms as tools for SSC & TrC organized by CoP-SSC4C

On 13th of February 2020, the thematic webinar on ‘Digital Platforms as Tools for Enhancing South-South and Triangular Cooperation Towards the SDGs’ was organized by the Community of Practice on SSC for Children (CoP-SSC4C) – a joint initiative by the […]
18/03/2020

The Coming of Age of Triangular Cooperation

by Jorge Moreira da Silva, Director of the Development Co-operation Directorate, OECD, and Jorge Chediek, Special Envoy of the UN Secretary General for South-South Cooperation and Director of the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC)* Triangular cooperation is when […]
04/03/2020
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UNOSSC at the Tenth Session of the World Urban Forum (WUF10)

The Tenth Session of the World Urban Forum (WUF10) was held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, from 8-13 February 2020. This marks the first time the UN-convened event on sustainable cities and human settlements, under the main theme of […]
25/02/2020

ACP Group and UNOSSC Explore Healthcare, Security and South-South Partnerships During One-day Symposium

The Secretariat of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) collaborated on a joint meeting in a series of ACP Symposia on South-South cooperation. Under the theme “Building Alliances […]
07/02/2020

Webinar on Digital Platforms as Tools for Enhancing SSC & TrC Towards the SDGs, 13 February 2020

Organisers: United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation, UNOSSC International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth, IPC-IG Developing countries are increasingly recognizing the sharing of information and good practices on South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSC and TrC) […]
07/02/2020

Call for Action: Medical Supplies Needed in China to Curb the Spread of the Novel Coronavirus

On 30 January 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) as a Public Health Emergency of International Concerns (PHEIC).  As of 4 February, the virus has impacted over 47,000 people living in China, claiming the lives […]
30/01/2020
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Triangular Co-operation in the Era of the 2030 Agenda

Triangular Co-operation in the Era of the 2030 Agenda is a publication by the Global Partnership Initiative (GPI) on Effective Triangular Co-operation. It was prepared by a team led by the OECD Development Co-operation Directorate, consisting of Nadine Piefer (lead, […]
29/01/2020

African Countries Discuss Post BAPA+40 South-South Roadmap

“The African Union Agenda 2063 emphasizes the value of strategic partnerships with partners of the South to further the process of development of Africa,” said Jorge Chediek, UNOSSC Director and Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation, in […]
20/01/2020
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Targeting Hunger: South- South and Triangular Cooperation for Transforming Agriculture

On 12 February, the President of the General Assembly held an interactive dialogue focusing on the ways in which South-South and triangular cooperation in agriculture can be leveraged to address global hunger. The dialogue built on the Buenos Aires outcome […]
30/12/2019

Ten Major Events of New South-South and Triangular Cooperation in 2019

By Xiuli Xu, Dean of China Institute for South-South Cooperation in Agriculture (CISSCA), Professor of the College of Humanitarian and Development Studies (COHD), China Agricultural University  In 2019, in the context of a series of global challenges such as anti-globalization, world economic recession […]