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28/07/2021

36th Annual Meeting of the Committee of Experts of the Pérez-Guerrero Trust Fund (PGTF)

The 36th Annual Meeting of the Committee of Experts of the Pérez-Guerrero Trust Fund (PGTF) convened virtually. The members of the Committee of Experts were briefed by UNOSSC Director a.i. The Annual Meeting of the Committee of Experts of the […]
07/07/2021
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Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development in SIDS — Advancing SAMOA Pathway and Achieving Sustainable Recovery

FOREWORD Small Island Developing States (SIDS) face a number of unique challenges. They are highly vulnerable to external economic and financial shocks — at least 35 per cent more than other developing countries, in part due to their remoteness and […]
02/07/2021

High-level Political Forum 2021: Accelerating SDG Achievement Through South-South and Triangular Cooperation

The High-level Political Forum (HLPF), United Nations central platform for follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), provides for the full and effective participation of all States Members of the United […]
22/06/2021

South-South Cooperation for achieving the SDGs: learn more about the South-South Trust Funds managed by UNOSSC

The South-South Trust Funds managed by UNOSSC are delivering results across all SDGs. These four funds, namely the India, Brazil and South Africa Facility for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation (IBSA Fund), the UN Fund for South-South Cooperation, the India-UN Development […]
03/06/2021

General Assembly High-level Committee on South-South Cooperation, 20th Session Videos

30/05/2021

20th HLC on SSC, THEMATIC DISCUSSION: Accelerating the achievement of the SDGs through effective implementation of the BAPA+40 outcome document while responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and similar global crises (2 June 2021, 3 – 5 pm NYT)

This thematic debate is designed to allow discussions on strategies, approaches and mechanisms of South-South and triangular cooperation to achieve SDGs at the national, subregional, regional and global levels, while responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and other crises. The thematic […]
30/05/2021

20th HLC on SSC, SIDE EVENT: Triangular cooperation post BAPA+40 – A multi-stakeholder partnership for the achievement of 2030 Agenda (3 June 2021, 1 – 2:30 pm NYT)

The objective of the side event is to identify good practices of triangular cooperation to address both health challenge and recover from COVID-19, and how to leverage triangular cooperation in achieving SDGs under the background of COVID-19. Specifically, the following […]
30/05/2021

20th HLC on SSC, SIDE EVENT: South-South and triangular cooperation funding mechanisms – A complementary and multifaceted cooperation for sustainable development (2 June 2021, 8:15 – 9:45 am NYT)

This side-event will give Member States and other South-South and triangular cooperation stakeholders the opportunity to better understand valuable opportunities to scale up development impact through South-South and triangular cooperation funding mechanisms. The discussion can also highlight the importance of […]
30/05/2021

20th HLC on SSC, SIDE EVENT: The United Nations and the scaling up of South-South and triangular cooperation to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (1 June 2021, 1 – 2:30 pm NYT)

Under the background of growth of SSTC and the formulation of the UN system-wide strategy and the action plan, this side-event is designed to discuss how the UN entities can, in a more systematic and coherent manner, support member states […]
19/05/2021
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COVID-19 Response and Recovery: Public Policy Leadership and Institutional Arrangements — 2021 Inter-regional Dialogue and Stocktaking for Advancing South-South and Triangular Cooperation in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS (6-8 April 2021) — Summary Report

The ‘COVID-19 Response and Recovery: Public Policy Leadership and Institutional Arrangements — 2021 Inter-regional Dialogue and Stocktaking for Advancing SSTC in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS’, organised by the UNOSSC Division for Arab States, Europe and the CIS, […]
11/05/2021

20th High-Level Committee on South-South Cooperation to Address Accelerating SDGs Through Effective Implementation of the BAPA+40 Outcome

Convening on 11 May, the Organizational Meeting of the twentieth session of the High-level Committee on South-South Cooperation elected the Bureau for its 20th session and adopted its agenda. The 20th session of the High-level Committee on South-South cooperation (HLC) will take […]
07/05/2021
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IsDB and South Center Advocate for Development of National Strategies for South-South and Triangular Cooperation

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 06 May 2021 – The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the Geneva-based South Center have strongly advocated for the formulation of national strategies for South-South and Triangular Cooperation. The two institutions made the call in a joint […]