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12/02/2021
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UNOSSC Session at the 2021 WTO Aid-for-Trade Stocktaking Event on the Role of South-South Cooperation and Digital Technology Post-COVID-19 for Increased Trade Facilitation

UNOSSC will be organizing a session at the upcoming virtual Aid-for-Trade Stocktaking Event, organized by the World Trade Organization (WTO) being held from 23-25 March 2021, on ‘The Role of South-South Cooperation and Digital Technology in Structuring a Globally Inclusive […]
08/02/2021
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South-South and Triangular Industrial Cooperation

Foreword The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is the specialized agency of the United Nations mandated to promote and accelerate inclusive and sustainable industrial development (ISID). This mandate is fully recognized in Sustainable Development Goal 9 (SDG 9) and […]
08/02/2021
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New UNIDO publication on South-South and triangular industrial cooperation

VIENNA, 4 February 2021 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has released a new publication on the Organization’s work in the area of South-South and triangular industrial cooperation (SSTIC). The publication features 16 projects and good practices that can be […]
13/01/2021

High-level Forum of Directors General for Development Cooperation March 2021 (date: 17 to 19 March 2021)

31/12/2020

United Nations Fund for South-South Cooperation – Results Report 2018-2019

The ambitions outlined in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and the outcome document of the second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40) guide the work of the United Nations Fund for South-South Cooperation (UNFSSC). The BAPA+40 outcome […]
09/12/2020

IBSA Fund Board Approves Water and Sanitation Project for eSwatini

The Board of Directors of the India, Brazil and South Africa Facility for Poverty and Hunger Alleviation (the IBSA Fund) convened today to review the progress of the trust fund portfolio and consider new proposals. During the successful meeting, the […]
25/11/2020

Virtual Arab Regional Workshop: Investing in the SDGs through SSC & TrC Beyond COVID-19 (30 Nov – 2 Dec 2020)

Background: The promotion of South-South investment in the Arab region is now more imperative than ever to meet a broader goal for the region’s long-term economic growth and achieving the SDGs. Impact investment is also a vital approach to support […]
20/11/2020

ICT Infrastructure Improves Education for Timorese Youth

School students and teachers in Oé-Cusse will have the opportunity to gain fundamental ICT skills following the official handover of the newly renovated Etaro ICT lab on October 2, 2020. The ceremony celebrated the opening of the lab and completion […]
19/11/2020

India, UNDP and Ministry of Environment improve access to water for sanitation and agricultural production in Haiti (article in French)

«L’accès à l’eau est très difficile pour nous», déclare Denise Prophète, femme de 33 ans et mère de cinq enfants vivant dans la région de Baconnois dans les Nippes, située à 116 km à l’ouest de la capitale d’Haïti, Port-au-Prince. […]
18/11/2020

17th International Inter-Ministerial Conference on South-South Cooperation in Population and Development

We have the pleasure to invite you to participate in the 17th International Inter-Ministerial Conference on South-South Cooperation in Population and Development entitled “Nairobi Commitments and the 2030 Agenda: Taking stock and looking ahead in post COVID-19 crisis.” This conference […]
18/11/2020
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Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation in the Context of Food Security

Executive Summary The good practices presented in this compendium are based on the data collected during the Brazil Africa Forum 2019, an international event organized by the Brazil Africa Institute that gathered representatives of government, the private sector and civil […]
06/11/2020

South-South Trust Funds Respond to COVID-19, Fast-tracking Medical Purchases, Enabling Peer Learning and Supporting Joint Research

The funds managed by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) were early responders to the COVID-19 pandemic, facilitating city-to-city contributions of medical equipment as early as February 2020 and, by April, purchases of ventilators for the small island […]