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Digital Library launched at the National University of Samoa (NUS)

The National University of Samoa (NUS), in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), launched the national Samoa Digital Library (SADIL) Project on Monday 17th of January 2022, at the NUS Fale Samoa. The Digital Library is part of […]

South-South Ideas Paper: South-South Cooperation, An Opportunity to Fight Against Climate Change & Reduce Inequalities

Climate change is a global negative externality and nowadays it is considered as one of the biggest challenges on Earth. The scale of the efforts and coordination needed to alleviate climate change’s negative impacts are considerable. In this context, South-South […]

South-South Ideas Paper: Mapping South-South Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation for Theory and Practice

Science, technology, and innovation (STI) are key to economic and social development, yet the capacity for scientific innovation remains unequally distributed across the globe. Working from the perspective of access, equity and inclusion (AEI), the present study analyses the state […]

Overview of the India-UN Development Partnership Fund (UNOSSC, 2021)

The India-UN Development Partnership Fund (India-UN Fund) was established in 2017 as a practical manifestation of the spirit of solidarity that has historically guided the Government and people of India. It is centred on forming partnerships with other developing countries […]

Samoa Knowledge Society Initiative gains momentum with handover of furniture for the Lifelong Learning Lab

The Samoa Knowledge Society Initiative is financed by the India-UN Development Partnership Fund, which is administered by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC). 29.11.2021 Apia, Samoa – The Lifelong Learning Lab being set up by the Ministry of […]

United Nations System-wide Strategy on South-south and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development

United Nations System-wide Strategy on South-south and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development

Innovative Experiences of Cities on Environmental Sustainability and Climate Action through South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC)

Background Rising sea levels and extreme weather events such as floods, droughts and storms have heavy impacts on the infrastructure, livelihoods, and human health in cities. Cities around the world are spearheading innovative solutions in many areas of low-emission climate-resilient […]

2020-2021 ILO South-South and Triangular Cooperation

The ILO through its partnership’s department has launched 23 South-South and Triangular Cooperation projects across the five regions and the ITC-Turin office far the 2020-2021 biennium. These projects have touched on a wide range of topics, including employment services, women […]

South-South Cooperation on Leveraging Knowledge and Good Practice Sharing for Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development

Event for International Poverty Eradication Day Concept Note Co-organized by: United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS)Time: 7:00-9:00 am, 21 October, 2021(New York Time)Venue: Conference Center, Beijing International HotelUN Web TV broadcast: […]

India-UN Fund, UNESCO and Government of Samoa advance dialogue on access to information in the public administration context

Apia, Wednesday 13 July 2021: Access to information empowers the participation of citizens in decision-making and discussions of issues that affect them. It is a key human right that enables the exercise of all other fundamental human rights and holds […]
Main Highlight Oct 2021

Report of the Secretary-General on the State of South-South Cooperation Highlights South-South Policies and Programmes to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 and Promote Recovery

Adel Abdellatif, Director, Ad Interim (a.i.) of the United Nations Office of South-South Cooperation, introduced the 2021 Report of the Secretary-General on the State of South-South Cooperation to the Economic and Financial Committee (Second Committee) of the General Assembly on […]

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development – Vol. 3 (2020)

The year 2020 marked the 75th anniversary of the creation of the United Nations and ushers in the Decade of Action to deliver the Global Goals by 2030. For the achievement of ambitious goals, South-South and triangular cooperation has been […]