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15/04/2019

Buenos Aires outcome document adopted

The Buenos Aires outcome document has been adopted in the General Assembly! It will guide the #SouthSouth cooperation of the future. Read it here: http://ow.ly/z3Zx50qk7Kk  
10/04/2019

General call for 2019 interns

We are happy to launch our first ever call for interns to be on roster for 2019! If you wish to intern at our office at any point during 2019, please apply and indicate your dates. Interviews and admission will […]
09/04/2019

Visit South-South Galaxy!

We are proud to present our new global knowledge sharing and partnership brokering platform, South-South Galaxy. South-South Galaxy connects and links all of the existing South-South knowledge sharing platforms, making it easier for Southern partners to access, navigate and use. […]
08/04/2019

Inspiration: Rwanda’s transformation through home-grown solutions

By Habib Ur Rehman Mayar, Deputy General Secretary, g7+ Secretariat &, Executive Director of g7+ Foundation, www.g7plus.org Twitter: @Habibmayar Twenty-five years ago, on April 7, 1994, the genocide against Tutsi took the lives of 800,000 people in Rwanda. Even those with […]
05/04/2019

Come work with us!

UNOSSC is hiring and we are looking forward to having new colleagues join us in our work to promote South-South Cooperation! Please take a look at the positions below and apply through the UNDP portal: Policy Specialist, Consultant, IC: https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=84522. Application Deadline […]
03/04/2019

Publication: Advancing children’s rights and well-being through SSTrC (2019)

At the Side-Event South-South Cooperation in a Digital Era, held on the margins of the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40), the UNICEF and UNOSSC joint publication was launched as part of the South-South and Triangular Cooperation […]
29/03/2019

Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40)

The Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 20 to 22 March 2019.      
29/03/2019

Participants, acting without a vote, adopted the Buenos Aires Outcome Document of BAPA+40

Enhanced Collaboration Crucial to Address Changing Geopolitical Landscape, Resource Constraints, Delegates Stress   BUENOS AIRES, 22 March – Concluding a landmark conference on the crucial role of South-South cooperation in the planet’s sustainable development, representatives of 160 countries today adopted a sweeping […]
28/03/2019

BAPA+40 Side-Event: Shaping the Future of Regional South-South Cooperation – Sharing the ASEAN Experiences and Nurturing Synergies across Regions

19 March 2019 The side-event on “Shaping the Future of Regional South-South Cooperation: Sharing the ASEAN Experiences and Nurturing Synergies across Regions” was held on 19 March at Sala de Prensa, Palacio San Martín, Buenos Aires, Argentina. The event was […]
28/03/2019

China-Africa partnership donates 100 tons of rice to disaster-stricken areas of Mozambique (article in Chinese)

[Article in Chinese] On the morning of March 27th, local time, under the witness of China Ambassador to Mozambique Su Jian and Mozambique Disaster Relief Bureau, China-Africa Development Fund, China-Portugal Cooperation Development Fund (“China-Portugal Fund”) and Wanbao African Agricultural Development […]
25/03/2019

IAEA Launches Report Highlighting Achievements in South-South and Triangular Cooperation

The IAEA has launched a report showcasing how the application of science and technology through cooperation among developing countries is helping countries achieve their development objectives. Examples highlighted in the report include combatting diseases such as Ebola and identifying the presence of […]
22/03/2019

At BAPA+40, UNESCO and the India-UN Fund launch projects benefiting The Gambia and Togo

As world leaders meet in Buenos Aires to provide impetus for South-South cooperation and shape its complementary role within the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the India-UN Fund launched new projects with the governments of The Gambia and Togo. In […]