South-South Today

South-South Today

UNOSSC’s blog features project and program updates from Office staff, and engages partners in a collaborative environment to highlight best practices and relevant news from developing countries. Stay tuned for our monthly blog posts and follow us on social media.
21/10/2020
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Webinar: The Enablers of Development Cooperation – Opportunities to Enhance National Capacities through SSC, 28 October 2020

When: 28 October, 8:00 – 9:45 am (New York time) Please register for this webinar here. Background The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the centrality of international development cooperation in reducing risk and building the resilience of developing countries through improved coordination and […]
21/10/2020
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Webinar: Designing for Impact – South-South Trade & Investment, 27 October 2020

When: 27 October 2020, 9.00-11.00 EST; 14.00-16.00 CET; 16.00-18.00 EAT; 18.30-20.30 IST Please register for this webinar here. Designing for Impact: South-South Trade and Investment In March 2019, for the first time ever, the outcome document adopted by the Second High-level […]
16/10/2020
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Dominica one step closer to become world’s first climate-resilient nation: Salisbury Education Facility “Built Back Better” with UNDP Support

Roseau, October 14, 2020 – More than a hundred primary school-aged children and community members will now benefit from the newly restored Salisbury Educational Facility in the village of Salisbury. Under the leadership of the Government of Dominica, with financial support […]
15/10/2020
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Webinar: Arab States South-South and Triangular Cooperation – Experiences and Lessons Learned

On the sidelines of the 75th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, the Islamic Development Bank, the Office of the UN Secretary-General’s Special Adviser, the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation and UNDP, will be convening a webinar on […]
12/10/2020
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Webinar: Health and Socio-Economic Impact of COVID19 – Challenges and Opportunities for NGOs and CSOs in the Global South, 20 October 2020

When: 20 October 2020, 8:30 -10:20am (GMT-4) Please RSVP to ines@ancssc.org Background The UN Framework for the Immediate Socio-Economic Response to the COVID 19 Crisis warns that “The COVID-19 pandemic is far more than a health crisis: it is affecting societies and […]
09/10/2020
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Regional Conference on Triangular Cooperation in Latin America & the Caribbean

When: 7-8 October 2020 The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Worship of Argentina, General Directorate for International Cooperation and the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) of Germany are organizing V Regional Conference (virtual) on “Perspectives […]
07/10/2020
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India-UN Partnership Fund provides ventilators to the Government of Saint Lucia

The Ministry of Health and Wellness has improved access to care at the Victoria Respiratory Hospital thanks to the generous financial assistance of the India-UN partnership fund and the support of the UNOSSC and UNDP Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean. […]
23/09/2020
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Webinar: Women in STEM in Africa and the COVID-19 Pandemic, 29 September 2020

When: 29 September 2020, 4PM-6PM, Addis Ababa time | 9AM-11AM, New York time To join this webinar, please click here. Background With lockdowns as a COVID-19 response, the internet has emerged as a major COVID-19 knowledge resource. There are a lot […]
23/09/2020
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Webinar: Promoting South-South Solidarity for SDG3, 30 September 2020

When: 30 September 2020, 8:30AM – 10:00AM, New York time To join this webinar, please click here. Introduction This year’s UN General Assembly will mark the United Nations 75th anniversary with an overall theme on ““The future we want, the United Nations […]
20/09/2020
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Webinar “Fostering South-South cooperation on nature-based solutions for a low-emission and climate-resilient recovery”

“Fostering South-South cooperation on nature-based solutions for a low-emission and climate-resilient recovery” September 23 8:30 –10:00 am New York TimeWatch Webinar: https://youtu.be/C5W5h86fwvoRead Summary Biodiversity and terrestrial and marine ecosystems provide the foundation for human societies and a safety net of resources and […]
20/09/2020
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The value of South-South cooperation

A journey across the Global South, sharing and exchanging sustainable development solutions. A journey across the Global South, sharing and exchanging sustainable development solutions. Have you ever wondered how key development solutions between and among countries of the Global South […]
18/09/2020
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Ambassador Yabou hails India government for support

The Gambia’s ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations has hailed the Indian government and its people for continuously demonstrating strong commitment to the South-South Cooperation by providing critical funding to projects for countries in the global South. Lang […]