25/06/2020

[Cancelled]: Youth Triangular Cooperation Academy for Sustainable Development Agenda (YTCA4SDA)

“On behalf of the UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), it is with regret that we announce the cancellation of Youth Triangular Cooperation Academy for Sustainable Development Agenda (YTCA4SDA) scheduled for August 7th – 15th, for reasons beyond our control. […]
07/06/2020

UNOSSC and Shenzhen Haohan Launch Youth Triangular Cooperation Academy for Sustainable Development Agenda

The COVID-19 outbreak interrupted the beginning of the “Decade of Action” on the Sustainable Development Agenda (2030 Agenda). The nature of the pandemic and its impacts require us to place more importance on the sustainable development agenda, which provides a […]
21/04/2020

South-South Entrepreneurship Academy First Cohort 2020, April 18-19 [Online]

On 18-19 April 2020, the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) convened the South-South Entrepreneurship Academy (first cohort for 2020). The Academy opened with strong statements from the supporting Partners. “If you come up with creative ideas, or crazy […]
02/03/2020

Student Competition on Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development

On 25 February, the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (ESCAP) and the Siam Cement Group (SCG) brought together seven teams of students from six Universities in Thailand.  Two teams […]
17/02/2020

[POSTPONED] A Greener Tomorrow: Environmentally Sound Technologies for Sustainable Development (June/July 2020)

Organized by UNITAR CIFAL Jeju Application deadline: Extended Background Technology has profoundly shaped the economy, society, and environment. While it has caused many social and environmental problems, technology helps to find effective ways to tackle environmental challenges while addressing societal […]
29/01/2020

Regional Seminar on Partnerships, 28 January 2020, United Nations Conference Centre, Bangkok, Thailand

About 70 people participated in the “Regional Seminar on Development Partnership & South-South Cooperation Towards Achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”. The seminar was convened by the Centre for International Development and Cooperation (Kyung Hee University-Republic of Korea), the […]
08/01/2020

Regional Seminar on Development Partnership & South-South Cooperation towards Achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, 28 January 2020 at UNCC, Meeting room A

Regional Seminar on Development Partnership & South-South Cooperation towards achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development January 28, 2020 United Nations Conference Centre, Meeting room A Bangkok Thailand Background and Context The international community is placing greater emphasis to highlight the […]
06/01/2020

Towards enhanced multi-stakeholder engagement for socio-economic development in Cambodia through South-South and triangular Cooperation (23-24 December 2019)

Cambodia is a rapidly developing country. In 2018, its economy grew by 7.5% in 2018 according to the World Bank’s economic outlook released in May 2019. Tourism and garment manufacturing are the two largest industries for Cambodia along with an […]
04/12/2019

[POSTPONED] South-South Entrepreneurship Academy on “Gastrotourism and Entrepreneurship” (Hong Kong 20-22 March 2020)

In light of the COVID-19 outbreak in Asia-Pacific and consequent travel restrictions, specifically to China, the organizers have decided to postpone the South-South Entrepreneurship Academy, tentatively until early May, with the dates to be confirmed. Meanwhile, the organizers will closely […]
11/11/2019

FAQ on India-UN Development Partnership Fund

The following information and answers to frequently asked questions are intended to help partners in Asia-Pacific Region to easily access information and answers to questions that the Regional Office is frequently asked.    
04/11/2019

UNOSSC and RCARO sign MoU for peaceful application of nuclear technology to achieve 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda

Jeonju, November 4 – UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and Regional Cooperative Agreement for Research, Development and Training Related to Nuclear Science and Technology For Asia and the Pacific Regional Office (RCARO) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) […]
02/11/2019

“Empowering Youth through Decent Jobs: Working together in Asia”matchmaking workshop in Mumbai, India on 31 October 2019

The matchmaking workshop entitled “Empowering Youth through Decent Jobs: Working together in Asia” was held at the  Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel in Mumbai, India on 31 October 2019. The matchmaking workshop was co-organized by United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), […]