Observatory

21/01/2019

Sixth Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD): Empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality

27-29 March 2019, Bangkok, Thailand The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) is convening the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD) 2019 in Bangkok on 27 – 29 March 2019. This year, the APFSD […]
21/01/2019

Training Workshop on Science, Technology & Innovation Policies For Sustainable Development in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

MAR 19-22, 2019, INCHEON, SEJONG, REPUBLIC OF KOREA   The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific – East and North East Asia Office (UNESCAP-ENEA) and the Science and Technology Policy Institute (STEPI) of the Republic […]
21/01/2019

International Training Workshop on Technopreneurship for Developing Countries

11 – 15 March 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Co-organized by the International Science, Technology and Innovation Centre for South-South Cooperation under the auspices of UNESCO (ISTIC) and the Centre for Science & Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries […]
21/01/2019

New FAO-China South-South Cooperation Project Launched to Strengthen Fruit Value Chain in Sri Lanka

On 6 December 2018 in Rome, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the People’s Republic of China, and the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka have signed MOU at FAO headquarters. The aim of this South-South Cooperation project is […]
21/01/2019

Mekong Institute opens applications to Two Green Freight and Logistics Training Programs

Mekong Institute, with the support of the Republic of Korea through the Mekong-Republic of Korea Cooperation Fund (MKCF), is organizing the 2nd and 3rd modular trainings on Green Freight and Logistics Management in Mekong Countries at the MI Residential Training […]
21/01/2019

23rd Meeting of the Regional Interagency Working Group on Information and Communications Technology

On 1 February 2019, ESCAP, International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and Asia Pacific Telecommunity (APT) convene a meeting in Bangkok aims to facilitate information sharing, coordination and planning of joint activities among participating agencies for 2019. In particular, the meeting will discuss […]
07/08/2018

The 4th TICA Connect: “Five Decades of Thailand and UNFPA Partnership: Advancing towards Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”

On 16 August 2018, Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Thailand Office, will co-organize the 4th TICA Connect: “Five Decades of Thailand and UNFPA Partnership: Advancing towards Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)” at […]
19/03/2018

FAO will convene the 34th session of the Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific

Delegates to the Conference can expect to engage with FAO on the regional priorities and initiatives and the Sustainable Development Goals that drive FAO’s work.  The forthcoming biennium in the RAP Region will be given a framework by Regional Initiatives: Zero […]
19/03/2018

Joint Press Communique Between the People’s Republic of China and the Kingdom of Tonga

  Beijing, March 1, 2018 At the invitation of His Excellency Xi Jinping, President of the People’s Republic of China, His Majesty King Tupou Ⅵ of the Kingdom of Tonga is paying a state visit to China from February 28 […]
01/03/2018

UNOSSC, UNDP hold first Global Thinkers Dialogue on South-South cooperation

The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) co-organized the first Global Thinkers Dialogue with the China Center for International Knowledge on Development (CIKD) in People’s Republic of China, 31 January 2018. The […]
14/02/2018

South-South Cooperation at the World Sustainable Development Summit

The World Sustainable Development Summit  (WSDS) 2018, will be organized by the Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in New Delhi, India. This second Summit aims  to achieve awareness towards sustainable development goals. Within the nine plenaries/sub-themes, this Summit will focus […]