UNOSSC

26/07/2022

RISE – When Aspiration Meets the Real Deal!

Dr. Kid Parchariyanon (RISE CEO) and Mr. Denis Nkala (UNOSSC Regional Coordinator AP) “Why do we embark on a task to accomplish something? Is it for the money? Is it for the better good? If it is for money, it […]
12/07/2022

The Lower Mekong Basin Countries commit to translating the Water-Energy-Food Nexus approach into local contexts to strengthen integrated development and support vulnerable communities by applying science, technology and innovation

On 28 June 2022, the UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC)’s Regional Office for Asia-Pacific and the Mekong River Commission Secretariat (MRCS) convened the First Stakeholder Consultative Forum in Bangkok, Thailand. The event was the first regional meeting under the […]
12/07/2022

Thai local communities mitigating and adapting to adverse impacts from water flow and climate change in the Mekong region

The UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), the Mekong Institute (MI) and the Science and Technology Policy Institute (STEPI) of the Republic of Korea conducted a field visit to Bueng Kan Province in Thailand on 17- 19 June 2022. The […]
05/07/2022

Research on Triangular cooperation in Asia (2022)

05/07/2022

Lesson learned from COVID-19 response in Vietnam (2021)

01/07/2022

A study report on Economic Corridors, South-South and Triangular Cooperation and Post COVID-19 Recovery (2022)

This report is a collaborative endeavour initiated by Mekong Institute (MI) and The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC). The report reviews economic corridors in the Asia-Pacific region as windows for MSMEs recovery from COVID-19 and South-South and triangular […]
22/06/2022

South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SS&TrC) Background Paper for UNCT-Thailand

This report is a collaborative endeavour initiated by the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) in Thailand and The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) in consultation with the Government of Thailand. The report provides an overview of SS&TrC activities […]
22/06/2022

THE 2018 KERALA FLOODS: Lessons learnt and knowledge for the global south

This publication is a collaborative endeavour initiated by the All India Disaster Mitigation Institute (AIDMI)and United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC). The publication showcases key lessons learnt and knowledge sharing for Asia and the Global South derived from recovery […]
15/06/2022

Meeting with Viet Nam National Mekong Committee Secretariat- Viet Nam calls for the strengthening of Mekong Stakeholders’ common understanding on Water-Energy-Food Nexus to contextualise the concept in practical applications

On 7 June 2022, the UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) Regional Office for Asia-Pacific and the Viet Nam National Mekong Committee Secretariat (VNMCS) met online to discuss Viet Nam’s expectations of the project and brief them on project progress. […]
14/06/2022

Director-General of Thailand International Cooperation Agency’s Visit to UNOSSC Asia-Pacific Office

On 8 June 2022, Mrs. Ureerat Chareontoh, Director General of Thailand International Cooperation Agency (TICA) led a TICA delegation to discuss with co-hosts-UNOSSC and UNESCAP, on the preparations for the Global South-South Development Expo 2022 (GSSD Expo 2022). The GSSD […]
29/05/2022

The pressing need to assist socio-economic aspects of riparian communities including monitoring of sea level and water quality that directly affects fish cultivation and farming – Exploring Thailand’s role in P-LINK.

The P-LINK is a project entitled, “Triangular Cooperation on Sustainable Development in the Lower Mekong Basin based on the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus”, it is also known as the RoK-UNOSSC Facility (Phase 3). On 25 May 2022, the UN Office for […]
04/05/2022

Official Kick-off Project in the Lower Mekong Basin to strengthen access to water, food and energy for vulnerable communities living in the Lower Mekong Basin (Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, and Viet Nam).   

The UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), the Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT), Republic of Korea and the Mekong River Commission (MRC) launched the implementation of their collaboration project, the “Triangular Cooperation on Sustainable Development in the Lower Mekong […]