The Commemoration of the UN DAY for South-South Cooperation and the Intergovernmental Organisations meeting in Asia-Pacific 2021

“We now have a South-South Galaxy. Digital Galaxy also needs to move forward,” Professor Shahbaz Khan, Director and UNESCO Representative to the People’s Republic of China, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Japan, Mongolia and the Republic of Korea On […]

Save the date: Commemoration of the UN Day for South-South Cooperation and Intergovernmental Organisations Meeting in Asia- Pacific 2021, 14 September 2021

CONCEPT NOTE BACKGROUND AND CONTEXT The United Nations Office of South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) is the designated focal point for promoting and facilitating South-South and Triangular cooperation for development on a global and United Nations system-wide basis. Within the last decade, […]

Asia-Pacific and African Youths build entrepreneurship mindsets and are introduced to innovations in media and entertainment industry in the COVID-19 Era

South-South Entrepreneurship Academy First Cohort 2021, 24-25 April [ONLINE] On 24-25 April 2021, the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC); and Gratia Christian College (Hong Kong, China, SAR) convened the South-South Entrepreneurship Academy: 2021 First Cohort on “Media and […]

SDG 17 Global Partnerships Roundtable South-South and triangular Cooperation at the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2021

On 24 March 2021 more than 60 participants took part in a virtual SDG 17 Global Partnerships Roundtable. The participants were from the governmental sector, civil society organizations, private sector, and academia. The roundtable was jointly organized by the UN […]

Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2021, 23-26 March 2021

The 8th Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD), on the theme of “Sustainable and resilient recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic in Asia and the Pacific” will take place on 23-26 March 2021. The APFSD is an annual and inclusive intergovernmental […]

A Ringing endorsement and support for South-South cooperation and the South-South Network for Public service innovation at the launching ceremony

A Ringing endorsement and support for South-South cooperation and the South-South Network for Public service innovation by H.E. Dr. A. K. Abdul Momen, Honorable Foreign Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. On 17 February […]

Launching Ceremony of the South-South Matchmaker 2019-2020 Best practices, 17 February 2021 at 19:00-20:30 Hrs (Bangladesh Time)

CONCEPT NOTE Theme: South-South Cooperation, Public Service Innovation in the Decade of Action for Sustainable Development Goals. Organiser: The South-South Network for Public Service Innovation Secretariat; a2i – aspire to innovate/ The Government of Bangladesh; The United Nations Development Programme […]

2020 UN Regional South-South and Triangular Cooperation Focal Points Network Retreat in Asia and the Pacific

On 15 December 2020, nineteen participants participated in a face to face retreat at Anantara hotel in Bangkok. An additional sixteen participants joined the meeting online. The participants were drawn from UN agencies and intergovernmental institutions. The one-day Retreat was […]

Survey on Priorities for COVID-19 Recovery and South-South cooperation in Asia-Pacific

Introduction As the world is struggling with the severe health, economic and social impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the developing countries are at greater risk from this global shock. With limited resources and weak capacity to carry out lockdown measures, […]

Collaboration Between the UN Office for South-South Cooperation and the Climate Change International Technical and Training Centre Highlighted at Event Ending JICA and Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization.

On Thursday, 24 September 2020, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organisation (TGO) convened an event to mark the end of the project that has been implemented in three phases.  The event took place […]

United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation 2020 Asia-Pacific

Recording of this event can be viewed here The United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation on 12 September 2020 marked the 42nd anniversary of the 1978 adoption by consensus of the Buenos Aires Plan of Action for Promoting and Implementing […]

Annual report 2019, UNOSSC Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

The Annual report 2019 is a documentation of the progress achieved by the UN Office for South-South Cooperation (Asia-Pacific) in 2019.