Event

21/09/2020

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 […]
16/09/2020

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.
09/09/2020

The Commemoration of the United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation in Asia and the Pacific, 14 September 2020

United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation 2020 Asia-Pacific Theme: South-South Cooperation, COVID-19 Impacts on the Progress Towards the Sustainable Development Agenda and the Role of South-South Volunteerism. Join us HERE on Microsoft Team or on UNOSSC FACEBOOK page Introduction In […]
26/08/2020

An online lecture on “Sustainable Development and the Role of South-South Cooperation” at Mahidol University

On 26 August 2020, the UN Office for South-South Cooperation’s Regional Coordinator for Asia and the Pacific, Mr. Denis Nkala delivered an online lecture on “Sustainable Development and the Role of South-South Cooperation”. Over 25 students from the Master of […]
18/08/2020

Webinar: Supporting SMEs in response to COVID-19 pandemic in Asia-Pacific

This summary is prepared in support to the recording of the 2 hour event that can be accessed here. On 22 July, 2020, a webinar on Supporting SMEs in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Asia-Pacific was organized by the […]
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 […]
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), […]