Observatory

02/12/2021

Summary discussion: The Pandemic and Safe Re-opening of Schools, 19 November 2021

01/12/2021

Paris Peace Forum 2021: Achieving the SDGs: South-South & Triangular Cooperation in the Decade of Action-a summary of the Bangladesh Prime Minister’s views by the Secretariat of the South-South Network for Public Service Innovation.

A hybrid panel discussion of “Achieving the SDGs: South-South & Triangular Cooperation in the Decade of Action” [1] at the Paris Peace Forum 2021 was held on the 12th  of November. The Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Hon. Sheikh Hasina; H.E […]
08/11/2021

UNFPA and PDP International Inter-ministerial Conference on South-South Cooperation in Population and Development on the 15th, 22nd, and 29th of November 2021 at 1:00 PM (GMT)

Partners in Population and Development (PPD) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) are co-organising an International Inter-Ministerial Conference on South-South Cooperation in Population and Development entitled, “Sustained SSC Programs for the Achievement of ICPD and SDGs”. It will be held […]
29/09/2020

UNOSSC Highlights Partnerships with China on COVID-19 and Beyond September 25, 2020News, UN Day for SSC 2020

22 September, Beijing – The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) joined an informal roundtable organized by the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office in China (UN RCO) to commemorate the UN Day for South-South Cooperation. During the event, UNOSSC underscored […]
03/09/2020

South-South Cooperation Strategies

12/05/2020

Special ASEAN Summit on Covid-19 held on 14 April 2020

On 14 April 2020, The leaders of ASEAN Members States attended the Special ASEAN Summit on Covid-19 via video conference. The summit was chaired by H.E. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Prime Minister of Socialist Republic of Viet Nam as the ASEAN […]
09/03/2020

Community-Driven Development and SDGs, 19 – 22 November 2019 at UNITAR CIFAL Jeju/Jeju International Training Center (JITC), Jeju-do, Korea

Background Community-Based or Community-Driven Development (CDD) is a recognized approach from many international institutions such as the World Bank which promotes inclusive development through empowering local communities. Prior to CDD, these communities comprised primarily of women, elderly and the youth […]
09/10/2019

Asian Evaluation Week Promotes South-South Knowledge Exchange

    Source: Asian Development Bank
18/09/2019

2019 KISTEP-ISTIC S&T: INNOVATION TRAINING PROGRAM FOR HIGH LEVEL POLICY MAKERS “S&T P.I.E Framework Focusing on Foresight and Evaluating” 29 October – 1 November 2019, Seoul, Korea

This is a ‘call for application’ to High-Level Policy Makers from Developing countries for 4 days at Seoul, Korea on 29 October – 1 November 2019. The program offers a practical and interactive comprehensive workshop that aims to bring together […]
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 […]