EXPO 2014
17-21 November 2014
Washington DC, USA

Hosted By: Organization of American States
The Global South-South Development Expo (GSSD Expo) is the only Expo solely from the South and for the South. It showcases successful Southern-grown development solutions (SDSs) addressing the need to meet the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
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20 March, Brasilia – The five-day 3rd peer-learning session of Training on Management of South-South and Triangular Cooperation, co-organized by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation ...more
16 March, Brasilia – The 3rd peer-learning session of Training on Management of South-South and Triangular Cooperation began 16 March in Brasilia, Brazil, hosted by the Ministry of External Relations...more
Washington, DC: 20 November 2014 : The deputy mayor from the City Council of Malaga today energized a meeting on city-to-city cooperation held during the annual United Nations Conference on south-sou...more
  17 November 2014, Washington, DC: The seventh annual week-long United Nations South-South Development Expo got off to strong start with more than 500 delegates from 150 countries convening at ...more
The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, signed an agreement with the Envoy of the UN Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation and Director of the ...more
Original Article Link, English Original Article Link, Chinese by Xinhua writer Gu Zhenqiu UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- The efforts to combat climate change requires close cooperation from a...more
Original Article Link at Devex Last week, the international development community celebrated the United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation, an opportunity for stakeholders to examine how develo...more
12 September 2014 – Cooperation between and among developing countries offers a path to balancing growth and equity, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today, marking the United Nations Day of South-...more
Apia, Samoa – A new South-South Technology Transfer Facility for the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) was launched in Apia, Samoa on 30 August 2014 to transfer appropriate technologies from prov...more
"The growing trend among Southern countries to look not only to reducing poverty within their own borders but also to raise the development prospects of other developing countries is exhibited across a range of countries, including strong emerging economies and other South-South pivotal countries."
Ban Ki-moon
United Nations
"Developmentally-focused South-South flows of finance, technology, and know-how must be recognized and further encouraged as an increasingly important dimension of development co-operation."
Helen Clark
United Nations Development Programme
"Some of the most extraordinary answers and solutions to environmental sustainability and sustainable development in the 21st century are today emerging from the South. The Expo is an opportunity to showcase these catalytic and forward-looking projects, transformations and ideas that can underpin a transition towards an inclusive Green Economy for over seven billion people."
Achim Steiner
Executive Director
United Nations
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