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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The Perez-Guerrero Trust Fund (PGTF) provides catalytic financial support for South-South cooperation activities. It facilitates a broad range of small projects in response to the priorities of devel...more
The Centre for Corporate Sustainability and Innovations (CCSI) in Hang Seng Management College, based in the People's Republic of China's Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong, convened a semina...more
UNDP's Executive Board met to discuss opportunities for international development in 2016 25 January 2016 “The New Development Bank of the BRICS and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank are examp...more
The UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) together with the Centre for Corporate Sustainability and Innovations (CCSI) in Hang Seng Management College, based in the People's Republic of Chin...more
The UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and the All-India Disaster Mitigation Institute (AIDMI) completed a three-day consultation of the Eighth South-South Academy in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, ...more
Networks and joint ventures promoted among Organization of Islamic Cooperation Partners Underscoring the key role women play in socio-economic development, as well as the role of the private sector i...more
South-South Cooperation Crucial to Fighting Effects of Climate Change 2nd South-South Cooperation on Climate Change Forum Paris, 6 December 2015 – Against the backdrop of the COP21 meeting in Paris, ...more
UNOSSC and WHO Mobilizing Global Support to Control Non-communicable Diseases Geneva, 30 November 2015 – Following the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and against the challeng...more
The Role of the UN in Leveraging South-South Cooperation New York, 23 November 2015 – Representatives of Member States, the United Nations system and academia came together during a series of events ...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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