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 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
Seminar on the role of South-South cooperation within the framework of the SDGs 3 November – Within the overall framework of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the General Assembly i...more
Successful Homegrown Solutions in the Area of Agriculture Biotechnology Contribute to Food Security in Developing Countries South-South knowledge exchange workshop held in Gödöllő, Hungary Gödöllő, H...more
Mr. Jorge Chediek, Director of the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation, presented the new Report of the Secretary-General on the State of South-South cooperation (A/70/344) before the S...more
NEW YORK, NY, 26 September 2015 – More than 300 CEOs, Heads of State, UN and civil society leaders attended the United Nations Private (PSF) to discuss the role of business in implementing the world’...more
The High-level Multi-stakeholders Strategy Forum on South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development concluded in Macau, China, Wednesday, with more than 200 delegates from 50 countries agreeing o...more
Proposed solutions include facilitating greater cooperation and sharing of best practices Macau, SAR, China: 25 August – A High-level Multi-stakeholders Strategy Forum on South-South cooperation for ...more
Representatives of technical cooperation agencies, ministries of agriculture and centers of excellence from Algeria, Hungary, Morocco, Turkey and Uzbekistan exchanged information and views on success...more
Izmir, Turkey, 20 July 2015 – Representatives of technical cooperation agencies, ministries of agriculture and centers of excellence from Algeria, Hungary, Morocco, Turkey and Uzbekistan will exchang...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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