EXPO 2014
17-21 November 2014
Washington DC, USA

Hosted By: Organization of American States
UNOSSC POLICY ACADEMY EXPO GATE
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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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
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
Link to to Press Release: UNOSSC-UNAIDS_PressRelease.pdf Nanjing, China, 17 August – Athletes competing in the 2014 Youth Olympic Games met today with UN officials, Chinese government leaders, Nation...more
The World Alliance of Cities Against Poverty, an initiative of the United Nations Development Programme that groups more than 900 cities into a worldwide network that is committed to improving urban ...more
In partnership with the Republic of Benin and the United Nations Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries, and Small Island Developing Stat...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
Secretary-General
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
Administrator
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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