South-South Awards 2015

Sep 26
2015
Azerbaijan

The 2015 South-South Awards was held on September 26, 2015 in the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, in support of the UN Summit for the Adoption of the post-2015 Development Agenda and the 70th anniversary of the United Nations. Co-organized and supported by the Permanent Mission of Antigua and Barbuda to […]

The High-Level Conference on the Implementation of the International Decade for Action “Water for Life” & “One Laptop, One Dream” Donation Ceremony – 8-10 June, 2015

Jun 10
2015
Water for Life

The High-Level Conference on the Implementation of the International Decade for Action, “Water for Life”, 2005-2015 took place in Dushanbe, Tajikistan on 9-10 June, 2015, following a decade of international efforts to find solutions to water-related issues. The Conference, which was organized by the Republic of Tajikistan, and sponsored by the South-South Steering Committee for […]

High-Level Bretton Woods ECOSOC Meeting

Apr 20
2015
bretton woods

A special high-level meeting of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) with the Bretton Woods institutions (BWIs), the World Trade Organization (WTO), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the International Monetary Find (IMF) and the World Bank was held in New York on April 20th and 21st, 2015. The theme of the […]

The High-Level Forum on South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development & Launch of the South-South Education Foundation’s “One Laptop, One Dream” Initiative – 10 April, 2015

Apr 10
2015
Hong Kong 2015

The High-Level Forum on South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development, held in support of the post-2015 development agenda and the “Decade of Sustainable Energy for All 2014-2024”, took place in Hong Kong SAR, China on 10 April, 2015. Co-organized and supported by the South-South Steering Committee for Sustainable Development (SS-SCSD), the International Organization (IOSSC) for South-South […]

High-Level Interactive Dialogue on “Water for Life”

Mar 30
2015
High-level Interactive Dialogue, Water for Life

On 30 March, 2015, the High-Level Interactive Dialogue on “Water for Life” took place at UN Headquarters in New York, where participants reviewed achievements, challenges and lessons learned in the implementation of the International Decade for Action “Water for Life” 2005-2015. The interactive dialogue featured participation from Member States, UN Agencies and representatives of the […]

Crans Montana Forum on Africa and South-South Cooperation

Mar 13
2015
crans montana forum morocco

On March 13th, 2015, in Dakhla, Kingdom of Morocco, the Crans Montana Forum held its 9th annual session dedicated to Africa, regional cooperation and South-South cooperation. The 2015 Forum, sponsored by His Royal Majesty Mohammed VI of Morocco in association with the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) and a number of other Moroccan […]

High-level Thematic Debate on Means of Implementation for a Transformative Post-2015 Development Agenda

Feb 09
2015
High-level Thematic Debate on Means of Implementation for a Transformative Post-2015 Development Agenda

During the High-level Thematic Debate on Means of Implementation for a Transformative Post-2015 Development Agenda, held in New York on 9-10 February, 2015, participants addressed key issues related to mobilizing implementation means through financial resources, capacity-building, and technology development and transfer. The debate was another step towards reaching agreement on the post-2015 development agenda and […]

Post-2015 Development Agenda Intergovernmental Negotiations – Stocktaking Session

Jan 19
2015
GA am

The beginnings of critical intergovernmental negotiations to finalize the post-2015 development agenda took place at UN headquarters in New York on 19-21 January, 2015. During the three-day stocktaking session, senior United Nations officials underlined the importance of UN Member States’ participation in establishing strict timelines, financial support and progress monitoring systems in order to adopt […]

Food Security Panel Discussion and Reception

Nov 24
2014
Food Security

New York, November 24, 2014 In an event organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and the South-South Steering Committee for Sustainable Development (SS-SCSD), UN officials, ambassadors, and government representatives […]

High-Level Forum on South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development and Launch of the IOSSC Africa Representative Office

Nov 17
2014
UN1-2880

Johannesburg, November 17-18, 2014 Co-organized by the South-South Steering Committee for Sustainable Development and the International Organization for South-South Cooperation with support from ITU, FAO, and UN Habitat, the High-level Forum on South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development was held in Johannesburg, South Africa in a two-day series of events on November 17-18. The forum, with […]