Events in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS


HLPF Side-event: South-South Cooperation for More Inclusive and Sustainable Social Protection Systems in the COVID-19 Recovery and Achievement of the 2030 Agenda

When: 12 July 2021, 07:30 – 09:00 (New York time) | 14:30 – 16:00 (Beirut time) Registration: to register for this event, please click here. From the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, countries have shown global solidarity for jointly overcoming this unprecedented crisis. The multifaceted impacts of COVID-19, going far beyond health […]

2021 Inter-regional Dialogue and Stocktaking for Advancing South-South and Triangular Cooperation in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS

COVID-19 RESPONSE AND RECOVERY: PUBLIC POLICY LEADERSHIP AND INSTITUTIONAL ARRANGEMENTS The virtual 2021 Inter-Regional Dialogue and Stocktaking for Advancing South-South and Triangular Cooperation in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS is taking place 6-8 April 2021, Istanbul, Turkey time. Organized by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation Division for Arab […]

The 2019 Asia-Pacific Regional High-Level Forum on Green Economy: Set to Scale up the Impact of Successful Evidence-Based Green Economy Solutions in the Region

The 2019 Asia-Pacific Regional High-Level Forum on Green Economy taking place during 10-12 June 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand, is the result of the success of the annual, since 2014, World Green Economy Summit model and a direct response to the requests of participating countries and institutional partners to bring green economy solutions […]

The Fifth Regional Networking Forum for Arab States, Europe and the CIS on the Road to Bapa+40: South-South Cooperation in Green Economy for Agricultural Development and Enhanced Food Security

Considering the importance of climate change action and green economy agenda for sustainable agricultural development and food security, the Fifth Regional Networking Forum provides an opportunity for national focal points on South-South Cooperation and Directors-General for Development Cooperation from the Arab States, Europe and the CIS, as well as other parts of […]

Silk Road Mayors’ Meeting On South-South Cooperation In Smart Green Cities And Tourism

DUBAI, U.A.E. At the side-event of the World Green Economy Summit 2018, the Silk Road Mayor’s Meeting on South-South Cooperation in Smart Green Cities and Tourism aims at promoting South-South cooperation on the subject matter among the Maritime-Continental Silk Road Cities Alliance (MCSR CA) city members along the “Belt and Road” as well as beyond. The Meeting represents […]

Celebrating the Environmental Legacy and Leadership of the Late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan 

Dubai, U.A.E. Yesterday, in honour of the Year of Zayed, the Zayed International Foundation for the Environment had organized an event to raise awareness about the late Sheikh Zayed’s achievements and contributions to the environment and sustainable development. The year 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, […]

High-Level Ministerial Meeting on the New SSGE-ADFS Partnership Initiative, Dubai, U.A.E

At the side-event of the World Green Economy Summit 2018, advancing South-South and Triangular cooperation in Green Economy for Agricultural Development and Food  Security at policy-level will be addressed. DUBAI, U.A.E. The High-level Ministerial Meeting is expected to result in establishing an action-oriented platform for future collaboration for countries participating in the SSTC-ADFS partnership initiative as well […]

GSSD Expo to take place in New York from November 28-30, 2018

The annual Global South-South Development Expo, 2018 themed as “Showcasing Institutions Supporting South-South and Triangular Cooperation” in preparation for the Second High-Level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40 Conference) will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 28 to 30 November, 2018. The GSSD Expo, organised by […]

South-South Cooperation Cairo Workshop

On July 30 and 31, 2018, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Egypt hosted a round of preparatory consultations ahead of the Second High-Level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40) that focuses on the role of south-south cooperation in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It had participation […]

UNOSSC conducts the first orientation training in Istanbul as part of their Youth for South Advanced Young leadership Programme

Istanbul, Turkey  – UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC), in cooperation with the UN System Staff College, UN Volunteers and China Institute for South-South Cooperation in Agriculture (CISSCA), UNFPA, Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC), is expecting young people from more […]