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March 13, 2020

Dialogues on International Cooperation for Development

The 17th International Cooperation for Development Dialogues: Partnerships for Transformation will take place from 17 to 20 June 2020 . The International Cooperation for Development Dialogues is an event organized by the BRICS Policy Center team, in…
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March 9, 2020

NeST LATAM Winter School 2020

The Latin American chapter of the Network of Southern Think Tanks (NeST LATAM) aims to provide a platform for Latin American Think-Tanks and research institutions to collaborate in systematizing, consolidating…
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February 25, 2020

Fragility Forum 2020: Partnering for Development & Peace – 2-4 March 2020

The  Fragility Forum is a high-level event organized by the World Bank Group which brings together practitioners and policymakers from around the world to exchange knowledge and experience on engaging…
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February 24, 2020

Sixty-fourth Session of the Commission on the Status of Women – 9-20 March 2020

In 2020, the global community will mark the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women and adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action (1995). A five-year…
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February 24, 2020

Call for Solutions – Ocean Innovation Challenge – Deadline 05 March 2020

What it is The Ocean Innovation Challenge (OIC) is a unique new mechanism that has been designed to accelerate progress on SDG14 by the identifying, financing, advising and mentoring of…
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February 24, 2020

2020 ECOSOC Youth Forum – New York, 1-2 April 2020

The ECOSOC Youth Forum will take place on 1-2 April 2020 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Every year, the ECOSOC Youth Forum provides an opportunity for young…
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February 24, 2020

17th World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Symposium (WTIS) – Geneva, 15-17 April 2020

The 17th World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Symposium (WTIS) will take place in Geneva, Switzerland, from 15 to 17 April 2020. WTIS-20 is organized by the Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT) of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).…
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February 23, 2020

5th Annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs – New York, 12-13 May 2020

Background The Addis Ababa Action Agenda and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development established the UN Technology Facilitation Mechanism (TFM) to support the achievement of the SDGs. The TFM comprises…
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February 23, 2020

2020 Development Cooperation Forum – 14-15 May 2020

WHY: The 2020 Development Cooperation Forum will advance the strategic role of development cooperation in achieving sustainable development. WHEN: The 2020 DCF takes place back-to-back with the STI Forum 2020 (12-13 May).…
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February 22, 2020

Expo 2020 – Dubai, 20 Oct 2020-10 Apr 2021

Expo 2020 Dubai will host the world for 173 days, each one brimming with new experiences. It’ll be a time to create, collaborate and innovate. And it’s going to be…
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February 22, 2020

Internet Governance Forum – Katowice, 2-6 Nov 2020

"Internet United” is a motto of the approaching IGF. However, it is not just another empty slogan but a real obligation and challenge for the whole Internet society, involving representatives…
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February 20, 2020

ACP – UNOSSC Symposium: Building Multilateralism through SSC & TrC – Brussels, 25 February 2020

Following the success of the 9th Summit of ACP Heads of State and Government which considered the requirements for “A Transformed ACP Committed to Multilateralism” the Secretariat of the ACP Group…
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February 6, 2020

Webinar on Digital Platforms as Tools for Enhancing SSC & TrC Towards the SDGs, 13 February 2020

Organisers: United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation, UNOSSC International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth, IPC-IG Developing countries are increasingly recognizing the sharing of information and…
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January 23, 2020

High-level Political Forum 2020 – New York, 7-16 July 2020

The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2020 convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council, will be held from Tuesday, 7 July, to Thursday,…
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January 23, 2020

2020 UN Global Compact Leaders Summit – New York, 15-16 June 2020

The world is facing a retreat from globalization and an increased skepticism of the benefits of global citizenship. While global challenges are becoming more interconnected, our responses are increasingly fragmented.…
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January 21, 2020

2020 UN Ocean Conference – Lisbon, 2-6 June 2020

About: The General Assembly through resolution 73/292 decided to convene the 2020 United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans,…
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January 20, 2020

Targeting Hunger: SSC and TrC for Transforming Agriculture – New York, 12 Feb 2020

Background Global hunger has been rising for the 4th consecutive year. Recent figures show that over 820 million people suffer from hunger. More than 60 percent (approximately 500 million) of these…
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January 16, 2020

Regional Seminar on Development Partnership & SSC towards the 2030 Agenda

Objectives UNOSSC will facilitate CIDEC-SSK’s sharing of its research on South-South and triangular cooperation by co-organising a seminar on “Development Partnerships and South-South Cooperation towards Achieving the 2030 Agenda for…
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January 14, 2020

World Habitat Awards

About The World Habitat Awards recognise and highlight innovative, outstanding and sometimes revolutionary housing ideas, projects and programmes from across the world. More than 250 outstanding World Habitat Awards projects have been…
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January 14, 2020

Africa Day 2020: Cities for People

Africa’s population is growing and urbanizing at a very high rate, which brings increasing demands on services and infrastructure for the cities of today and of tomorrow. Two-thirds of the…
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January 13, 2020

OECD Private Finance for Sustainable Development Conference 2020

Aligning finance with the Sustainable Development Goals Progress towards achieving the 2030 Agenda remains slow and uneven: we are now at high risk of missing the mark on several Sustainable…
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January 13, 2020

The Tenth Session of the World Urban Forum

About WUF Organized and convened by UN-Habitat, the World Urban Forum has become the foremost international gathering for exchanging views and experiences on sustainable urbanization in all its ramifications. The…
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January 13, 2020

The SDG Global Festival of Action

Five years into the agenda, 2020 will be a key critical for accelerating progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals. 2020 is also the kick start of the Decade of Action…
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January 8, 2020

II International Conference on Policy Diffusion & Development Cooperation, 25-27 MAY 2020

The event intends to move forward and innovate in the debate, producing front-line discussions and new research partnerships. This is a participatory and collaborative space where both Southern and Northern…
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January 6, 2020

4th COMSATS Commission Meeting – Accra, 14-15 April 2020

The Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) will hold its Fourth Commission Meeting this year on April 14-15 at Accra. The Meeting will be…
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January 2, 2020

South-South and Triangular Trade and Investment for Development

The rising prominence of South–South and triangular trade and investments has generated interest as a pathway to sustainable economic development. Bringing together diverse experiences, this exciting panel discussion will consist…
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December 30, 2019

Foresight Africa: Top priorities for Africa over the next decade

When: Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Where: The Brookings Institution, Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Washington, DC What: The new year 2020 marks the beginning…
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December 9, 2019

UNOSSC at COP25

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November 26, 2019

Linking South-South Youth Engagement with Sustainable Development

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November 20, 2019

2019 High-level Forum of Directors General for Development Cooperation

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October 29, 2019

Second Meeting of the Secretariat: Women in STEM Africa

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October 28, 2019

11th African Private Sector Forum

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October 25, 2019

Role of SSC in Promoting Trade & Investment, Conducive Policy & Legal Environments in Africa

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October 25, 2019

Entrepreneurship & Leadership Capacity Building for Youth & Women Empowerment

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October 3, 2019

Leveraging SSC to scale-up work on maternal and child health

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September 30, 2019

Virtual Island Summit