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April 9, 2021

Virtual Knowledge Exchange: Smart Cities for Sustainable Development, April 12 – May 7 2021

When: April 12 - May 7 2021 Registration: To enroll, please click here. Background Cities, as the crucible and the hub of human innovation and advancement, face critical changes in…
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April 9, 2021

Virtual Roundtable Series: Commonwealth Voices on Cyber, 20 – 22 April 2021

When: 20 - 22 April 2021  Registration: To register for this event, please click here. Between the 20th and 22nd of April, the Commonwealth Secretariat is hosting a series of discussions…
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April 8, 2021

Launch Event – 2021 Global Food Policy Report: Transforming Food Systems After COVID-19, 13 April 2021

When: 13 April 2021, 09:30AM TO 11:00AM (New York time) Registration: To register for this event, please click here. On 13 April 2021, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) will be…
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April 6, 2021

2021 ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development, 12-15 April 2021

When: 12-15 April, 2021. To download the full programme, please click here. Registration: To register for this event, please click here. The 2021 session of the UN Economic and Social Council…
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April 6, 2021

Financing for Disaster Risk Reduction and Risk-Informed Approaches to Investing across the SDGs, 13 April 2021

When: 13 April 2021, 7:30AM - 8:45AM (New York time) Registration: To register for this event, please click here. On 13 April 2021,  the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction…
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March 29, 2021

Global Workshop on Building Climate Resilience through Improving Water Management and Sanitation at National and Transboundary Levels, 29-31 March 2021

When: 29 - 31 March 2021 Registration: to register for this event, please click here. Working languages: English, French, Russian and Spanish. Between 29 and 31 March 2021, the United…
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March 28, 2021

Seminar: Renewable Energy in Brazil and Africa, 30 March 2021

When: Tuesday, 30 March 2021 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (GMT -03) How to Register: Click here to Register Even though the African continent is making significant advances with its…
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March 23, 2021

UNOSSC Virtual Inter-regional Dialogue and Stocktaking for Advancing SSTC in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS, 06-08 April 2021

COVID-19 Response and Recovery: Public Policy Leadership and Institutional Arrangements - 2021 Inter-regional dialogue and stocktaking for advancing South-South and triangular cooperation in the Arab States, Europe and the CIS…
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March 12, 2021

DG Forum Side Event: Role of SSTC in Sustaining Primary Health Care, RMNCH, and Universal Health Coverage in the Context of COVID-19, 25 March 2021

When: 25 March 2021, 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. (New York Time) To download the flyer, please click here. On 25 March 2021, the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC),…
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March 12, 2021

UNOSSC Session at the 2021 WTO Aid-for-Trade Stocktaking Event: Role of SSC and Digital Technology Post-COVID-19 for Trade Facilitation, 24 March 2021

When: 24 March 2021, 17.00 - 18.30 PM, (CET) / 12:00PM - 1:30PM (New York Time) On 24 March 2021, the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) held a…
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March 10, 2021

CTTN Virtual Dialogue: Thinking Through Crisis – The Role of Think Tanks, 24 March 2021

When: Wednesday, 24 March 2021| 4:00PM – 6:00PM (Beijing/Manila time) Registration: To join this event, please register here. Background The Central Asian Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Institute - a knowledge…
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March 8, 2021

2021 UN South Asia Forum on Business and Human Rights, 17–19 March 2021

When: 17 to 19 March 2021 Registration: To register for this event, please click here. Background The Inaugural UN South Asia Forum on Business and Human Rights – held in New…
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March 5, 2021

Virtual Launch of the High-level Dialogue on Energy Process, 10 March 2021

When: Wednesday, 10 March 2021, 9:00AM (New York time) The event will be streamed live on Twitter and the High-Level Dialogue on Energy website. For a high-energy kick-off, on Wednesday,…
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March 5, 2021

ASEAN Webinar: Climate-Smart Innovations for Boosting Nature-Positive Food Production, 15 March 2021

When: Monday, 15 March 2021, 09:00AM - 11:00AM (CET) | 3:00PM - 5:00PM (Jakarta/Bangkok time) Registration: to register for this webinar, please click here. Leveraging the momentum of the United…
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March 5, 2021

United Nations Observance of International Women’s Day, 8 March 2021

When: 8 March 2021 from 10:00AM – 12:30PM (New York Time) The event will be broadcast live on  UN Web TV, Twitter, Twitter Broadcast, Facebook, and YouTube. The theme for…
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March 4, 2021

WHO Webinar: Create an Equal Future in a COVID-19 World – International Women’s Day, 08 March 2021

When: Monday, 8 March 2021, 2:00PM - 3:30PM (Central European Time), 8:00AM - 9:30AM (New York Time) Registration: To register for this webinar, please click here. To mark this year's…
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March 1, 2021

2021 High-level Forum of Directors General for Development Cooperation (DG Forum), 17-19 March 2021

When: 17, 18 and 19 March 2021 (see full programme for specific times) Registration: to register for this event, please click here. Between 17 and 19 March, the United Nations…
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February 23, 2021

g7+ Webinar: Powering up Energy Investments in Fragile States, 24 February 2021

When: Wednesday, 24 February 2021, 1:00 PM (London time) | 8:00AM (New York time) To join this webinar, please register here. On February 24 2021, g7+ is hosting a webinar…
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February 17, 2021

COMSATS Webinar: Sustainable Management of Forests and Challenge of Deforestation in the Global South, 18 February 2021

When: 18 February 2021 at 3pm (GMT +5) How to Join: Join via Zoom link (Meeting ID: 912 7391 0239; Passcode: 353637) Click here to download the flyer Background COMSATS…
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February 16, 2021

Launch Event: The South-South Matchmaker – 2019-2020 Best Practices, 17 February 2021

When: 17 February 2021, 08:00 AM – 9:00AM (New York Time)| 07:00PM – 08:00PM (GMT+6) Registration: To join this event, please register here The South-South Network for Public Service Innovation…
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January 27, 2021

NEPAD@20 Symposium: Building “The Africa We Want”, 28 January 2021

When: 28th January 2021,10h00-16h00 (GMT+2) How to Join: Click here to register. Programme: Download from here. The African Union Development Agency-NEPAD a Symposium on 28th January 2021,10h00-16h00 (GMT+2). The high-level…
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January 13, 2021

Webinar: Travel South over Cloud – China-Mexico South-South Experience Exchange, 15 January 2021

Travel South over Cloud China-Mexico South-South Experience Exchange: Promoting Inclusive and Sustainable Tourism Development in Cities When: Pre-recorded event. Available on Friday, 15 January 2021, 7:00am (New York Time) How…
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January 8, 2021

CCCS / NMC Webinar: Modeling and Simulation on Climate Change and Environmental Pollution, 12 January 2021

When: Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 3:30 pm (GMT+5) | 5:30AM (EST) To join this webinar, please click here. (Meeting ID: 858 1563 4101 | Password: 484746 Background The COMSATS Centre…
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January 8, 2021

Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development, 23-26 March 2021

When: 23 to 26 March 2021 Where: Bangkok, Thailand / Virtual Background The Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD) is an annual and inclusive intergovernmental forum and a regional platform for supporting countries, in particular…
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December 20, 2020

COMSATS Webinar: Air Quality Under South-South Cooperation

Webinar on Air Quality under South-South Cooperation: What Works for Developing Countries, through the Lens of Science, Technology and Governance? When: Tuesday, 22 December 2020 at 3:30 p.m (GMT+5) How…
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December 18, 2020

Webinar: Travel South Over Cloud – Showcasing Good Practices in Promoting Creative Economy & E-commerce for Tourism Recovery from COVID-19

When: Pre-recorded event. Available on Sunday, 20 December 2020, 7:00am (New York Time) How to access: Recording will be available in English through UNOSSC YouTube and BibiBili channels. Recordings in…
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December 8, 2020

2020 Global South Women’s Forum on Sustainable Development, 14-18 December 2020

When: 14 - 18 December How to Join: To register, please click here. Background Despite lofty ambitions, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development does not have a built-in compliance framework…
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November 24, 2020

Virtual Arab Regional Workshop: Investing in the SDGs through SSC & TrC Beyond COVID-19, 30 November – 2 December 2020

When: 30 November - 2 Dec 2020 Time: 8:30 – 11:00AM AST (New York Time) & 4:30 – 7:00PM (Bahrain Time) The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) jointly…
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November 20, 2020

COMSATS Webinar: Energy Efficiency and Cleaner Production Practices in Industry Based on Sustainable Development, 25 November 2020

When: Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 3:00PM (GMT +5) To join this webinar, please click here. To download the flyer, please click here. Background The rapid population expansion and urbanization has…
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November 19, 2020

Webinar: Leveraging Digital Innovation in Promoting Tourism Development in World Heritage Cities, 22 November 2020

When: Pre-recorded event. Available 22 November 2020, 7:00AM New York time Where: Full recording in Chinese available on Fengzhibo and Fengshow. Full recording in English available on YouTube and BiliBili.…
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November 18, 2020

17th International Inter-Ministerial Conference on South-South Cooperation in Population and Development, 19 November – 8 December 2020

Session 1: Thursday, 19 November 2020 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. GMT Session 2: Friday, 27 November 2020, 1:30 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. GMT Session 3: Tuesday, 8 December 2020 ,…
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November 9, 2020

Launch of Publication: Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation in the Context of Food Security, 19 November 2020

New York, 19 November 2020: The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) and the Brazil Africa Institute (IBRAF) have virtually launched a thematic good practices publication titled Good Practices…
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October 28, 2020

COMSATS: Webinar on Challenges of Rapid Urbanization in the Global South, 29 October 2020

When: Thursday, 29 October 2020 at 03:00 pm (GMT +5) How to Join: Click here for the Zoom link (Meeting ID: 848 7303 5827 Passcode: 032261) To commemorate the United…
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October 26, 2020

Webinar: Arab States South-South and Triangular Cooperation – Experiences and Lessons Learned, 27 October 2020

When: Tuesday, 27 October 2020 at 12:30 GMT (8.30 EST). Background On the sidelines of the 75th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, the Islamic Development Bank, the Office of…
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October 26, 2020

The Commonwealth: Youth Work Week, 2-6 November 2020

Background Youth workers today face tough and ever-increasing demands, supporting a population burdened with the multiplying and intensifying challenges of unemployment, the pandemic, conflict and climate change. The Commonwealth Secretariat…
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October 19, 2020

Webinar: The Enablers of Development Cooperation – Opportunities to Enhance National Capacities through SSC, 28 October 2020

When: 28 October, 8:00 – 9:45 am (New York time) Background The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the centrality of international development cooperation in reducing risk and building the resilience of developing…