Publications

Presented here are publications that are pertinent to South-South and Triangular Cooperation, developed by UNOSSC and South-South Galaxy partners.

Publications
April 27, 2021

Harnessing Rapid Technological Change for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Although technological change is ultimately essential for economic growth and sustainable development, it can initially widen inequalities. Recent technological advances could bring significant benefits that touch on all the Sustainable…
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April 27, 2021

Beyond the pandemic: Building Back Better from Crises in Asia and the Pacific

The COVID-19 pandemic has created the worst crisis in Asia and the Pacific since World War II. Across the Asia-Pacific region, as across the world, countries have suffered sudden economic…
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April 20, 2021

UNCCT Annual Report 2019

The UNCCT is committed to the transparency of and the visibility in its work. This Annual Report provides a detailed account of the work of the Centre during the course…
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April 16, 2021

2021 Global Food Policy Report: Transforming Food Systems After COVID-19

This is a crucial moment for the world’s food systems. Hunger has been on the rise since 2015, and 3 billion people cannot afford healthy diets. At the same time,…
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March 25, 2021

Socioeconomic Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Five Poverty Counties in China

COVID-19 has put societies all around the world under enormous pressures and jeopardized the core principle of the Sustainable Development Goals – leaving no one behind, both globally and in…
Publications
March 25, 2021

Agenda 2063 and SDGs Implementation in Africa

'Agenda 2063 and SDGs Implementation in Africa' is the first report from the African Peer Review Mechanism focussing on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the African Union Agenda…
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March 24, 2021

Technical Report on SDG Finance Taxonomy

The SDGs are a global pledge to end to poverty, reduce inequality and protect our planet for future generations, by the year 2030. This calls for unprecedented investments and cooperation…
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March 23, 2021

Potential for Green Banks & National Climate Change Funds in Africa – Scoping Report (AfDB & CIF, March 2021)

The African Development Bank and the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) have joined forces to produce a study of the role of green banks and national climate change funds in mobilizing finance to support…
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March 23, 2021

Strengthening Africa’s Capacity to Trade

This report from the World Trade Organization (WTO) explores how African countries can leverage the multilateral trading system to take greater advantage of international markets and promote economic transformation, and…
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March 16, 2021

Improving Business Environment in China: Practices and Experiences

Business environment has been recognized as containing critical elements that affect the performance of firms and entrepreneurs and one of the pre-requisites for economic growth and poverty reduction in developing…
DRR Knowledge ProductsPublications
March 11, 2021

Public Banks and COVID-19: Combating the Pandemic with Public Finance

Covid-19 has dealt a devastating economic blow around the world. From individuals who can no longer afford to pay for food, to SMEs unable to cover their rent, to national…
Publications
March 9, 2021

ASEAN Gender Outlook

The ASEAN Gender Outlook is the first regional flagship publication jointly produced by ASEAN Committee on Women (ACW), the ASEAN Secretariat and UN Women. It is dedicated to track progress…
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March 9, 2021

Gender Diversity and Inclusion for a Fair Business Environment: An ASEAN Narrative

Business integrity goes well beyond anti-corruption compliance, and touches upon diversity, inclusion and gender equality. Phenomena like discrimination, gender pay gap, exclusion from business opportunities, bullying, and sexual and other…
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March 9, 2021

Southern-Led Development Finance: Solutions from the Global South

Southern-Led Development Finance examines some of the innovative new south-south financial arrangements and institutions that have emerged in recent years, as countries from the Global South seek to transform their economies…
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February 17, 2021

The Palgrave Handbook of Development Cooperation for Achieving the 2030 Agenda

Global policy frameworks such as the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) require collective action across national, regional, and global levels and different policy…
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February 16, 2021

The South-South Matchmaker: SSN4PSI 2019-2020 Best Practices

The second volume of South-South Network for Public Service Innovation (SSN4PSI) Matchmaker report presents 24 cases that have been made available and adapted by the various members of the organization…
PublicationsUNCCTUNOCT Featured Publications POM
February 11, 2021

Visibility Report: Virtual Counter Terrorism Week (6-10 July 2020)

The Virtual Counter-Terrorism Week organized by UNOCT, brought together the Member States, United Nations entities, civil society representatives, international and regional organizations, thought leaders, the private sector and other key…
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February 8, 2021

South-South and Triangular Industrial Cooperation (UNIDO, 2021)

Countries of the Global South have contributed to more than half of the world’s growth in recent years and trade among these countries has reached an all-time high, accounting for…
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February 8, 2021

Formative Evaluation of UNFPA Approach to South-South and Triangular Cooperation (UNFPA, 2020)

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has a deep institutional commitment to South-South cooperation (SSC), as reflected in the UNFPA strategic plan 2018-2021 that frames SSC as a crosscutting mode…
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February 2, 2021

2020: A Year of Global Engagement & Advocacy for IsDB Group

Saudi Arabia’s 2020 Presidency of the G20 has given the Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDBG) the opportunity to support, participate and contribute to critical world- shaping discussions, while presenting the…
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February 2, 2021

IsDB: Reverse Linkage – Development through South-South Cooperation

IsDB is transforming and repositioning itself to meet the needs of its stakeholders by becoming a Bank of Developers – a development institution that not only provides financing but also…
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February 2, 2021

IsDB: Making Markets Work for Development through Global Value Chains

The concept of making markets work through global value chains requires fresh thinking about globalization and industrialization in a world that is changing rapidly, given what we witness today in…
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February 2, 2021

IsDB: Low-carbon Transport for Development

In IsDB member countries, emissions from transport are projected to double between 2020 and 2050. Thus, urgent action is required to reverse this trend and to further increase the resilience…
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February 2, 2021

IsDB Group Report on COVID-19 and Islamic Finance

The Covid-19 pandemic and associated lockdown have adversely affected the global economic activities. Given the global impact of the crisis, H.E. Dr. Bandar Hajjar, Chairman of the Islamic Development Bank…