Knowledge Products

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

September 28, 2023

Harnessing the Role of Private Sector in Waste Management through South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Inclusive Urbanization

This case study by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) aims to take a snapshot of the municipal waste management ecosystems of certain countries in the Global South, particularly focusing…
PublicationsSouth-South Ideas
September 25, 2023

South-South Ideas: E-Commerce and Trade Agreements in the Global South – Lessons from the African Continental Free Trade Agreement

While digitalization has triggered the so-called “Fourth Industrial Revolution,” it has also exacerbated discrepancies in technological advancements between developed and developing nations, as well as urban and rural communities. Digital…
September 12, 2023

IsDB South-South Cooperation Index

The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) stands out among multilateral development banks (MDBs) as the only major MDB to have a fully Global South membership and shareholder base. IsDB is essentially…
September 12, 2023

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation: Transforming Education and Delivering on SDG4

South-South and triangular cooperation is at the heart of SDG4 implementation on Quality Education. As demonstrated in the last few years, this kind of cooperation can mobilize action, ambition, solidarity…
August 15, 2023

Agricultural Trade in the Global South: An Overview of Trends in Performance, Vulnerabilities, & Policy Frameworks

Publication by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). To access the original post, please click here. South-South Cooperation is increasingly recognized as an effective instrument for…
August 4, 2023

2022 Global South-South Development Expo Report

Launched in 2008, the Global South-South Development (GSSD) Expo is a global event organized by UNOSSC, in collaboration with Member States, United Nations agencies, private sector enterprises, civil society organizations…
July 14, 2023

Handbook on Integrating South-South and Triangular Cooperation in the Voluntary National Reviews

South-South and triangular cooperation is a valuable catalyst in galvanizing political will and in enhancing knowhow to implement the much needed economic and social reforms to rescue the SDGs. Recognizing…
July 7, 2023

A Concept Paper on Gender Mainstreaming in South-South and Triangular Cooperation on Renewable Energy between Madagascar, Nepal, Indonesia and Germany (2023)

This Concept Paper was developed by the Indonesian Ministry of State Secretariat and the Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, within the bilateral Indonesian-German Project of ‘Strengthening Capacities for…
May 26, 2023

Strengthening Regional Cooperation for Seamless and Sustainable Connectivity

Sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific is contingent on progress made by countries in special situations, which include least developed countries (LDCs), landlocked developing countries (LLDCs), and small island…
May 24, 2023

Report on South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Ibero-America 2022

Supported by Cooperación Española, this report by the Ibero-American Secretariat General describers the strategies Ibero-American countries promoted to adapt to COVID-19 and how South-South and triangular cooperation became an instrument…
May 10, 2023

South-South and Triangular Cooperation in a Digital World – New Impetus and New Approaches (Volume II, 2021)

This Report is authored by Dr. Hany Besada, Senior Research and Programme Advisor & Senior Research Coordinator, United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC); Dr. Xiaolin Wang, Professor and Deputy…
April 17, 2023

11th CERFAM’s Bulletin: Enhancing South-South Cooperation by Sharing Good Practices to Achieve Zero Hunger in Africa

CERFAM's Bulletin, published quarterly by the The World Food Programme's (WFP) Regional Centre of Excellence Against Hunger and Malnutrition (CERFAM), is an opportunity offered to CERFAM’s partners to share activities…