Global convener on South-South Cooperation

UNIDO as a Global Convener on South-South Cooperation

UNIDO South-South Cooperation aspires to play a pivotal role in contributing to relevant dialogue South-South Cooperation within the United Nations system and to provide stimulus for South-South and North-South Industrial cooperation on a global level. It is with this in mind that UNIDO SSC has been prominent in South-South Cooperation meetings and conferences in the past and will play a leading role in contributing to the following events.

Global South-South Development (GSSD) Expo 2011

GSSD Expo 2011: UNIDO wins the Innovation Award. UNIDO was awarded with last year’s South-South Cooperation Award for Innovation. This award was…

Global South-South Development (GSSD) Expo 2012

From 19 to 23 November 2012, UNIDO successfully hosted the fifth annual Global South-South Development Expo of the United Nations (GSSD Expo) at the…

Conference of African Ministers of Industry (CAMI) 2013

The Conference of African Ministers of Industry was held in Nairobi in June…

Middle Income Countries Conference 2013

Information on SSC involvement in the Middle Income Countries Conference held in Costa Rica in June will be available shortly.

Global South-South Development (GSSD) Expo 2013

The theme of this year’s Expo was “Building Inclusive Green Economies: South-South Cooperation for Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication”

UNIDO General Conference 

The General Conference is the highest policymaking organ of UNIDO. Since becoming a specialized agency in 1985, UNIDO has hosted the General Conference away from its Vienna headquarters only twice

UN Day for South-South Cooperation

Information on SSC involvement in the UN Day for South-South Cooperation to be held in New York in September will be available shortly.

China (Shanghai) International Technology Fair

China (Shanghai) International Technology Fair (CSITF) is a state-level grand event jointly hosted by the China Ministry of Commerce, Ministry of Science and Technology, State Intellectual Property Office and Shanghai Municipality, organized by the Shanghai International Technology Exchange Centre (SITEC).