Global South-South Development Expo 2012 (19 – 23 November 2012)

The Global South-South Development Expo (GSSD Expo) 2012, hosted by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), will take place at the Hofburg Palace, Vienna, Austria, from 19 to 23 November 2012. This year’s GSSD Expo will focus on renewable energy and climate change. Continue reading »

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Brazil’s Program for Decentralized South-South Cooperation

Brazil is launching a new program to identify and finance international cooperation projects that will be implemented by states and municipalities of Brazil with other developing countries. It is  South-South Cooperation, but a decentralized version.  The project aims to share successful public policies at sub-national levels. Brazilian states and municipalites can submit project proposals, based on requests from beneficiary countries, from June 29th to August 31st. Continue reading »

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Panel on South-South and Triangular Cooperation at Rio+20 UNCSD ( Rio de Janeiro, 21 June 2012)

The Group of African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) States and the International Organisation of the Francophonie (OIF) are pleased to inform that, in the framework of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil),  they will be organizing a High Level panel on June 21, 2012,  on the topic:

“South-South and Triangular Cooperation: An Innovative Solution to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – Solidarity and Partnerships for Universal Access to Energy” (Rio Centro, Rio de Janeiro, Room P3-2, 17:00 – 18:30).

Please see the flyer below for more details:

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Rio+20 – United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, 20 – 22 June 2012

Where: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

When: 20-22 June 2012

For more information, visit: http://www.uncsd2012.org/rio20/

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