We help countries in the global south harness the opportunities to trade and exchange resources, technology and knowledge between them.
South-South cooperation offers solutions in solidarity for global challenges
Bolder cooperation and solidarity is key for developing countries to tackle the combined effects of the COVID-19 crisis, the war in Ukraine and the climate emergency.
Regional integration offers path to resilient future, UNCTAD15 hears
As multilateralism fails to provide many developing countries with the tools they need to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, regional cooperation offers hope to building back better.
Developing countries use space technology to combat food insecurity
UNCTAD fosters South-South cooperation to build developing countries’ know-how on using satellite data to monitor crop conditions for better agricultural productivity.
Events and Meetings
Multi-year Expert Meeting on Enhancing the Enabling Economic Environment at All Levels in Support of Inclusive and Sustainable Development, and the Promotion of Economic Integration and Cooperation, fifth session
UNCTAD Thematic Solutions Forum at the Global South-South Development Expo 2022
Online and Bangkok, Thailand
Documents and Publications
South-South cooperation for climate adaptation and sustainable development
UNCTAD/TCS/GDS/INF/2022/1 - 05 Sep 2022
Regional solutions for inclusive and sustainable development
TD/B/C.I/MEM.8/14 - 01 Sep 2022 - 3
China's structural transformation what can developing countries learn?
UNCTAD/GDS/2022/1 - 09 Mar 2022
South-South Cooperation at the time of COVID-19: Building solidarity among developing countries
Trade and Development Report 2020 Update (May 2020)
UNCTAD/GDS/INF/2020/4 - 29 May 2020