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GSSD Expo 2018: Showcasing Institutions Supporting South-South and Triangular Cooperation
in Preparation for the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40 Conference)

Organized by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) in collaboration with United Nations agencies and other partners, the GSSD Expoo strategically engages all development actors, including the private sector, civil society, academic and philanthropic organizations, to scale up concrete Southern-grown initiatives to help achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

This year marks 10 years since the GSSD Expo’s inception in 2008. Since then, the GSSD Expo has featured thousands of documented best practices from Member States, the United Nations system, private-sector enterprises and civil society organizations. It provides a powerful platform for all development actors and stakeholders to showcase Southern development solutions, celebrate South-South and triangular cooperation successes, share knowledge and lessons learned, explore new avenues for collaboration, and initiate new partnership efforts.

GSSD Expo 2018 Key Thematic Topics

South-South Cooperation in:

  • Poverty Eradication and Livelihood Recovery
  • Sustaining Peace and Promoting Inclusive Development
  • Emergency Response to Food Security and Resilience in Rural Setting
  • Impact Assessment, Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Decent Work
  • Innovative Financing Mechanisms
  • Trade and Investment
  • Youth and Women Engagement for SDGs
  • Green Growth and Sustainable Cities
  • Delivering Health Outcomes
  • Public Service Innovation
  • Private Sector Engagement
  • IGOs, NGOs and CSOs
Partners of 10 Years GSSD Expo:

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gssd_expo_2018_banner
GSSD Expo 2018: Showcasing Institutions Supporting South-South and Triangular Cooperation
in Preparation for the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40 Conference)

Organized by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) in collaboration with United Nations agencies and other partners, the GSSD Expo strategically engages all development actors, including the private sector, civil society, academic and philanthropic organizations, to scale up concrete Southern-grown initiatives to help achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

This year marks 10 years since the GSSD Expo’s inception in 2008. Since then, the GSSD Expo has featured thousands of documented best practices from Member States, the United Nations system, private-sector enterprises and civil society organizations. It provides a powerful platform for all development actors and stakeholders to showcase Southern development solutions, celebrate South-South and triangular cooperation successes, share knowledge and lessons learned, explore new avenues for collaboration, and initiate new partnership efforts.

Watch the videos of the GSSD Expo 2018 sessions and leave your comments in our discussion forum

See the photos of the GSSD Expo 2018

Download the GSSD Expo 2018 Structure

Discussion Forum: Global South-South Development Expo 2018

Welcome to the discussion forum of the Global South-South Development Expo 2018 (New York). This forum was designed to enable participants, experts and key SSTrC partners to meet and interact with each other before, during and after the GSSD Expo 2018. You can post and also engage in conversations with other people by replying to their posts. This is a good time to introduce yourself to colleagues and to express your thoughts, interests and expectations related to South-South and triangular cooperation. The forum is also an ideal venue to highlight the focus of your participation at the GSSD Expo 2018, enabling partners to arrive in New York ready to engage with you.

This space was primarily designed for participants of the GSSD Expo 2018, but it is open for anyone who is interested in the topics covered by the Expo, or willing to engage with its participants.
IMPORTANT:
- You can login to the discussion forum with your social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter or Google) or you can quickly set up a DISQUS account. You can also post as a guest.
- If you want to be notified by e-mail when other people post or reply to your posts, you have to login and click on the option “Subscribe” located at the bottom of the forum.
- This forum is a multilingual interactive space and you are welcome to post in any language you would like.