Quarterly E-Bulletin / UNOSSC Division for Arab States, Europe and the CIS
Date de publication : 2016-07-12
Welcome Message of the Envoy of the Secretary-General on South-South Cooperation and Director, UNOSSC
Today UNOSSC`s Division for Arab States,
Europe and the CIS is proud to present the first issue of its quarterly e-Bulletin.
The UN Office aims to become a knowledge hub providing advisory and consulting services to
Member States, UN entities, IGOs, NGOs and other stakeholders on South-South and triangular cooperation. In this
e-Bulletin you will read about the extensive work our Division for Arab States,
Europe and the CIS is doing. Our team is providing opportunities to developing
countries to build partnerships for exchanging knowledge and
experiences on achieving sustainable development.
last two decades, developing countries, including those in the region,
have accumulated substantial experience and acquired expertise,
know-how and technology. These countries are now in a position to share these
valuable experiences at the regional and global levels. Owing to this
accumulated knowledge, coupled with increased prosperity in developing
countries, the volume of effective demand-driven South-South/East-East
cooperation for development has increased and is receiving the attention
that it deserves.
I look forward to this e-Bulletin series
serving as a reference for practitioners and policymakers to the
benefits of innovative and sustainable South-South strategies in the
– Jorge Chediek