Helping the the global south to help itself

This week in Buenos Aires, Argentina, more than 1,000 representatives of government the private sector and civil society, are meeting for the Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation, known as BAPA+40.

South-South cooperation is at the heart of UNDP’s support to help countries achieve their development goals. UNDP uses its expertise to foster experience and expertise.
Youth try out virtual reality headphones at the 2017 YouthConnekt Africa Summit In Kigali, Rwanda. © UNDP / Aude Rossignol
Community members in Cuba help government employees distribute aluminum roofing from UNDP to repair houses after Hurricane Sandy. © UNDP Cuba
Mariam Al Kaabi, from the UAE is a member of the Youth Leadership programme (YLP3), a groundbreaking initiative that supports youth to become engaged citizens, innovative problem-solvers, effective leaders and successful agents of change. © UNDP / Freya Morales

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