UCSSIC in 2017 Global South-South Development Expo

    Update Time:2017-12-05 Source:

    The Global South-South Development Expo 2017 whichwas hosted by the Republic of Turkeywas held in the city of Antalya from 27 to 30 November 2017. Mr. GUO Li, Director of UCSSIC and Programme Officer Ms. SONG Bo were invited to attend the Expo. The theme of this year’s Expo is “South-South Cooperation in the Era of Economic, Social and Environmental Transformation: Road to the 40th Anniversary of the Adoption of the Buenos Aires Plan of Action (BAPA + 40)”. The four-day-event has brought together 700 participants from 110 countries taking part.

    The Expo offered fora for discussion as well as an exhibition space to facilitate exchanges and showcase countries and international organizations’ effort and achievements in promoting South-South and triangular cooperation for sustainable development, with a focus on the South-South Cooperation intraditional fields, such as technological development, youth employment, food safety and agricultural development as well as the South-South Cooperation in the new fields, such as governance innovation, big data, humanity and development, peace and reconstruction.