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South-South cooperation for maternal health: Advancing India's role
Apr 05, 2024

South-South cooperation for maternal health: Advancing India's role

With India’s assumption as the voice of the Global South, its progress in the maternal mortality ratio and maternal and child health can serve as a

South-South cooperation: Old order with new challenges
Nov 04, 2015

South-South cooperation: Old order with new challenges

Beyond 2015, South-South cooperation will have to increase and continue to support developing countries, with a special emphasis on poor and low-income countries in Asia and Africa facing sustainable development challenges.

Combining the Best of North-South and South-South Development Cooperation: The Case for Triangular Partnerships
Mar 30, 2023

Combining the Best of North-South and South-South Development Cooperation: The Case for Triangular Partnerships

The COVID-19 pandemic pushed most economies into recession and heightened inequalities within and across countries. Mitigating current challenges requires greater solidarity, innovative thinking, and more effective international development cooperation. This paper makes a case for triangular cooperation as an instrument of development cooperation in current times. It outlines its advantages, examines the challenges involved in such partnerships,

IBSA and South-South Cooperation: An appraisal
Jun 20, 2018

IBSA and South-South Cooperation: An appraisal

Time and again, leaders from the global South have reaffirmed that people comes first and they should actively participate in the formulation and impl

Leveraging South-South Cooperation to Finance the SDGs
Mar 10, 2023

Leveraging South-South Cooperation to Finance the SDGs

Progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Global South is being threatened by the mounting challenges facing developing countries due to the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic and the prolonged Russia-Ukraine war, and receding aid from traditional donor countries. As the achievement of the SDGs remains more relevant than ever, this brief proposes the creation of a Global South Development Assistance Committee (D

Revitalising South-South partnerships in the SDG era
Apr 16, 2019

Revitalising South-South partnerships in the SDG era

India must be able to rise to the challenge of this partnership and provide meaningful help to its African members to attract impact funds for the Sou

Battle of development narratives: EU-Africa relations in the multipolar world
May 19, 2021

Battle of development narratives: EU-Africa relations in the multipolar world

While once hegemonic, the Western model of development cannot claim to be morally superior in today’s multipolar world.

Building African Capacity: What’s the story beyond the numbers?
Nov 10, 2020

Building African Capacity: What’s the story beyond the numbers?

Despite the importance of capacity building in India’s development cooperation programme with African countries, a comprehensive assessment of India

COVID-19: FDI dynamism in South and Southeast Asia
Jul 27, 2020

COVID-19: FDI dynamism in South and Southeast Asia

The pandemic will cause global FDI is to fall under the $1 trillion mark for the first time.

Decolonising Aid: Moving Beyond International Aid Intermediaries
Mar 18, 2024

Decolonising Aid: Moving Beyond International Aid Intermediaries

The international aid system is in need of reform. Despite rhetoric about localisation, a meagre 1.2 percent of international humanitarian aid directly reaches local actors. Overall, there is a lack of transparency and awareness in international policy circles on how funds flow from the donor level to the field. This brief argues that the issue is not just about a lack of capacity on the part of local actors—a sweeping statement often used by W

Engaging Africa through summits: The experience of forum on China-Africa cooperation
Jul 25, 2018

Engaging Africa through summits: The experience of forum on China-Africa cooperation

Whether China will be able to implement its commitments at a fast pace and accord priority to important areas of cooperation will ultimately depend on

Financing for Agenda 2030: Deepening India-EU Development Cooperation in the Indo-Pacific
Feb 12, 2024

Financing for Agenda 2030: Deepening India-EU Development Cooperation in the Indo-Pacific

As the world confronts multiple challenges which are intricately connected, our path for development stands at a crucial juncture. In the context of the embroiling polycrisis, progress on the sustainable development goals (SDGs) has been steady but fragile with major and persistent challenges. Financing for Agenda 2030 has emerged as a major bottleneck with several developing economies, especially the least developed countries (LDCs), low-income

India should steward digital health - globally
May 16, 2019

India should steward digital health - globally

India must use digital health for diplomacy through south-south collaboration.

India-Africa Partnership For Food Security: Issues, Initiatives and Policy Directions
Jun 23, 2016

India-Africa Partnership For Food Security: Issues, Initiatives and Policy Directions

India has made significant strides in agricultural production since the days of green revolution and has valuable lessons to share with its development partners, including countries in the African continent. This paper argues that there is a strong rationale for India-Africa collaboration on food security, given their common challenges of hunger, undernutrition, and low productivity. The paper finds that India plays an important role in augmentin

Lessons from India for the power sector in sub-Saharan Africa
Apr 06, 2019

Lessons from India for the power sector in sub-Saharan Africa

The GreenCo model represents a practical solution that recognises and supports the development of the regional power pools.

Navigating the Indo-Pacific: Development Cooperation as a Diplomatic Tool
Apr 03, 2024

Navigating the Indo-Pacific: Development Cooperation as a Diplomatic Tool

Development cooperation has gained further currency in a post-pandemic world amid staggered economic growth and an increasing gap in financing the Sustainable Development Goals. As a strategic geographic expanse, the Indo-Pacific has witnessed an upswing in cooperation programmes under different modalities (North-South, South-South, and triangular development partnerships). This paper explores the role of development cooperation as a tool of dipl

North Africa’s Invisible Partner: India’s political and economic influence in the region
Jun 27, 2023

North Africa’s Invisible Partner: India’s political and economic influence in the region

India can optimise its presence in North Africa by leveraging its unique approach of South-South cooperation to forge mutually beneficial partnerships

Operationalising Blue Economy in Africa: The Case of South West Indian Ocean
May 11, 2023

Operationalising Blue Economy in Africa: The Case of South West Indian Ocean

Blue Economy is fast becoming an area of huge interest for African policymakers. Has the rhetoric translated to concrete developmental outcomes? This brief examines the question of how the concept of ‘Blue economy’ should be operationalised nationally and regionally in Africa. It highlights strategic entry points that should be driven by both public and private sectors and supported by South-South cooperation: the development of ports, promot

Promoting South South Development Cooperation: Role of India
Oct 20, 2015

Promoting South South Development Cooperation: Role of India

In the recently inked sustainable development goals (SDG's) which identify international cooperation priorities and set the paradigm for global cooperation, India would be a key contributor laying emphasis on south-south development cooperation as an important pillar of the SDG's post 2015.

Reframing the Climate Debate
Jun 14, 2014

Reframing the Climate Debate

The Observer Research Foundation (ORF), India and the Stanley Foundation, USA co-hosted an international workshop on climate change on February 25-27, 2014 in New Delhi. The central objective of the workshop was to unbundle the different policy responses resulting from the multilateral negotiations thus far and their impact upon the evolution of existing and future multilateral frameworks. This Policy Brief aims to capture some of the salient per

The IBSA Moment
Jul 22, 2013

The IBSA Moment

India, currently the chair of IBSA (India, Brazil and South Africa), is responsible for steering the agenda for trilateral collaboration. In its capacity as chair, it is incumbent upon India to revitalise the geopolitical group, which has been so central to the construct of "South-South Cooperation" that engages most political thinkers today.

ट्राएंगुलर (त्रिकोणीय) पार्टनरशिप: नॉर्थ-साउथ और साउथ-साउथ विकास सहयोग की बेहतरीन विशेषताओं का संयोजन!
Apr 28, 2023

ट्राएंगुलर (त्रिकोणीय) पार्टनरशिप: नॉर्थ-साउथ और साउथ-साउथ विकास सहयोग की बेहतरीन विशेषताओं का संयोजन!

कोविड-19 महामारी ने दुनिया की ज़्यादातर अर्थव्यवस्थाओं को मंदी के भंवर में धकेल दिया और देशों के भीतर एवं उनके बीच असमानताओं को बढ़ाने का काम किया. वर्तमान चुनौतियों का साम�

भारत-मेक्सिको संबंधों में व्यापक विस्तार के आसार!
Jul 31, 2023

भारत-मेक्सिको संबंधों में व्यापक विस्तार के आसार!

शुरुआती ठहराव के बावजूद हाल के दिनों में उच्च-स्तर की बात�

भारत-मेक्सिको संबंधों में व्यापक विस्तार के आसार!
Aug 01, 2023

भारत-मेक्सिको संबंधों में व्यापक विस्तार के आसार!

शुरुआती ठहराव के बावजूद हाल के दिनों में उच्च-स्तर की बात�

भारताकडून जागतिक दक्षिण युरोपियन अजेंड्यावर
Aug 30, 2023

भारताकडून जागतिक दक्षिण युरोपियन अजेंड्यावर

भारताने स्पष्ट आणि सातत्यपूर्ण प्रयत्न केल्याने ग्लोबल साउथच्या धारणा आणि आव्हानांमध्ये आवश्यक बदल घडून आलेला दिसत आहे.

माताओं की सेहत के लिए विकासशील देशों के बीच सहयोग: भारत की भूमिका को आगे बढ़ाना
Apr 09, 2024

माताओं की सेहत के लिए विकासशील देशों के बीच सहयोग: भारत की भूमिका को आगे बढ़ाना

ग्लोबल साउथ की आवाज़ के रूप में भारत की मान्यता के साथ मात

सर्कुलर अर्थव्यवस्था को बढ़ावा देने के लिए ज़रूरी है साउथ-साउथ सहयोग
May 29, 2023

सर्कुलर अर्थव्यवस्था को बढ़ावा देने के लिए ज़रूरी है साउथ-साउथ सहयोग

जैसे-जैसे विकासशील और अल्प-विकसित देशों (ग्लोबल साउथ) में GDP और जनसंख्या में बढ़ोतरी हो रही है, ग्रीनहाउस गैसों (GHG) का उत्सर्जन भी बढ़ता जा रहा है. सार्वजनिक स्तर पर ठोस कचरों स

‘दक्षिण-दक्षिण सहयोग’ के ज़रिए कोविड-19 के दौर में भारत की स्वास्थ्य कूटनीति
Sep 10, 2020

‘दक्षिण-दक्षिण सहयोग’ के ज़रिए कोविड-19 के दौर में भारत की स्वास्थ्य कूटनीति

भौगोलिक सीमाओं को पार करते हुए, दुनिया भर में जिस तेज़ी से