Publications

November 28, 2019

Compilación de Buenas Practicas de Cooperación Sur-Sur y Triangular en Turismo Sostenible y Desarrollo Local en Áreas Rurales (OIT, 2019)

Esta colección de 17 Buenas Prácticas se centra en soluciones de Cooperación Sur-Sur y triangular en las zonas rurales para el turismo sostenible. Su objetivo es ampliar la comprensión de la cooperación Sur-Sur y triangular a nivel regional y inspirar […]
November 22, 2019

How-to-Guide on South-South and Triangular Cooperation design for Decent Work (ILO, 2019)

This How-to-guide aims at helping ILO officials in the field and at HQ to design South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) projects and/or to include SSTC elements in other development cooperation projects. Horizontal arrangements can generate development solutions through policies and […]
October 31, 2019

ILO SSTC Results: Analysis in the framework of P&B Outcomes 2018-2019 (ILO, 2019)

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September 23, 2019

Future of Work: Good Practices of South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) in Social and Solidarity Economy (ILO, 2019)

This collection of 54 Good Practices focuses on solutions that illustrate good practices of South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) to promote decent work in the social economy. Its objective is to broaden the understanding of SSTC at global and regional […]
August 16, 2019

Buenas Prácticas en la Cooperación Sur-Sur y Triangular para la reducción del riesgo de desastres y el desarrollo local (OIT, 2019)

Esta colección de Buenas Prácticas en la Cooperación Sur-Sur y Triangular (CSST) para la reducción del riesgo de desastres y el desarrollo local objetiva dar mayor visibilidad a las iniciativas escalables y replicables a través de un compendio de buenas […]
July 18, 2019

China-ILO cooperation Factsheet (ILO, 2019)

The ILO and China have a long-standing partnership that has intensified in recent years on South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) and with voluntary contributions by China to the ILO’s Development Cooperation Programme. The factsheet with more information on this partnership […]
June 17, 2019

South-South Cooperation for Decent Work in Africa: A Framework for Action (ILO, 2017)

This paper was commissioned by the ILO Regional Office for Africa (ROAF) with the intention to develop a framework for ILO’s engagement in support of South-South cooperation (SSC), in areas that are related to the Decent Work Agenda in Africa. […]
May 14, 2019

South-South and Triangular Cooperation: Decent Work Good Practices on the Road to BAPA +40 and beyond (ILO, 2019)

This Good Practices Collection focuses on solutions that illustrate the full involvement of ILO constituents and partners. It is aimed at expanding understanding of South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) at the global and regional level by providing a sound basis […]
January 20, 2019

L’engagement de l’OIT en Algérie (OIT, 2018)

L’Algérie, Etat membre de l’OIT depuis 1962, a ratifié 60 conventions de l’OIT et 3 protocoles, dont huit conventions fondamentales, trois conventions portant sur des sujets de gouvernance et 49 conventions techniques. L’Algérie inscrit son action dans le cadre de […]
September 14, 2018

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development – Volume 2 (UNOSSC, 2018)

The second of its series, the Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development highlights how South-South cooperation and triangular cooperation can accelerate progress towards the implementation and achievement of the SDGs. This series features more than 100 […]
February 22, 2018

ILO South-South and Triangular Cooperation and Decent Work – Recent developments and future steps (ILO, 2018)

This document reports on the implementation of the ILO South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) strategy adopted by the Governing Body in March 2012, and proposes future SSTC steps, with a view to informing the forthcoming general discussion on effective development […]
January 15, 2018

Coopération Sud-Sud et triangulaire (CSST) sur la formation professionnelle entre les pays du Maghreb et les Pays-Bas (OIT, 2018)

Avec le soutien financier de l’Agence espagnole de coopération pour le développement international (AECID), le BIT a implémenté le projet «Coopération Sud-Sud pour le renforcement du travail décent chez les jeunes via la formation professionnelle en Algérie, Maroc, Tunisie». Ce […]
December 30, 2017

Promover el empleo de las personas con discapacidad – Una perspectiva de cooperación Sur-Sur (OIT, 2017)

Como una forma creciente de asociación, la cooperación Sur-Sur y triangular está desempeñando un papel cada vez más importante en las alianzas público-privadas de la OIT. En 2010, la OIT creó la Red Mundial de Empresas y Discapacidad para promover […]
December 15, 2017

CPLP Workshop for SDGs Monitoring – A South-South Perspective (ILO, 2017)

The CPLP and the ILO have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation in 2004 and have been working together in several areas since 2006 including social protection, the fight against child labour, labour inspection, labour statistics and social dialogue. […]
April 30, 2017

Estrategias y Alianzas en la Erradicación del Trabajo Infantil – Intercambio entre Chile, Costa Rica y El salvador (OIT, 2017)

FORTALECIENDO LAS ESTRATEGIAS Y ALIANZAS EN LA PREVENCIÓN Y ERRADICACIÓN DEL TRABAJO INFANTIL: INTERCAMBIO DE EXPERIENCIAS ENTRE COSTA RICA, CHILE Y EL SALVADOR COSTA RICA, DEL 27 AL 29 DE MARZO DE 2017   Descargar:    
April 1, 2017

South-South and Triangular Cooperation – Turkey and the ILO (ILO, 2017)

Turkey has been an ILO member State since 1932 and has ratified 59 ILO conventions, including all eight fundamental Conventions, three governance Conventions and 48 technical Conventions. Turkey supports the ILO’s mandate both through contributions to the ILO’s core budget […]
April 1, 2017

South-South and Triangular Cooperation – China and the ILO (ILO, 2017)

China has been an ILO member State since 1919. China supports the ILO’s mandate both through contributions to the ILO’s core budget and through development cooperation programmes and projects. The China-ILO partnership focuses on social justice, decent work and fair […]
March 1, 2017

South-South and Triangular Cooperation – Panama and the ILO (ILO, 2017)

Panama supports the ILO’s mandate both through contributions to the ILO’s core budget and development cooperation programmes and projects. Panama has always been very committed to the promotion of dialogue and cooperation and has been an active contributor to the […]
March 1, 2017

South-South and Triangular Cooperation – Algeria and the ILO (ILO, 2017)

Algeria supports the ILO’s mandate both through contributions to the ILO’s core budget and to development cooperation programmes and projects. Algeria has always been very committed to social change, the promotion of decent work and the positive impact they both […]
December 15, 2016

Cooperación Sur-Sur en la ESS – Compilación de artículos para la Academia ESS de Costa Rica (OIT, 2016)

La economía social y solidaria (ESS) y la Cooperación Sur-Sur tienen un tema común: la promoción de la justicia social y de la solidaridad entre los pueblos. Las organizaciones solidarias buscan, por un lado, recursos para garantizar su viabilidad financiera […]
December 1, 2016

South-South and Triangular Cooperation Academy – A Decent Work Overview (ILO, 2016)

This publication presents an overview of the modules presented at the South-South and triangular cooperation academy (SSTC Academy) in Turin, that took place from 11-15 July 2016, illustrating different solutions that countries from the South have put into application, working […]
September 30, 2016

ILO-China-ASEAN South-South Cooperation for Social Protection (ILO, 2016)

South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) is explicitly referenced by the Chinese Ministry of Human Resource and Social Security (MOHRSS) and the ILO, in their Memorandum of Agreement “for promoting Technical Cooperation with a focus on South-South Cooperation” (2012). MOHRSS has […]
May 30, 2016

Good Practices in SSTC for Sustainable Development (UNOSSC, 2016)

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development, the first in its series, highlights Southern good practices that are relevant to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. Policymakers and development practitioner seeking to understand better how South-South […]
April 30, 2016

Good SSC Practices on Labour Migration (ILO, 2016)

South- South and triangular cooperation is playing a key role in the topic of labour migration as it contributes to providing policy-advice and capacity building to ILO constituents within the framework of operationalised development cooperation. Therefore, the ILO will continue […]
December 20, 2015

Mapping the Gender SSE Landscape in India and Brazil through SSTC (ILO, 2016)

Promoting Social and Solidarity Economy is about contributing both simultaneously and in a mutually reinforcing manner to each dimension of the Decent Work Agenda. Enterprises and organizations of the Social and Solidarity Economy create and sustain jobs and livelihoods, extend […]
December 15, 2015

ESS y Cooperación Sur-Sur – Nuevos retos en América Latina y el Caribe (ILO, 2015)

La edición de la Academia sobre Economía Social y Solidaria, a realizarse en Puebla, los días 23 a 27 noviembre, 2015, se dará en un contexto de maturación de conceptos y prácticas de Economía Social y Solidaria (ESS). La ESS […]
December 15, 2015

Triangular Cooperation and Decent Work – Good Practices (ILO, 2015)

Triangular Cooperation, or “South-South-North Cooperation” is another form of development cooperation by the stakeholders and social partners of the South and the North, with a view to promote the Decent Work Agenda, focusing on the ownership and empowerment of the […]
December 10, 2015

Innovation Coming from the Field – ILO-Brazil Partnership Programme for the SSC (ILO, 2015)

This study describes and analyses the experience of the ILO-Brazil Partnership Programme for the Promotion of South-South Cooperation since its inception in 2005, its results and its current prospects. The study is not intended to cover all forms of South-South […]
November 15, 2015

SSTC in ILO Public-Private Partnerships (ILO, 2015)

As a growing form of partnership, South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) is playing an increasingly important role in the ILO’s public-private partnerships. Southern partners, with similar experience in development, bring particularly relevant and helpful experience in assisting the development of […]
October 30, 2015

Fragile-to-Fragile Cooperation and Decent Work – An ILO perspective (ILO, 2015)

South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) aims to provide an innovative response to global challenges that is well adapted to the needs and development policies of the partner countries in fragile situations. The objectives and practices of SSTC are aligned with […]
October 15, 2015

Localizing the DW Agenda through South-South and City-to-City Cooperation (ILO, 2015)

Local economic and social development and city-to-city cooperation are gaining international visibility. What are the challenges related to the world of work that cities and their citizens are currently facing? How can cities, local governments and their partners learn from […]
July 15, 2015

SSTC on the Social and Solidarity Economy – Social Innovation in the World of Work (ILO, 2015)

Over 50 fellows working on South-South Cooperation and Social and Solidarity Economy have provided challenging visions of solidarity economy and cooperation based on local and regional peer-to-peer exchanges and the concept of social solidarity. These views were exchanged during the […]
June 15, 2015

Brazil’s Contribution to the ILO’s SSTC Strategy – An Overview (ILO, 2015)

This study describes Brazilian Contribution to the ILO’s South-South and Triangular Cooperation Strategy. The success of Brazil in various areas of public policy, including programmes and activities addressing various areas of the Decent Work Agenda, such as combating child labour […]
June 15, 2015

Social and Solidarity Economy in Asia – A SSTC perspective (ILO, 2015)

Partnerships in Social and Solidarity Economy are a case for South-South exchanges. Building such partnerships necessarily involves a solidarity-based multi-stakeholder approach that is central to the mainstreaming of the Decent Work Agenda. The exchange of best practices amongst the developing […]
December 15, 2014

A CSST na CPLP – Boas Práticas na Proteção Social e no Combate ao Trabalho Infantil (OIT, 2014)

Esta compilação de boas práticas reflete o empenho e o compromisso assumido pelos oito estados membros da Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa (CPLP) conjuntamente com a Organização Internacional do Trabalho (OIT) para a prossecução dos objetivos da Agenda do […]
December 15, 2014

How-to Guide on South-South and Triangular Cooperation and Decent Work (ILO, 2014)

The Guide also targets the UN organizations, since working together in a more decentralised and horizontal manner is an organisational challenge for many UN agencies, including the ILO. It explains in a practical way the definition of South-South and triangular […]
June 15, 2014

Basic Reader in SSE and SSTC (ITC-ILO, 2014)

Frequent global economic crises have placed employment at the centre of local, national and international development strategies. Together with the changes in the geopolitical and economic scenarios, this has led to a great rise in the importance of the countries […]
April 15, 2014

Global South-South Development Expos – Decent Work Solutions 2010-2013 (ILO, 2014)

This publication reviews the GSSDs held since 2010 and the decent work solution forums organized during them by the ILO. The GSSD Expos are a United Nations system-wide global event which contribute immensely to dialogue on South-South Cooperation. The International […]
December 15, 2013

South-South Cooperation and Decent Work – Good Practices (ILO, 2013)

This SSTC good practices collection focuses on solutions that illustrate the thorough involvement of ILO constituents and partners in realizing the four strategic objectives of the Organization. It has an informative and an inspirational value. It aims to expand understanding […]
December 10, 2013

SSC and the ILO – Mainstreaming the Decent Work Agenda through the dissemination of good practices (ILO, 2013)

The Good Practices Guide on South-South and Triangular Cooperation is part of this commitment and is targeted at governments, workers, employers, and civil society to help them learn from initiatives based on southern solutions that have proven effective in promoting […]
June 15, 2012

Global Labour University (ILO)

The GLU is the only network worldwide that offers a global cooperation between trade unions and academic institutions with a strong focus on South-South cooperation. Over the past five years it has strengthened the voice of the South in global […]
February 10, 2012

South-South and Triangular Cooperation – The way forward (ILO, 2012)

This document reviews the evolution of the concept of South-South and triangular cooperation (SSTC) within the United Nations (UN) system and in the ILO, and examines how such modalities can complement existing modes of technical cooperation. It then proposes an […]
December 15, 2011

Sharing Successful Social Protection Floor Experiences (UNDP-ILO, 2011)

The present publication was produced in partnership between the Special Unit for South-South Cooperation in the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO). This volume highlights 18 case studies on social protection policies from 15 countries […]
May 30, 2011

Good SSTC Practices on EIIP – Universities and Training Institutes

Employment Intensive Investment Programme (EIIP) Good Practices and Successful Initiatives in South-South and Triangular Cooperation – Concept Note, May 2011 University networks and national training institutes   Download:    
May 30, 2011

Good SSTC Practices on EIIP – Regional Seminars and Community of Practice

Employment Intensive Investment Programme (EIIP) Good Practices and Successful Initiatives in South-South and Triangular Cooperation – Concept Note, May 2011 Regional Seminars and Community of Practice for Labour-based Practitioners   Download: