South-South Integration and the SDGs: Enhancing Structural Transformation
in Key Partner Countries of the Belt and Road Initiative

Reference
PDF-SDG-2018-08
Implementing Entity/ies
UNCTAD
Collaborating Partners
UNIDO, UNESCAP, UNECA, UNDP, CIKD, DRCSC
Duration
Nov. 2018 - Oct. 2021
Location
Cambodia, Ethiopia, Pakistan
Approved Budget
$ 948,307
Description
Within the context of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and the economic interactions it entails, the project aims to build capacity in partner countries in the key policy areas of investment, trade, finance/debt, and technology, by indirectly learning from China’s development experience and by directly drawing from China’s existing institutional capabilities.The key beneficiary pilot countries are: Ethiopia, Indonesia and Sri Lanka. UNCTAD is the implementing agency responsible for the project in collaboration with other partners.

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