South-South Expo showcases innovation as “driver” of SDGs

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Envoy of the Secretary General on South South Cooperation Jorge Chediek at the opening of the Global South South Development Expo in Antalya, Turkey. DPI / Maoqi Li

Hundreds of participants from more than 120 countries, have gathered in Antalya, Turkey, for what’s been described as the world’s most important forum for showcasing, sharing and scaling-up innovative local solutions for global problems.

The four-day event, known as the Global South-South Development Expo, is being hosted by the Turkish government, and the UN Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC).

Maoqi Li reports from Antalya.

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