Global South-South Development Expo 2022

12 - 14 September 2022

UN Conference Centre, Bangkok, Thailand


About GSSD Expo 2022

Advancing South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable COVID-19 Recovery: Towards a Smart and Resilient Future.

The GSSD Expo 2022 will be co-hosted by the Government of Thailand and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), and is scheduled to take place from 12 to 14 September, 2022 in Bangkok, Thailand. The GSSD Expo is an annual event organised by the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) to showcase evidence-based successful development solutions and initiatives, in collaboration with United Nations agencies and all other partners.

This will be the 11th GSSD Expo, and the first one to be hosted in Asia and Pacific region, it aims:


Save the Date Flyer

Timeline and Lead-up Activities


  22 November 2021

GSSD Expo Virtual Exhibition Launch, Applications Open for Youth4South Entrepreneurship Competition

  March 2022

Thailand Virtual Exhibition, Youth4South Entrepreneurship Competition, Roadshow and Training

  May 2022

ESCAP Virtual Exhibition and Activities

  12-14 September 2022

GSSD Expo 2022 - In person and virtual events (TBC)

Media Gallery

UNOSSC Welcome Message

Government of Thailand Welcome Messages

UNESCAP Welcome Message

GSSD Expo Promo video

Thailand Awaits

Thailand Even More Amazing

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, you will need to enter your name and email address to enjoy the Virtual Event features.
The GSSD Expo 2020 will take place in-person and hybrid at the United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC) in Bangkok, Thailand, from 12-14 September 2022, in conjunction with the 2022 United Nations Day on South-South Cooperation.
NO. You do not need to download or install any software to participate in our conference. You only need to have access to the Internet.
Register for the virtual booth application and GSSD Expo secretariat will contact you on availability and more details. To set-up the booth check these links:
  1. How to set-up my booth
  2. Tutorial Video

Participating Agencies (Coming Soon)