This e-discussion was launched on 25th of April and ended on the 9th of May 2018. The summary of the e-Discussion fed into panel discussions during the South-South Cooperation event in Prague on 15 May 2018.
In particular, the e-discussion identified:
1) Policy and legal practices that stimulate and enable South-South investments for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. In terms of good policies and legal practices, these could be related to investment agreements, regional integration efforts (regional and sub-regional frameworks), public-private partnerships and regulatory reforms.
2) Existing challenges that need to be overcome to stimulate and enable South-South investments for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.
3) The e-Discussion also highlighted good practices regarding the Development Compact framework, e.g., leveraging technology, capacity building and grants for SSC.