Journal of the Group of 77
Volume 18/2 - 2005 (Special Edition)

DOHA, June--(G77/IPS) Speaking on behalf of the Group of 77 and China, Jamaican Prime Minister Percival Patterson told delegates that developing nations have ''enjoyed some successes''in South-South cooperation since the first South Summit in Havana five years ago.

DOHA, June (G77/IPS) - As regional economic alliances continue to proliferate -- from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Arab Maghreb Union to the Latin American Economic System and the Economic Community of West African States -- the South Summit in Doha called for an increase in South-South cooperation among developing nations of the Group of 77.

DOHA, June (G77/IPS)--- Mourad Ahmia, executive secretary of the Group of 77, was honoured with the 2005 'Spirit of Excellence Award-- Emerging Leader for Global Public Service' by the Canada-based Institute for Leadership Development, a specialized institution of the World Trade University Global Secretariat in Canada.


DOHA, June (G77/IPS) - The Inter Press Service (IPS) Special Award for 2004 was formally presented to Ambassador Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser of Qatar, the former chairman of the Group of 77.

Geneva, 19 June (Martin Khor) -- The Doha Plan of Action, adopted by the political leaders of the Group of 77 and China at the Second South Summit in Qatar on 15-16 June, compiles the thinking and action proposals of the South on four main areas - globalisation, knowledge and technology, South-South cooperation and North-South relations.