Contributing to the acceleration and enhancement of national development by strengthening and expanding South-South Technical Cooperation in the context of international development cooperation.


To enhance capacity building and the collective self-reliance of NAM member countries in attaining sustained people-centered economic and social development, and to enable developing countries to become equal partners in international relations.

Position of The Centre

Non-Aligned Movement Centre for South-South Technical Cooperation (NAM CSSTC) was established in 1995 on the Initiative of the Government of Indonesia and the Government Brunei Darussalam during the eleventh Summit of NAM in Cartagena, Colombia, as one of the vital  and effective means for promoting and accelerating development in the developing countries.

NAM CSSTC is a centre for action and pooling resources as well as a forum for dialogue to attain the development objectives of both NAM member and non-member countries.