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UNIDO presents its experience in developing Sri Lanka’s cinnamon value chain at Geneva event

GENEVA, 21 June 2016 – Recent positive developments in Sri Lanka’s cinnamon sector and...


Austrian FM Kurz on Vienna International Centre going green

As of January 2015, the Vienna International Centre, or as we call it, the VIC, is one of the largest United Nations compounds to go climate neutral!... more

Clean, sustainable energy for remote rural areas in Côte d'Ivoire

Cote d’Ivoire is a country rich in natural resources. After a period of instability it is once again industrializing fast...more

Ban Ki-moon congratulates UNIDO on its 50th anniversary

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon sent his congratulatory message on UNIDO's 50th anniversary... more



In focus

Gender equality

Gender equality and women’s economic empowerment are at the core of UNIDO’s mandate. Enhancing the role of women as drivers of poverty eradication, promoting women entrepreneurs... More

Flagship publications

Industrial Development Report

The Industrial Development Report series provides guidance to policymakers and assists both public and private stakeholders to formulate, implement and monitor national strategies for effective poverty eradication... More


Quarterly publication

Making It: Industry for Development stimulates debate about global industrial development issues. Each issue focuses on a specific theme with articles reflecting a broad spectrum of views... More

Director General's activities

Latest news

VIENNA, 21 June 2016 - Director General Li and representatives of other Vienna-based UN agencies took part in an event marking the fact that the Vienna International Centre became climate neutral...more



UNIDO worldwide

Field representation

UNIDO maintains a field network of 29 regional and country offices around the world, some of which cover more than one country...more

UNIDO project websites

External project websites

External websites dedicated to showcase projects implemented by UNIDO worldwide... More