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Nigeria needs UNIDO support in implementing industrialization programme

ABUJA, 22 May 2016 - Nigeria’s Federal Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment (FMITI)...


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

Improving measurement capabilities in Africa

UNIDO and its partners are helping strengthen the capacities of legal and metrology organizations and institutions in Africa...more

Global Cleantech Innovation Programme for SMEs in Armenia

Armenia is the first country in Eastern Europe to launch the Global CleanTech Innovation Programme for SMEs... 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

ANTALYA, 27 May 2016 – The Director General attended the Midterm Review of Istanbul Programme of Action... 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