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Information communication technology offers necessary data and tools to report on achievement of SDGs, says UNIDO Director General

VIENNA, 26 April 2016 – Information and communication technologies (ICT) are crucial to...


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

Enhancing the quality of water and food products in Mozambique

With funds from the EU and the Government of Austria, UNIDO launched a project to enhance the competitiveness of Mozambique's products...more

Tunisian enterprises apply resource efficiency and cleaner production approach

This project assisted 80 Tunisian companies in adopting a resource efficiency and cleaner production approach... 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, 27 April 2016 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon poses for a group photo with participants of the UN System Chief Executives Board for Coordination...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