BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA - FAREWELL
VIENNA, 25 June 2015 - Tomislav Leko, Permanent Representative of Bosnia and Herzegovina to UNIDO, paid his farewell visit to the Director General. He highlighted the good cooperation between UNIDO and his country, and confirmed the intention of his successor to further expand it in the future. The Director General thanked Leko for his support during his mandate, and underlined the strong potential of his country in providing economic opportunities and creating jobs.
SUDAN - MEETING
VIENNA, 24 June 2015 - Director General Li met with Mohamed Yousif Ali Yousif, Minister of Industry of Sudan.
IRAN (ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF) - MEETING
VIENNA, 24 June 2015 - Director General Li met with Mohammed Taghi Hosseini, Acting Minister for International Affairs in the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labour and Social Welfare of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
EEC - MEETING
VIENNA, 24 June 2015 - Director General held a meeting with Sergey Sidorskiy, Member of the Board (Minister) in Charge of Industry and Agriculture, Eurasian Economic Commission.
GERMANY - MEETING
VIENNA, 24 June 2015 - Director General held a meeting with Ambassador Patricia Flor, who is also the Federal Government Commissioner for Disarmament and Arms Control and the Director-General for International Order, the United Nations and Arms Control at the Federal Foreign Office of Germany.
VIENNA, 23 June 2015 - Director General Li held a meeting with A. Kant, Secretary of the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion of India.
THE FORMER YUGOSLAV OF MACEDONIA - COURTESY CALL
VIENNA, 22 June 2015 - Nurhan Izari, Minister of Environment and Physical Planning of the Former Yugoslav of Macedonia, paid a courtesy call to Director General Li today.
MATRUNITA MEDITERRANEA S.R.L. - SIGNING
VIENNA, 22 June 2015 - Director General LI Yong today signed a memorandum of understanding with Santiago Lucas Herrero González, the Administrator of the Italian-Argentinian honey company Matrunita Mediterranea. The two sides agreed to join forces to develop Ethiopia’s honey-making value chain in an inclusive and sustainable way.
UN-OHRLLS - MEETING
VIENNA, 17 June 2015 - The Director General met with Gyan Chandra Acharya, Under-Secretary-General, High Representative for Least Developed Countries (LDCs), Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs) and Small Island Developing States (SIDS).
TOGO - CREDENTIALS
VIENNA, 17 June 2015 - Director General Li received the credentials of the new Permanent Representative of Togo, Kwami Christophe Dikenou. Li briefed him on the latest development with regard to the implementation of the inclusive and sustainable industrial development mandate, the Programme for Country Partnership approach, and the post-2015 development agenda. Dikenou thanked Li for his comprehensive briefing and for UNIDO’s technical cooperation.