Friday, 27 February 2015
AMSTERDAM/VIENNA, 27 February 2015 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and HEINEKEN the international brewer, today announced plans to work together in a range of sustainability issues that will...
UNIDO’s inclusive and sustainable industrial development approach gets strong support at New York event
Thursday, 26 February 2015
NEW YORK, 26 February 2015 – Representatives of some 30 countries who have been supporting and promoting the issue of inclusive and sustainable industrialization as part of efforts to define a set of Sustainable Development Goals...
Tuesday, 24 February 2015
NEW YORK, 24 February 2015 – The United Nations Office of the Special Adviser on Africa (OSAA) held a meeting at Headquarters in New York today on the role of the extractive industry in Africa. The High-Level Expert Group...
Thursday, 19 February 2015
ADDIS ABABA, 19 February 2015 – Partners of the Learning and Knowledge Development Facility (LKDF) today concluded a four-day knowledge exchange workshop in the capital of Ethiopia focusing on industrial skills development. The...
Global manufacturing growth stayed low in 2014, with developing and emerging economies contributing most - UNIDO report
Wednesday, 18 February 2015
VIENNA, 18 February 2015 – World manufacturing production has been trapped in low growth for a prolonged period and there was no breakthrough in 2014. Annual growth of manufacturing value added (MVA) in industrialized economies...
Friday, 13 February 2015
ISLAMABAD, 12 February 2015 – Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's key adviser, Sartaj Aziz, has asked the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) to expand its operations in the country and to implement more...
Monday, 09 February 2015
JAKARTA, 09 February 2015 – During his official visit to Indonesia, LI Yong, the Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), got a firsthand account of two large Swiss-funded technical...
Wednesday, 04 February 2015
BRUSSELS, 4 February 2015 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) participated in a multistakeholder forum on corporate social responsibility (CSR) that ended in Brussels today. Hosted by the...
Monday, 02 February 2015
VIENNA, 3 February 2015 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the International Trade Centre (ITC) will intensify joint activities in support of developing countries in Africa and Asia. This was...
Swedish Prime Minister compliments UNIDO for helping disadvantaged young people in Ethiopia get new skills
Monday, 02 February 2015
ADDIS ABABA, 31 January 2015 - Stephan Loeven, the Prime Minister of Sweden, today visited a workshop at the Selam Vocational College, supported by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), that helps...