Tuesday, 06 October 2015
YEREVAN, 6 October 2015 – A two-day workshop on addressing environmental problems through the expansion of technical cooperation and partnerships started today in the capital of Armenia, Yerevan. The event is attended by...
Friday, 02 October 2015
BRUSSELS, 2 October 2015 – The role of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in tackling global development issues and building sustainable economies and societies was the focus of a seminar held in Brussels today for...
Austria, Denmark, Japan, Sweden and UNIDO support Small Island Developing States as new Treaty comes into force
Wednesday, 30 September 2015
NEW YORK, 30 September 2015 – A major United Nations treaty, the SIDS DOCK Treaty, came into force today during a ceremony held at the UN Headquarters in New York, on the sidelines of the 70th session of the UN General...
Sunday, 27 September 2015
NEW YORK, 26 September 2015 – Participants at a high-level event held today at the United Nations headquarters in New York, voiced strong support for the industrialization of Africa as a way forward to implement the Sustainable...
Thursday, 24 September 2015
BRUSSELS, 23 September 2015 – The industrial sector in countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) is set to benefit from support provided by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). An...
Thursday, 17 September 2015
ABIDJAN, 17 September 2015 – The European Union (EU) will contribute an additional EUR 16.8 million in support of the efforts by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) to rehabilitate and make fully...
UNIDO hosts workshop on validating technical training curricula for industrial vocational training academies
Wednesday, 16 September 2015
VIENNA, 16 September 2015 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) today hosted a workshop in Vienna that validated new technical training curricula to be used to train heavy duty equipment mechanics. The...
Wednesday, 16 September 2015
ABIDJAN, 16 September 2015 - The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) today approved a grant worth approximately USD 1 million to support the development of a hydropower plant with an estimated capacity of 20 MW at Salthino...
Food safety for social inclusiveness, sustainability and industrial development on agenda of Vienna forum
Friday, 11 September 2015
VIENNA, 11 September 2015 – Coordinated efforts in order to prevent, detect and respond to foodborne diseases, and the benefits of safe food for social inclusiveness, sustainability and industrial development were on the agenda...
Thursday, 10 September 2015
VIENNA, 10 September 2015 – The Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has assessed and rated 64 international organizations, including UN organizations. Four of them, including the United Nations Industrial Development...