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Vienna Ministerial Conference focuses on “graduation path” out of LDC category

VIENNA, 26 November 2015 – Operationalizing inclusive and sustainable industrial development...


UNIDO Open Data Platform

The Open Data Platform is premised on UNIDO’s commitment to transparency...More

2030 Agenda for Africa's industrialization

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development marks a radical change in the way the world addresses many serious development challenges it faces...More

Renewable energy in Chad

In Chad, less than five per cent of the population has access to electricity. Outside urban areas, it’s practically zero... More

In focus

Gender mainstreaming

Gender Mainstreaming: UNIDO recognizes that gender equality and the empowerment of women have significant positive impacts on sustained economic growth and sustainable industrial development, which are drivers of poverty reduction and social integration... More

Flagship publications

Industrial Statistics 2015

The International Yearbook of Industrial Statistics is a flagship publication of UNIDO that provides economists, planners, policymakers and business people with worldwide statistics on current level, structure and trends in the manufacturing sector... More


Making It

Making It: Industry for Development is a quarterly magazine to stimulate debate about global industrial development issues. It is published by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization... More

Director General's activities

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Director General Li and Amb. Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal at opening of LDCs Ministerial Conference in Vienna, 26 November 2015... 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. In addition, 17 UNIDO Desks are operational...More

UNIDO Project Websites

External project websites

External websites dedicated to showcase projects implemented by UNIDO worldwide... More