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Sustainable urban-industrial development can advance Sustainable Development Goals, says UNIDO Director General

VIENNA, 20 October 2016 – Sustainable urban-industrial development is key to achieving the...


Made in Ethiopia - textiles and apparel for the global market

Watch how Ethiopia has put effort to improve, support and expand its textile industry...more

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



Supporting small hydro power plant development in Nigeria

UNIDO supports development of small hydro power plants in Nigeria.... 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, 20 October 2016 - Director General Li attended the opening ceremony of the "One-Belt-One-Road Inclusive and Sustainable City Exhibition and Dialogue'' event...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