We need a fundamental change in how we produce, consume and exchange goods. This is how we green our economies, our growth strategies, our industries, our transportation systems, our buildings and our homes. In the process, we will create new green jobs and businesses, stimulate green investments, and encourage green innovations. This is what UNIDO, UNEP, ESCAP and ILO are trying to achieve with their various green initiatives...
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To you our graduates, you have to enjoy this moment and this great day as you march on to become adults; dream great dreams about life in the universities you will be attending in a few months... more
Fifteen or twenty years ago, the lot of the development economist was quite astraightforward one... more
It gives me great pleasure to welcome you all to this important global conference,which is being co-hosted by UNIDO together with the Government of Austria and theInternational Institute for Applied Systems Analysis in this wonderful setting of theHofburg Palace in Vienna... more