UNIDO report offers global connectedness ranking, says knowledge networks can achieve development goals
Monday, 14 November 2011
VIENNA, 14 November 2011 – A report presented today by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) establishes a new Connectedness Index, the first attempt to measure knowledge networks for private sector...
Thursday, 03 November 2011
VIENNA, 3 November 2011 – QUINVITA, a global industrial crop technology company that focuses on deploying new technologies in alternative energy crops like Jatropha curcas, and the United Nations Industrial Development...
Thursday, 27 October 2011
VIENNA, 27 October 2011 - Tuvalu, a Polynesian island nation in the Pacific Ocean, has become the 174th Member State of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). In a letter addressed to the Minister for...
UNIDO’s new Institute to focus on sustainable industrial development and negotiating environmental treaties
Monday, 24 October 2011
VIENNA, 24 October 2011 – A new Institute launched by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) will offer training on key issues relating to sustainable industrial development and will serve as a catalyst...
Wednesday, 12 October 2011
COPENHAGEN, 12 October 2011 – The Director-General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Kandeh K. Yumkella, said today that his organization’s Green Industry concept is proving to be a crucial...
Monday, 10 October 2011
OSLO, 10 October 2011 - The Norwegian Government today launched Energy+, a global initiative to finance access to renewable energy, energy efficiency and low carbon development in developing countries. Energy+ was launched at...
Monday, 03 October 2011
TOKYO/VIENNA, 3 October 2011 – Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) will hold the Tokyo Green Industry Conference from 16 to 18 November.The...
Friday, 30 September 2011
VIENNA, 30 September 2011 – The implementation of the Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plan for Africa (PMPA) was the focus of a workshop that ended at the headquarters of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization...
UN Secretary-General launches high-level group to implement his new sustainable energy for all initiative
Tuesday, 20 September 2011
NEW YORK, 20 September 2011 – The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today launched his new energy access initiative and a high-level group to implement it. The initiative seeks to achieve the goal of Sustainable Energy...
Carbon capture and storage has great potential in industrial applications, is a cost-effective option for reducing CO2 emissions, says IEA- UNIDO report
Tuesday, 20 September 2011
BEIJING, 20 September 2011 - A new technology roadmap on carbon capture and storage, or CCS, in Industrial applications, released today in Beijing, shows that CCS has the potential to reduce CO2 emissions from industrial...