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  • Africa Industrialization Week 2021 at UNIDO
    Africa Industrialization Week 2021 at UNIDO

    ​​​​​​​VIENNA, 23 November 2021 - A series of webinars on themes such as the Fourth Industrial Revolution, climate-related challenges in industrialization, and opportunities for Japanese and other international investors on the African continent, marked the beginning of Africa Industrialization Week 2021 at the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

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  • UNIDO at COP26: industrial development and climate change
    UNIDO at COP26: industrial development and climate change

    GLASGOW, 16 November 2021 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization sent a delegation of four women and three men to the COP 26 UN Climate Change Conference to deliver important messages about the role of industry in saving the planet and its people from global warming.

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  • UNIDO and Armenia strengthen partnership with the signing of the Country Programme 2022-2026
    UNIDO and Armenia strengthen partnership with the signing of the Country Programme 2022-2026

    YEREVAN, 16 November 2021 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Government of Armenia have signed a Country Programme (CP) for inclusive and sustainable industrial development in Armenia 2022-2026. The new CP represents the first comprehensive programm

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  • Egypt: UNIDO and Switzerland fostering inclusive green growth
    Egypt: UNIDO and Switzerland fostering inclusive green growth

    CAIRO, 11 November 2021 - UNIDO and the Government of Switzerland solidified their fruitful partnership with a visit to the Inclusive Green Growth in Egypt (IGGE) project’s counterparts and beneficiaries in the Luxor and Qena governorates in Upper Egypt.

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  • Experts make recommendations for the development of the International Hydrogen Energy Centre
    Experts make recommendations for the development of the International Hydrogen Energy Centre

    VIENNA, 10 November 2021 – First Expert Group Meeting makes recommendations for the focus areas for the IHEC’s work

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  • World’s largest steel and concrete buyers make game-changing push for greener solutions
    World’s largest steel and concrete buyers make game-changing push for greener solutions

    GLASGOW, 9 November 2021 – The governments of the United Kingdom (UK), India, Germany and Canada, under the new Industrial Deep Decarbonization Initiative (IDDI), today announced a pledge that sends a clear message to heavy industry – “If you make low-carbon steel and concrete, we’ll buy it”.

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  • UNIDO and the China International Development Cooperation Agency to strengthen South-South and triangular cooperation
    UNIDO and the China International Development Cooperation Agency to strengthen South-South and triangular cooperation

    VIENNA, 28 October 2021 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the China International Development Cooperation Agency (CIDCA) intend to strengthen South-South and triangular cooperation for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals in developing countrie

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  • UNIDO Global Call 2021 - winners announced
    UNIDO Global Call 2021 - winners announced

    REMSCHEID, 26 October 2021 – Four winners have been announced at the UNIDO Global Call 2021 Award Ceremony. The awards for innovative solutions in cleantech and sustainable land management were announced in a live ceremony after almost 300 applications from 71 countries were reviewed by an expert jury.

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  • Uruguay Circular Awards 2021
    Uruguay Circular Awards 2021

    MONTEVIDEO, 27 October 2021 - The winners of the third Uruguay Circular Awards have been announced. Six awards and five mentions were given to recognize efforts to integrate circular economy processes in different areas of Uruguay's industry and society. The initiative is promoted by the United Nations Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) Uruguay Programme, the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining (MIEM), the National Development Agency (ANDE) and UNIDO.

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  • Using nature in infrastructure projects could save US$248bn per year—study
    Using nature in infrastructure projects could save US$248bn per year—study

    GENEVA, 25 October 2021 - New UNIDO-backed Resource Centre launches ahead of COP26 to build business case for natural solutions to infrastructure challenges.

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