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  • Japan supports ten UNIDO projects with US$7.29 million
    Japan supports ten UNIDO projects with US$7.29 million

    VIENNA, 19 April 2021 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Government of Japan are joining hands to implement ten new UNIDO projects with a total budget of US$7.29 million. At today’s kick-off event,  LI Yong, Director General of UNIDO, and Ambassador Takeshi

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  • UNIDO, Norway agree programme to support countries’ access to global markets
    UNIDO, Norway agree programme to support countries’ access to global markets

    VIENNA, 19 April 2021 – LI Yong, Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and Kjersti E. Andersen, Ambassador of Norway to Austria and Permanent Representative to UNIDO, have signed the Global Market Access Programme (GMAP) with a duration of five year

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  • India and UNIDO strengthen partnership for Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development
    India and UNIDO strengthen partnership for Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development

    NEW DELHI, 14 April 2021 - The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) of India’s Ministry of Commerce and Industry, and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), have signed an agreement to establish a Facility for International Cooperation on Inclusive

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  • Africa’s sustainable industrialization and diversification in the digital era and in the context of COVID-19
    Africa’s sustainable industrialization and diversification in the digital era and in the context of COVID-19

    ADDIS ABABA, 21 March 2021 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has presented its Industrial Development Report (IDR) 2020: Industrializing in the digital age at a side event of the UN Economic Commission for Africa Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning, an

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  • UNIDO at the WTO 2021 Aid for Trade Stocktaking event
    UNIDO at the WTO 2021 Aid for Trade Stocktaking event

    GENEVA, 23-25 March 2021 – Taking stock of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on trade and development, and charting a new way forward for the WTO-led Aid for Trade Initiative were the main objectives of a virtual event taking place from 23 to 25 March.

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  • Japan and UNIDO to help train auto mechanics in Sierra Leone
    Japan and UNIDO to help train auto mechanics in Sierra Leone

    FREETOWN, 23 March 2021 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Government of Japan will work together to help Sierra Leone bridge the skills gap in the country’s automotive repair and maintenance sector and to promote decent employment opportunities for youth. T

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  • Investment and technology transfer from Germany as driver for economic development in Europe and Africa
    Investment and technology transfer from Germany as driver for economic development in Europe and Africa

    BONN/BRUSSELS, 24 March 2021 - The UNIDO Investment and Technology Promotion Office (ITPO) Germany, in partnership with UNIDO Brussels Liaison Office, hosted the third UNIDO local event in the framework of EU Industry Week 2021 on the role of investments and technology transfer as driver for ec

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  •  Women’s leadership for climate-neutral and circular industries
    Women’s leadership for climate-neutral and circular industries

    VIENNA, 19 March 2021 - The post-pandemic economic recovery measures represent a unique opportunity to harness women’s full potential to reshape industrial development towards environmentally sound production, consumption and waste management practices. In this context, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and Finland have organized an online side event in the framework of the 65th session on the Commission on the Status of Women.

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  • UNIDO and partners publish a new Mini-Grid Policy Development Guide
    UNIDO and partners publish a new Mini-Grid Policy Development Guide

    VIENNA, 17 March 2021 – A mini-grid is a set of small-scale electricity generators interconnected to a distribution network that supplies electricity to a small, localized group of customers and operates independently from the national transmission grid. Mini-grids are a critical tool for achieving

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