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UNIDO Manuals on Preparing Industrial Feasibility Studies and Evaluating Industrial Projects

This CD-ROM containsan trial version of the UNIDO software COMFAR and six UNIDO publications.

Order No.: ID/CD.1

ISBN: 92-1-106425-2

Price: EURO 55.00 including shipping charge

How to Start Manufacturing Industries: Technological and Investment Perspectives: Volumes I to V 1981-1996
A series of plant profiles to assist entrepreneurs in developing countries to establish manufacturing concerns in selected industrial sectors. Each profile contains a brief description of the manufacturing process involved; the necessary raw materials, machinery and equipment; and labour, investment and production costs. It does not go into details, nor is it a replacement for a feasibility study; it is intended only to stimulate project promoters and sponsors in developing countries and to help identify suitable products for manufacture at home.
Date: 1981 to 1996
Order No.: ID/CD.2; ISBN: 92-1-106439-2
Price: EURO 15.00 including shipping charge
A Manual on the Essential Oil Industry
A manual on production, processing and commercialization of essential oils and aromatic plants. The manual covers: 1) development of essential oil industries in developing countries, 2) agro technology of aromatic plants, 3) the isolation of aromatic materials from natural plant products, 4) analysis and quality assessment of essential oils, 5) formulation and evaluation of fragrance for perfumery, cosmetics and related products, and 6) commercialization of essential oils and aroma chemicals.
Date: 1995
Order No.: ID/CD.3; ISBN: 92-1-106437-6
Price: EURO 15.00 including shipping charge
Investment Project Preparation and Appraisal (IPPA) Teaching Materials
The CD contains 7 teaching materials for a training programme in investment project preparation and appraisal. The teaching materials cover analysis and appraisal of new and expansion investment projects from the point of view of direct stakeholders such as investors, financiers, guarantors and suppliers and also a project's impact on the regional or national economy. The view of investment analysis is comprehensive, linking the commercial and larger external environment in which a project is to function. The teaching materials are organized in 7 Modules: 1) Overview, 2) Market Analysis and Marketing, 3) Technical Analysis, 4) Financial Analysis, 5) Economic Analysis, 6) Expansion/Modernization Projects, and 7) Project Appraisal. More...
Date: 2005
Order No.: ID/CD.4; ISBN: 92-1-106427-9
Price: EURO 15.00 including shipping charge
Technology Foresight: A UNIDO-ICS Initiative for Latin America and the Caribbean, Workshop, Trieste, Italy, 7-9 December 1999
Workshop Proceedings
Date: 2000
Order No.: ID/CD.5; ISBN: 92-1-106438-4
Price: EURO 15.00 including shipping charge
Regional Forum on Industrial Cooperation and Partnership in Central and Eastern Europe and the Newly Independent States Budapest, Hungary 11-12 October 2000
Includes 10 reports from the Forum and the final report.
Date: 2000
Order No.: ID/CD.6; ISBN: 92-1-106440-6
Price: EURO 15.00 including shipping charge
UNIDO Industrial Development Reports 2002/2003-2004-2005. Including background papers to Industrial Development Report 2005
This cd is a compilation of the three UNIDO Industrial Development Reports published by UNIDO since 2002. More...
Date: 2003 to 2005
Order No.: ID/CD.7; ISBN: 92-1-106441-4
Price: EURO 30.00 including shipping charge
Manuel qualité pour les filières cotonnières UEMOA
The Manual consists of six documents, including one "Quality Plan" and five "Technical Guides," namely: (1) Production of Quality Cotton, (2) Ginning of Quality Cotton, (3) African Cotton Quality Standards, (4) Classification of Cotton Fibre, and (5) Cotton Trade Practices. The "Quality Plan" is a transverse document, which contains the procedures associated to the implementation of the activities described in the five "Technical Guides." The Manual can also be purchased as printed material. More...
Date: 2006
Order No.: ID/CD.8; ISBN: 92-1-206190-7
Price: EURO 15.00

Videos
Videos are available only in PAL except for the French versions. The French versions are available only in SECAM
Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT)
Drawing attention to build-operate-transfer (BOT) schemes as an innovative means of promoting private investment and technology transfer for industrial public infrastructure development, the film shows the establishment of guidelines, standard contracts and procedures, technical and policy advice and capacity building.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 12 minutes
Language: English
Date: 1998
Order No.: Video 98/01
Price: EURO10.00
Danger and Hope
Features the problem of artisanal gold mining in Surinam. This industry is expanding rapidly due to the adverse economic situation that leaves little alternative means of subsistence to miners in the area facing the threat of mercury pollution. UNIDO is working in partnership with the Surinam Government focusing on low-cost solutions such as reports which should ensure environmentally-friendly mining in the future.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length 9 minutes
Language: English
Date: 1998
Order No.: Video 98/02
Price: EURO10.00
Getting it Right
Describes how the introduction of environmentally sound technologies proposed by UNIDO simultaneously reduced pollution discharge and increased productivity in two industries. In Chile, technical innovations and improved processing in the fishing industry radically reduced effluent discharge into the sea and cut production costs. In India, installation of a chrome recovery and reuse system for the leather tanning industry minimized the generation of chromium sulfate hazardous waste and improved production efficiency.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 7 minutes
Language: English
Date: 1998
Order No.: Video 98/03
Price: EURO10.00
Lifting the Clouds
This video shows how a factory in Romania was cleaned-up by a UNIDO project. Featuring a lead and zinc smelter before and after the clean-up, the video tells how the plant engineers and workers were assisted by an international team of UNIDO experts in the introduction of good housekeeping methods at the factory. People of the Copsa Mica village tell how their lives were changed and their health improved after the smelter introduced the measures. The video also brings interviews with staff of the plant and a UNIDO director.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 6 minutes
Language: English
Date: 1997
Order No. : Video 97/01
Price: EURO10.00

Women in Industry
This video presents three new features on people;s life: 1) "Platform for the Future" tells how simple technology can improve life, alleviate hard manual work and create an income for women in some of Africa's least developed countries; 2) "Made to Last" tells how a training scheme for Kenya's leather industry sponsored by UNIDO has lifted the quality of their products and enhanced their export value; 3) "Making a Difference" tells how a group of Tanzanian women have transformed themselves into successful entrepreneurs with thriving food processing businesses following a training programme sponsored by UNIDO.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 12 minutes
Language: English
Date: 1997
Order No.: Video 97/02
Price: EURO10.00
Enterprising Africa
This video focuses on small- and medium-sized industries, illustrating the social and economic impact of SMEs on people's lives in Morocco, Uganda, Senegal and Tanzania. It shows how SMEs can change the economic climate and act as a motor for the national economies of these countries.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 16 minutes 45 seconds
Languages: English, French
Date: 1997
Order No.: Video 97/03
Price: EURO10.00
Reforming Senegal's Fishing Sector
Featuring the problems faced by the fishing industry in Senegal, this video shows how appropriate reforms have averted the crisis that would have occurred if the European Union had banned Senegalese fish products.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 3 minutes 25 seconds
Languages: English, French
Date: 1997
Order No.: Video 97/04
Price EURO10.00
Sweet Success in the Sugar Industry
Prepared in connection with the UNIDO-sponsored DESIRE (DEmonstration in Small Industries for Reducing wastE) programme, this video illustrates the problems of waste in cane sugar processing, and the success that has been achieved by applying the DESIRE methodology in the Mexican sugar industry.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 8 minutes
Language: English
Date: 1997
Order No.: Video 97/05
Price: EURO10.00
Sustainable Industrial Development
UNIDO programmes build on the three elements of sustainable development: making industries more competitive; creating productive employment; and minimizing the impact of industry on the environment. This video focuses on three projects: fisheries in Chile, leather in Kenya, and pulp and paper in India, in which UNIDO has integrated all three concerns to promote sustainable industrial development.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 9 minutes 25 seconds
Languages: English, French, Spanish
Date: 1997
Order No: Video 97/06
Price: EURO10.00
From Promise to Reality - Investing in Africa's Industrial Future
This video features UNIDO's main partners in Africa: policy makers, entrepreneurs and other key partners in the private sector. It shows UNIDO's three approaches to resource mobilization: subcontracting, joint ventures and technical cooperation projects. The main emphasis is on partnerships between UNIDO and governments; governments and industry; UNIDO and industry; and between small and large firms within the manufacturing sector.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 15 minutes
Languages: English, French
Date: 1996
Order No.: Video 96/01
Price: EURO10.00
Cleaner Production / A global Trend
This video presents a worldwide selection of UNIDO-funded cleaner production demonstration projects: fish processing in Chile; textiles in India; electroplating in the Czech Republic; cement-making in Egypt; and brewing in Zimbabwe. In all of these cases the participating firms reduced waste and increased profits.
Available in U-matic high band for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 4 minutes
Languages: English, German
Date: 1996
Order No.: Video 96/02
Price: EURO10.00
Ganancias sin Residuos
This video presents cleaner industrial production as a strategy applied to the existing manufacturing processes to enhance their efficiency and reduce human and environmental risks. It focuses on technical cooperation projects in the fishery industry in Chile; the sugar industry in Mexico; and the textile sector in Brazil.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 14 minutes
Language: Spanish
Date: 1996
Order No.: Video 96/03
Price: EURO10.00
National Cleaner Production Centres
Presenting the joint initiative of UNIDO and the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) for the establishment of national cleaner production centres, this video shows it to be an effective means of creating national capacity to promote cleaner production and ensuring its sustained application in industry, thereby saving water, energy and materials. The centres are the hub of a network of people and organizations specializing in cleaner industrial production in the country, and provide in-plant demonstrations, training, information dissemination and policy assessment and advice.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 9 minutes
Languages: English, Spanish
Date: 1996
Order No.: Video 96/04
Price: EURO10.00

From Waste to Profits - the Indian Experience
This video presents cleaner industrial production as a strategy applied to the existing production systems to enhance their efficiency and reduce human and environmental risk, emphasizing the avoidance of waste generation in the production process and saving materials, water and energy. Produced as part of a training kit, it explains UNIDO's programme on cleaner production and presents achievements in five small- and medium-sized plants that participated in demonstration projects.
Available in U-matic high band for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 20 minutes
Language: English
Date: 1996
Order No.: Video 96/05
Price: EURO15.00
Republic of Guinea - Africa's Hidden Treasure
It shows Guinea rich in natural resources with potential for international investment. The government has introduced reforms in commerce and improvements in the banking system, as well as in the infrastructure to attract foreign investment.
Available in Betacam for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length 12 minutes
Languages: English, French
Date: 1996
Order No.: Video 96/06
Price: EURO10.00
ESID - Ecologically Sustainable Industrial Development
Prepared as part of the Training Course on Ecologically Sustainable Industrial Development, this video package contains seven films: Our Common Future (13 minutes); Greenbucks (24.30 minutes); Pollution Prevention: Swedish Experience (21 minutes); Competitive Edge (17 minutes); Money Down the Drain (18 minutes); Development and the Environment: A New Partnership (18 minutes); and Paper Forest (27 minutes).
Available in U-matic high band for broadcast purposes and VHS (PAL) for other use
Length: 2 hours, 18 minutes
Language: English
Date: 1995
Order No.: Video 95/01
Price: EURO25.00
Subcontracting and Partnership Exchange
Presenting UNIDO's programme for the establishment of sub-contracting and partnership exchanges, this video highlights successful UNIDO projects in Colombia, Peru and Tunisia, and the establishment of regional programmes for the Latin American and Arab regions. It includes lively interviews with large contracting firms, small subcontractors and suppliers, and with managers of sub-contracting exchanges.
Edited master: U-matic high band/PAL system
Length: 18 minutes
Languages: English, French
Date: 1995
Order No: Video 95/02
Price: EURO15.00
The Keys to Progress
Focusing on the positive relationship between training, industrial development and social-economic progress in Africa, this video emphasizes the continent's industrial diversity and thus the wide variety of assistance required and the skills to be learned. The film introduces four elements: the importance of education; introduction of basic industry into rural areas; developing small industry in urban areas and specialized training and development for larger industries. It is illustrated with examples in Burkina Faso, Egypt, Kenya, Mali and Zimbabwe.
Edited master: U-matic high band/PAL system
Length: 18 minutes
Languages: English, French
Date: 1995
Order No: Video 95/03
Price: EURO15.00
Private Industry - Engine of Progress
This video deals with efforts to promote industrialization within the Industrial Development Decade for Africa (IDDA). It focuses on private sector development as the engine of industrial development in the Ivory Coast, Ghana, Madagascar, Tunisia and Uganda, and illustrates the prerequisites at policy, institutional and business environment levels, essential for private enterprise to flourish. The video covers industry-service and company level matters and depicts the crucial role that international organizations can play in private sector development.
Available in U-matic high band for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 3 minutes 25 seconds
Languages: English, French
Date: 1994
Order No.: Video 94/01
Price: EURO10.00
ASEAN Song
This video portrays a successful exhibit of handcrafted objects made in Southeast Asia at the Museum of Ethnology in Vienna, Austria. The exhibit was the culmination of a UNIDO project to develop entrepreneurship and export orientation among artisans and to change the image of handicrafts from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand.
Available in U-matic high band for broadcast purposes and VHS for other use
Length: 6 minutes
Language: English
Date: 1994
Order No.: Video 94/02
Price: EURO10.00