Tuesday, 30 September 2014
MASHHAD, Iran, 30 September 2014 – A new training centre that opened today in Mashhad, the second most populous city in Iran, will enhance the cluster development of the country’s shoemaking industry and strengthen the...
Monday, 29 September 2014
VIENNA, 29 September 2014 – As a clear sign of Switzerland’s support for the work of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and its focus on inclusive and sustainable industrial development, the Swiss...
UNIDO and Dell join forces to implement sustainable solution for e-waste management in Africa, Asia and Latin America
Monday, 22 September 2014
NEW YORK, 22 September 2014 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and Dell International LLC, the multinational technology solutions company, have signed an agreement to cooperate on identifying...
Thursday, 18 September 2014
ABUJA, 18 September 2014 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has handed over 30 low-pressure foam machines, worth around USD 1 million, to the government of Nigeria to strengthen the country’s...
Guiding Viet Nam’s business community towards sustainable consumption and production through corporate social responsibility
Wednesday, 17 September 2014
HANOI, 17 September 2014 – A sustainable domestic market is the key for employment, economic growth and social stability in Viet Nam, and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), together with the Office...
Tuesday, 16 September 2014
VIENNA, 16 September 2014 – Today’s International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer was warmly celebrated by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the other implementing agencies of the...
UNIDO supports the launching of the Entrepreneurship Curriculum Programme in the Republic of Cabo Verde
Monday, 15 September 2014
PRAIA, Cabo Verde, 15 September 2014 - For 2,700 young people in Cabo Verde, the new school year started today with a novelty: for two hours each week they will study a new subject - entrepreneurship. The Ministry of Education is...
Thursday, 11 September 2014
VIENNA, 11 September 2014 - LI Yong, the Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), congratulated the winners of the 2014 SEED Gender Equality Award and winners in other categories that...
UNIDO to pilot augmented and virtual reality knowledge transfer solutions to improve industrial skills in developing countries
Thursday, 11 September 2014
VIENNA, 11 September 2014 – UNIDO is partnering with EON Reality Inc., a leading company in virtual reality-based knowledge transfer for industry, education, and educational entertainment. UNIDO sees augmented and virtual...
Tuesday, 09 September 2014
NAIROBI, 9 September 2014 - Some 135 exhibitors from 18 countries are showcasing their processing, packaging and converting technology and materials, particularly for use in the food industry, at the East Afripack exhibition...