5th BRICS Industry Minister’s Meeting

5th BRICS Industry Minister’s Meeting

VIENNA, 24 August 2020 - The Director General LI Yong participated in the 5th BRICS Industry Minister’s Meeting wherein he endorsed a Joint Declaration to commence the implementation of the BRICS Partnership on New Industrial Revolution (PartNIR).

This initiative endeavors to deepen BRICS cooperation in the fields of digitalization, industrialization and innovation. UNIDO has agreed to collaborate together with the BRICS in establishing a Center of Industrial Competences.