Bilateral discussion with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

Bilateral discussion with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

VIENNA, 26 August 2020 - The Director General LI Yong had a bilateral discussion with Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), to discuss the good long-standing and future cooperation between UNIDO and UNECA. The organizations are committed to promote Africa’s inclusive and sustainable industrialization in the context of IDDA III implementation and support the beginning of trading under the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) while tackling the socio-economic impacts of the global COVID-19 crisis.