SOLOMON ISLANDS - MEETING

SOLOMON ISLANDS - MEETING

VIENNA, 1 March 2021 - UNIDO Director General LI Yong met Jeremiah Manele, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Solomon Islands, and discussed avenues of cooperation, building on commonalities between Solomon Islands' development priorities and UNIDO technical expertise, as the Solomon Islands are considering joining the Organization.

The Director General presented UNIDO's extensive ongoing support to Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in different technical fields - such as renewable energy, e-mobility, waste management, resilience building, and agri-business and fisheries, among others - within the framework of UNIDO SIDS Strategy 2019 - 2025.