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BUSAN, 21 May 2018 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to step up collaboration to boost Africa’s industrialization.

VIENNA, 17 May 2018. Eight clean energy entrepreneurs from West Africa and Asia had the opportunity to pitch their projects directly to investors at the Private Financing Advisory Network’s (PFAN) second global Climate & Clean Energy Investment Forum.
VIENNA, 16 May 2018 – The Vienna Energy Forum 2018 Special Session concluded yesterday with participants agreeing that the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy is essential for the achievement of both the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement on climate change.
VIENNA, 15 May 2018 - Innovative cleantech solutions were showcased today during the Vienna Energy Forum 2018 special spotlight on cleantech innovation and entrepreneurship for prosperity.

BARCELONA, 3-4 May 2018 – Public and private sector representatives from Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia came together to review the achievements of the UNIDO project “Promoting Women’s Empowerment (PWE) for Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region”, which was funded by the Italian government and which also received the label of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM).

VIENNA, 14 May 2018 – Participants at the Vienna Energy Forum 2018 Special Session (VEF2018) are focusing on the importance of energy system transformation, innovative climate technology, and partnerships for increasing access to energy around the world.

JAKARTA, 9 May 2018 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has hosted a two-day workshop on the topic, “China-Indonesia Small Hydropower International Cooperation and National Capacity Building in Indonesia”.

TORONTO, 11 May 2018 - The Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS) highlighted the opportunities the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) will bring to the global manufacturing sector as it addressed an audience in Canada through the latest edition of an international knowledge-sharing programme.

VIENNA, 14 May 2018 – During the 2018 Vienna Energy Forum, Hiroshi Kuniyoshi, Deputy to the Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and Robert Zeiner, Head of International Programmes at the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), signed a funding agreement on the preparatory phase of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Clean Energy Centre (ECEC).

PARIS, 11 May 2018 – The Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), LI Yong has travelled to Paris to meet with the leadership of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) to sign a Joint Declaration, which will strengthen the co-operation between the two organizations.