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ABU DHABI, 5 November 2019 – The Abu Dhabi Declaration was adopted today, on the third day of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization’s (UNIDO) General Conference, marking an important milestone for the Organization.
ABU DHABI, 4 November 2019 – LI Yong, the Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and Dmitry Pristanskov, State Secretary — Vice President at PJSC Norilsk Nickel (Nornickel), signed a Joint Declaration to support environmentally-sound technologies in the metals industry.
ABU DHABI, 3 November 2019 – LI Yong, Director General of UNIDO, and Rocío Ingred Barrios Alvarado, Minister of Production of the Republic of Peru, today signed the Implementation Agreement of the “Sustainable Industrial Zone (SIZ) Development in Peru” project funded by the GEF.
ABU DHABI, 3 November 2019 - LI Yong, the Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and Souleymane Diarrassouba, Minister of Trade and Industry of Côte d'Ivoire, exchanged letters on the commitment of the country to mobilize a financial contribution of € 120,000 to support the programming phase of the Programme for Country Partnership (PCP) for Côte d'Ivoire.
ABU DHABI, 3 November 2019 – On the sidelines of the 18th session of the General Conference of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), an official ceremony on the appointment of Ms. Elisabetta Illy as International UNIDO Goodwill Ambassador took place.
ABU DHABI, 3 November 2019 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) today held its Seventh Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development (ISID) Forum as part of the Organization’s 18th General Conference.
ABU DHABI, 3 November 2019 – The 18th session of the General Conference of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) opened today in Abu Dhabi under the theme “Industry 2030 – Innovate. Connect. Transform our Future.”

ABU DHABI, 2 November 2019 – During the 8th Least Developed Countries’ Ministerial Conference organized together with the 18th Session of the UNIDO General Conference, LI Yong, the Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and Jotham Napat Nauka, the Deputy Prime Minister of Vanuatu, decided to broaden and scale up UNIDO’s interventions in Vanuatu.

BANGKOK, 1 November 2019 – On the sidelines of the 35th ASEAN Summit, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), and Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization (TGO) organized a seminar on circular economy, waste management and sustainability.

NAIROBI, 29 October 2019 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) will implement the ‘Market Access Upgrade Programme (MARKUP)’ project, which is funded by the European Union (EU) and anchored within the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives.