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SAPPORO, JAPAN, 27 September 2019 – UNIDO and The Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan (SCEJ) announced the Sapporo Declaration on the United Nations’ SDGs during the 18th Asian Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress under the theme “Sapporo 2019 - Chemical Engineering for Human Well-Being”, which was opened by Sapporo City Mayor Katsumoto Akihiro.

ADDIS ABABA, 14 October 2019 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Ethiopian Ministry of Trade and Industry agreed on the delivery of technical cooperation services within the capacity development component of the Integrated Agro-industrial Park Support Project (IAIP-SP), which seeks to achieve inclusive and sustainable agro-industrialization through the fu

ULAANBAATAR, MONGOLIA, 31 August 2019 - Within the framework of the EU-funded “Support to Employment Creation in Mongolia (SECiM C2)” project, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in collaboration with the World Packaging Organization (WPO) organized on-site assessments to improve packaging in meat and dairy industries in Mongolia.

GUANAJUATO, 11 October 2019 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and GMIS Connect Mexico organized a series of thematic panels on best practices associated with strategic approaches for circular economy, innovation and quality infrastructure to access market and integrate into value chains within the context of t

Phnom Penh, 4 October 2019 –The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Cambodian Ministry of Industry and Handicraft (MIH), in partnership with the Republic of Korea, successfully organized the second training programme on “Leveraging Global Value Chains for Industrial Development” from 3 to 4 October 2019 at the Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority (PPWSA).

NEW YORK, 30 September 2019 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) actively participated in numerous high-level activities surrounding the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), which took place from 17 to 27 September in New York, including by organizing a series of high-level events.

Interested participants can now register for the 2019 Forum on Globalization and Industrialization to be held on 19 November 2019 at the UNIDO HQ in Vienna, Austria.

ASTRAKHAN, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, 3 October 2019 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Government of the Russian Federation organized a 10-day study tour in Astrakhan, Russian Federation, for a delegation of Ethiopian line government institutions and private sector.

VIENNA, 30 September 2019 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has launched a project to improve the capacity, productivity and quality of the agricultural and food production and processing sector in Quannan, a county located in the far southwest of Jiangxi province in China. The project supports the country's national poverty alleviation strategies and policies.

VALENCIA, 4 October 2019 - The City of València hosted the 9th Green Standards Week from 1 to 4 October, organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) together with Spain's  Ministry of Economy and Business and the Secretary of State for Digital Advancement. More than 25 partners, including the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), also co-organized the event.