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GENEVA, 1 October 2018 – A special session of the Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS) convened today in Geneva to discuss the potential of the technological innovations brought by the Fourth Industrial Revolution for powering connectivity that can lead to inclusive and sustainable industrial development.

MOSCOW - 5 October 2018 -  Policymakers, experts and academics from Germany, Austria, Brazil, Switzerland and Russia, came together at the Russian Energy Week to discuss how to how to deal with increasing volumes of waste and increasing demand for energy. At a session entitled “Strengthening international alliances for localization of Waste-to-Energy solutions”, participants shared experiences of the implementation of waste-to-energy solutions in their respective countries

RABAT, 26 September 2018 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has continued its global presentations of the 2018 Industrial Development Report (IDR): Demand for Manufacturing: Driving Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development.

KOUDOUGOU, 29 September 2018 – Under the patronage of the President of Burkina Faso, His Excellency Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, the First International Conference on Cotton and Textiles took place in Koudougou, from 27 to 29 September 2018.

CASABLANCA, 2 October 2018 – The Prime Minister of Morocco, Saad Eddine El Othmani, has presented awards to cleantech start-ups and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) for  technology innovations developed under the Global Cleantech Innovation Programme (GCIP) in Morocco.

VIENNA, October 3 2018 – A high-level conference on “Regional Cooperation to Accelerate Sustainable Energy Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries” has concluded with a strong international commitment of support to the Global Network of

BANGKOK, 2 October 2018 – The Global Programme on Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP Programme) today held its final workshop in the lead-up to the 5th edition of the UNIDO Green Industry Conference in Bangkok, Thailand.

BANGKOK, 3 October 2018 - The Fifth Green Industry Conference opened in Bangkok today, with a strong focus on the opportunities green growth could yield for businesses and emerging economies.

LIMA, 21 September 2018 – The Industrial Development Report 2018 (IDR 2018) was presented today at the Lima Chamber of Commerce and a panel of experts from the Peruvian government explored how the conclusions of the report could inform policy design and formulation in the country.

NEW YORK, 27 September 2018 - The President of Malta, Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, has been officially appointed a Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). The ceremony took place during a high-level meeting on the industrialization of Africa organized by UNIDO on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly.