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BISHKEK, 28 October     2019– The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) received the “Project of the Year” award for its activities related to “Linking the tourism industry to productive activities in the Issyk-Kul region of the Kyrgyz Republic”, which are funded by the Russian Federation.

DAR ES SALAAM, 9 November 2019 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and its partners initiated the roll-out of 500,000 ethanol cook stoves to households in various wards of Dar es Salaam.

ABU DHABI, 5 November 2019 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy of the Kingdom of Morocco (MASEN) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop and implement projects deploying advanced renewable energy technologies in Morocco and targeted African countries, with the aim of creating aspirations to support African countries on their path towards inclusive and sustainable industrial development.

ABU DHABI, 6 November 2019 On the sidelines of the eighteenth session of its General Conference, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) organized a side event on “Young Entrepreneurs as Drivers of Innovation and Job Creation for Competitive and Resilient Economies”.

ABU DHABI, 4 November 2019 - At a side-event sponsored by Finland at the eighteenth session of its General Conference, UNIDO launched its new Strategy for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, 2020-2023 to ensure that present and future industrial development pathways meet the needs of women and girls as well as of men and boys, thereby enabling them to fully participate as innovators, leaders and economic actors.
ABU DHABI, 7 November 2019 – The 18th session of the UNIDO General Conference concluded today, providing the Organization clear indications under the new Abu Dhabi Declaration, to accelerate ISID for the realization of the 2030 Agenda.
ABU DHABI, 5 November 2019 – On the third day of the 18th Session of its General Conference, UNIDO organized an event on innovative Cleantech solutions, supported by UNIDO and its partners, which showcased their high potential to address environmental challenges, especially as a catalyst for Climate Action and the Clean Energy Transition.

ABU DHABI, 5 November 2019 – On the sidelines of the eighteenth session of its General Conference, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) organized a side event on Industry 4.0, during which the UNIDO publication “BRICS+ E-commerce Development Report in 2018” was officially released.

SHANGHAI, 6 November 2019 – On the sidelines of the Second China International Import Expo (CIIE), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) launched its Industrial Development Report 2020 during a CIIE side event organized jointly with China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), with participation of senior policy makers and representatives of academia and enterprise.

ABU DHABI, 5 November 2019 - UNIDO launched its 2020 Industrial Development Report (IDR) on Industrializing in the digital age at an event held on the sidelines of the eighteenth Session of the UNIDO General Conference.