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LIMA, 11 December 2018 - Inaugurated by Peru's Vice Minister of SMEs and Industry, Javier Dávila, and by UNIDO’s Programme for Country Partnership (PCP) Peru Coordinator, Petra Schwager, a two-day consultation process allowed for the Peruvian Ministry of Production, through the National Productive Diversification Programme (PNDP), to present the guidelines for the formulation of the National Strategy for the Development of Industrial Parks that aims at promoting industrial dev

KATOWICE, 7 December 2018 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in collaboration with the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Secretariat and the Government of Thailand hosted an event on “South-South Technology Transfer for Energy Access in Clean Cooking” to highlight the success of Poznan Strategy for Technology Transfer and its multifaceted impacts.

Guangzhou, 14 December 2018 - The first World Eco-Design Conference (WEDC) kicked off today in Conghua, Guangzhou Province, China. With the support of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), the People's Government of Guangdong Province, and the China National Light Industry Council, WEDC represents a flagship event in the field of eco-design industry development initiated by the China Industrial Design Association (CIDA).

KATOWICE, 14 December 2018 - In the recently launched landmark report of the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the world’s leading scientists warned that we only have 12 years to prevent the global environmental catastrophe caused by irreversible climate change.
CAIRO, 13 December 2018 – In his discussion with LI Yong, the Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi reiterated Egypt’s commitment to increasing UNIDO programmes to meet Egypt’s industrial development goals.
BISSAU, 10 December 2018 - The Guinea Bissau Sustainable Energy International Conference was attended by 150 participants from Guinean public institutions, private sector, financiers, NGOs and academic institutions. The event was organized by the Government of Guinea Bissau, in partnership with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the ECOWAS Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (ECREEE) and the Lusophone Association of Renewable Energies (ALER), supported by the Global Environment Facility (GEF).

SCHARNHAUSEN, 7 December 2018 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the WorldSkills Foundation and Festo Didactic convened the Annual Meeting of the Learning and Knowledge Development Facility (LKDF), which was hosted in Festo’s Technologiefabrik in Scharnhausen, Germany.

VIENNA, 28 November 2018The 46th session the Industrial Development Board (IDB), which inter alia reviews the implementation of the UNIDO work programme and makes policy recommendations to the General Conference welcomed the offer by the Government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to host the next General C

NEW YORK, 29 November 2018 – As part of the Global South-South Development Expo 2018, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) convened a thematic solution forum on sustainable urban-industrial development along the Belt and Road.

VIENNA, 7 December 2018 - World manufacturing output rose by 3.2 percent in the third quarter of 2018, lower than the 3.4 percent recorded in the second quarter, according to World Manufacturing Production: Statistics for Quarter III, 2018, published by