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CERNOBBIO, 28 September 2018 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has had a prominent role in the World Manufacturing Forum 2018, a two-day event where global policy experts, industrial leaders and eminent academic and research innovators have addressed and discussed the challenges and trends in global manufacturing.

GENEVA, 26 September 2018 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has organized an event to introduce the Global Quality and Standards Programme (GQSP) to representatives from the main Swiss quality infrastructure institutions and representatives from national standards bodies from six countries: Colombia, Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan, Peru, South Africa and Ukraine.

SOCHI, 28 September 2018 – An international forum to discuss nature-based and convergent technologies is taking place in the Russian city of Sochi, located on the Black Sea coast. The event is organized by Russia’s National Research Centre Kurchatov, in cooperation with the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade, and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

ANKARA, 27 September 2018 – Fashion shows are not often associated with development projects, but it made perfect sense today as a group of Syrian women refugees showcased the skills they acquired through a vocational training in apparel manufacture. The project in Turkey was funded by Japan and implemented by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

ABIDJAN, 25 septembre 2018 – L’ONUDI a confirmé sa position de partenaire incontournable du développement industriel en Côte d’Ivoire au cours de la 7ème édition de la CGECI ACADEMY – le Forum Économique Annuel du secteur privé ivoirien – organisé du 25 au 26 Septembre 2018 sous le thème « Cap sur l’industrialisation, un défi pour tous ».

NEW YORK, 26 September 2018 – High-level representatives of governments, development finance institutions and UN agencies, together with representatives of the private sector, non-governmental organizations and academia, met today at the United Nations Headquarters to discuss how inclusive and sustainable industrial development can support the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement.
NEW YORK, 25 September 2018 - International policymakers from national governments, United Nations Permanent Missions and United Nations entities have gathered to discuss leveraging advanced manufacturing technologies for the future of the global economy, environment and society. The event has been organized by the Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS), the Permanent Mission of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Mohammed Bin Rashid Initiative for Global Prosperity.
VIENNA, 25 September 2018 – The China International Import Expo (CIIE) will take place from 5-10 November 2018 in Shanghai, China. The Expo is supported by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in cooperation with China’s Ministry of Commerce, the Municipal Government of Shanghai and other line ministries and stakeholders.
VIENNA, 24 September 2018 - Under the Programme for Country Partnership (PCP), a United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) delegation, led by Bassel El Khatib, will today start a first round of bilateral and multilateral meetings in the Kingdom of Morocco.

VIENNA, 14 September, 2018 - The first event of the SDGs Solution Talks series, a joint initiative of the Social City Vienna platform and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), has taken place at the Vienna International Centre.