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VIENNA, 17 May 2018. Eight clean energy entrepreneurs from West Africa and Asia had the opportunity to pitch their projects directly to investors at the Private Financing Advisory Network’s (PFAN) second global Climate & Clean Energy Investment Forum.
VIENNA, 15 May 2018 - Innovative cleantech solutions were showcased today during the Vienna Energy Forum 2018 special spotlight on cleantech innovation and entrepreneurship for prosperity.

BARCELONA, 3-4 May 2018 – Public and private sector representatives from Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia came together to review the achievements of the UNIDO project “Promoting Women’s Empowerment (PWE) for Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region”, which was funded by the Italian government and which also received the label of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM).

VIENNA, 14 May 2018 – Participants at the Vienna Energy Forum 2018 Special Session (VEF2018) are focusing on the importance of energy system transformation, innovative climate technology, and partnerships for increasing access to energy around the world.

JAKARTA, 9 May 2018 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has hosted a two-day workshop on the topic, “China-Indonesia Small Hydropower International Cooperation and National Capacity Building in Indonesia”.

TORONTO, 11 May 2018 - The Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS) highlighted the opportunities the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) will bring to the global manufacturing sector as it addressed an audience in Canada through the latest edition of an international knowledge-sharing programme.

VIENNA, 14 May 2018 – During the 2018 Vienna Energy Forum, Hiroshi Kuniyoshi, Deputy to the Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), and Robert Zeiner, Head of International Programmes at the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), signed a funding agreement on the preparatory phase of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Clean Energy Centre (ECEC).

PARIS, 11 May 2018 – The Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), LI Yong has travelled to Paris to meet with the leadership of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) to sign a Joint Declaration, which will strengthen the co-operation between the two organizations.

LJUBLJANA, 8 May 2018 - In partnership with the European Commission, UNIDO and the Slovenian Ministry of Economic Development and Technology brought together more than 60 senior participants from governments, institutions and enterprises, as well as leading circular economy experts to discuss opportunities and challenges for the transition to a circular economy in to

PHNOM PENH, 09 May 2018 – The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) hosted a high-level delegation from the Shenzhen Foundation for International Exchange and Cooperation (SFIEC) to share experiences on the development of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and to explore investment opportunities in education, trade, commerce, agro-industry and infrastructure.