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ULAANBAATAR, 23 November 2018 – The findings an in-depth assessment aimed at strengthening Mongolia’s wool, cashmere and leather production industries and related academic institutions were presented today during a technical workshop, organized at the facilities of the National Association of Mongolian Agricultural Cooperatives.

VIENNA, 26 November 2018 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) today hosted the 19th meeting of the Vienna Energy Club at the Vienna International Centre. The Vienna Energy Club brings together main Vienna-based international organizations dealing with energy and serves as an informal platform for discussions and exchange of views. It meets twice every year in order to strengthen cooperation in bringing energy-related issues to the forefront of the public discussion.

ABUJA, 8 November 2018 – The Federal Government of Nigeria and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) today launched the pilot phase of a project to revise trade and entrepreneurship education curricula in Abuja, Nigeria. Funded by the Government of Japan, the project aims to provide students with technical trade and entrepreneurial knowledge and skills in order to promote social stability and economic development in vulnerable communities.

ULAANBAATAR, 21 November 2018 – The “Footwear Pattern Engineering” blended learning course was launched today during a ceremony organized at the Urlakh Erdem Fashion Design Institute (UEFDI) in Mongolia.

ADDIS ABABA, 22 November 2018 - The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have co-hosted the EIB Africa Day 2018 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

HANOI, 12 November 2018 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Vietnam Industrial Agency of the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade jointly organized a four-day training workshop on “Enhancing the quality of industrial policy in Viet Nam – White Paper on Vietnam’s New Industry Policy” in Hanoi, from 12 to 17 November 2018.

ZENATA, 19 November 2018 – The Zenata Development Company (SAZ) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) are joining forces to ensure the sustainability of the Zenata industrial park in Morocco.

HO CHI MIN CITY, 9 November 2018 – Viet Nam’s Ministry of Planning and Investments (MPI) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have organized an expert group meeting on the opportunities, challenges and barriers in relation to the development of eco-industrial parks (EIP) in Viet Nam.
VIENNA, 16 November – Standardization, awareness-raising, and regional co-operation – these were just some of the solutions to the many challenges faced by recycling industries globally, which were discussed at the Circular Economy: Development of Recycling Industries meeting.
TRIESTE, 15 November 2018 – Representatives of Italy’s private sector, academia and the regional government have gathered to discuss innovation, competitiveness and Industry 4.0 under the aegis of GMIS.