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LIMA, 13 September 2018 - Authorities and experts from Latin America and Europe have participated in the "First Circular Economy Forum: Production of the Future", an event where policies focused on the circular economy were discussed with the aim of creating new businesses that will reduce environmental impact and create employment.

NANNING, 13 September 2018 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is increasing its engagement in global e-commerce promotion, most recently through its participation in the 15th China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit, which sought to deepen cross-border e-commerce development between China and ASEAN countries as well as to facilitate trade facilitation within the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

SAO PAULO, 11 September 2018 - The latest edition of this international knowledge-sharing programme, the Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS), has addressed the transformative opportunities and challenges that the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) will bring to Brazil’s manufacturing sector.

CHOLPON-ATA, 1 September 2018 – UNIDO’s project focusing of linking the tourism industry to productive activities in the Issyk-Kul region of the Kyrgyz Republic held its third Steering Committee meeting today to review the progress made in its implementation and plan future activities.

VIENNA, 11 September 2018 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has organized an international expert group meeting on mercury waste management. The meeting brought together more than 75 representatives from the private sector, member states, international organizations, academia and civil society.
LIMA, 11 September - 2018 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in partnership with Peru’s  Ministry of Production (PRODUCE) and Ministry Environment (MINAM) and the European Union (EU) are organizing the first International Forum on the Circular Economy in Lima.

VIENNA, 11 September 2018 - Continuing uncertainties related to trans-Atlantic trade, the so-called 'Brexit", and economic sanctions have weakened the dynamism of global industrial growth seen in 2016-2017 but it is expected to remain stable in 2018, according to a report released today by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

VIENNA, 11 September 2018 - The 20th anniversary of the establishment of G-77 Vienna Chapter has been marked by a ceremony during which His Excellency, Carlos Játiva, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Ecuador, Chair of the Group, unveiled a commemorative plaque in the Vienna International Centre.

XIAMEN, 8 September 2018 – Ten mechanical and electrical equipment (MME) enterprises from the province of Fujian have met international standards for environment management and occupational health and have been awarded certificates during the China International Fair for Investment and Trade.

XIAMEN, 8 September 2018 – The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has participated in events during the 20th China International Fair for Investment and Trade (CIFIT) held in the city of Xiamen, Fujian province.