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VIENNA, 25 May 2018 - The newly revised “Integrated Industrial Upgrading and Enterprise Development Approach” formulated by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) was the focus of an Expert Group Meeting (EGM) that ended today.

Vienna, 25 May 2018 – On 17 May 2018, the State of Palestine deposited its instruments of accession to the Constitution of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) with the Secretary-General of the United Nations, who is the depositary of the UNIDO Constitution, at the Treaty Section of the Legal Office of the UN Secretariat in New York.

JUBA, 25 May 2018 – Forty trainees, including staff from institutions working in the fields of food quality and safety management and support services in South Sudan, and small-scale agro-food processing business operators, food traders and consumers, took part in a training course in good practices for quality and safety of food as part of a project being implemented in South Sudan by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

MALMO, 24 May – The Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), LI Yong, has travelled to Sweden and Denmark to attend the 9th Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM9) and the 3rd Mission Innovation Ministerial (MI-3), both of which are being held during Nordic Clean Energy Week.

ST. PETERSBURG, 23 May 2018 - On the opening day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) 2018, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) organized an international forum.

VIENNA, 22 May 2018 – Interested participants can now register for a major Forum to be held on 18 June 2018 in Vienna, Austria, focusing on global value chains (GVCs) as drivers of structural change.

BUSAN, 21 May 2018 - The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to step up collaboration to boost Africa’s industrialization.

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, 16 May 2018 – The Vienna Energy Forum 2018 Special Session concluded yesterday with participants agreeing that the transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy is essential for the achievement of both the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement on climate change.
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.