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Jul-06-2020

Voluntary Sustainability Standards Academic Advisory Council was launched

The Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS) Academic Advisory Council (AAC) was officially launched as a joint initiative of the United Nations…
Jul-02-2020

ITPO Bahrain successfully hosts virtual Enterprise Development & Investment Promotion Program (EDIP)

Against the backdrop of the challenges related to COVID-19, the UNIDO ITPO Bahrain successfully completed its 112th edition of the Enterprise…
Jun-30-2020

GMIS Virtual Edition 2020 to Address Glocalization and Digital Restoration

The GMIS Virtual Summit 2020 will take place from 4-5 September and will elaborate upon “Glocalization: towards inclusive and sustainable value…
Jun-29-2020

UNIDO and Japan to tackle impact of COVID-19 pandemic

Responding to global effects and disruptions caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, UNIDO, in collaboration with companies, promotes technology transfer…
Jun-26-2020

THE ARAB FOOD SAFETY AND ACCREDITATION WEEK 2020 SUCCESSFULLY CONDUCTED ONLINE

The Arab Food Safety and Accreditation week was organized online by UNIDO within the framework of the Arab Accreditation Cooperation (ARAC) and the…
Jun-25-2020

Responding to COVID-19: UNIDO launches Guidance for business continuity and recovery for MSME

27 June marks the Day of Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises. On that occasion UNIDO is launching a publication titled “Responding to the…
Jun-22-2020

Collaborative exchange between Indian and Colombian auto industry stakeholders

UNIDO supports exchange of expertise and the best practices pertinent to promotion of productivity improvement, innovation and industry 4.0 related…
Jun-19-2020

UNIDO launches global call on innovative ideas and technologies vs. COVID-19

Before the background of the immediate health emergency-related and socio-economic challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, especially in LDCs,…
Jun-17-2020

COVID-19: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION & INDUSTRIAL RECOVERY

It is evident that the Covid-19 outbreak has accelerated megatrends that were already ongoing, such as digitalization of industry, and is also…
Jun-12-2020

How to develop National Standardization Strategies

A national standardization strategy is a policy roadmap for a country to make certain that its national strategic priorities are supported by…
Jun-12-2020

SADC Regional Laboratory Association Announces Best Performing Member

A the 12th General Assembly meeting of the SADC Regional Laboratory Association (SRLA) held virtually on 27 May, the winner of the first-ever SRLA…
Jun-09-2020

TESTED & ACCEPTED: FACILITATING MUTUAL ACCEPTANCE OF TEST RESULTS

On the occasion of World Accreditation Day on 9 June 2020, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) launches a new publication…