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Nov-20-2018

Metrology: a key enabler for realizing the Sustainable Development Goals

PARIS, 16 November 2018 - The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) joined the global metrology community at the…

Nov-13-2018

Malawi Bureau of Standards obtains internationally-recognized accreditation of its testing laboratory through the SQAM Project

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has the pleasure to announce that the Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS)…

Nov-08-2018

The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) won a WTPO award under UNIDO support

The World Trade Promotion Organization (WTPO) awards of the International Trade Centre (ITC) (the joint agency of the World Trade…

Nov-08-2018

Celebrating World Quality Day in South Africa

PRETORIA, 8 November 2018 - The South African Quality Institute (SAQI) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)…

Nov-06-2018

The fourth issue of the United Nations Pakistan magazine

The fourth issue of the United Nations Pakistan magazine for 2018 focuses on UNIDO’s 50th anniversary in Pakistan and its important…

Oct-30-2018

UNIDO conference - “From Lean Management to Industry 4.0”

UNIDO organized a conference on the topic “From Lean Management to Industry 4.0”, which took place in Minsk, Belarus, from 17 to…

Oct-25-2018

Celebrating 10 years of cooperation to improve quality and facilitate trade in Ghana

ACCRA, 18 October 2018 – The Trade Capacity Building Programme for Ghana today celebrated 10 years of activities aimed at developing a…

Oct-16-2018

Global Forum on naturally based and convergent technologies, 27-29 September, Sochi, Russia

An international forum to discuss nature-based and convergent technologies took place in the Russian city of Sochi, located on…

Oct-15-2018

World Standards Day 2018

Each year on 14 October, the members of IEC, ISO and ITU celebrate World Standards Day, which is a means of paying tribute to…

Oct-12-2018

Providing a voice for the voiceless in the Industry 4.0 era

VIENNA, 14 September 2018 – The international community, the United Nations and its specialized agencies in particular, need to work…

Oct-09-2018

The Arab Accreditation Cooperation (ARAC) held its 6th Annual Meetings in Amman

The Arab Accreditation Cooperation (ARAC), which aims at coordinating and developing the accreditation infrastructure in the Arab…

Oct-05-2018

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development

Every year, the United Nations celebrates 12th September as the UN Day for South-South Cooperation. South-South cooperation is a…