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Jul-19-2018

Certified in Nigeria and Accepted Globally – NECA Global Certification Limited officially accredited by the Egyptian Accreditation Council

The efforts of the European Union funded UNIDO-National Quality Infrastructure Project (NQIP) at building capacity of certification…

Jul-17-2018

Quality Policy becomes mainstream in West Africa

With the adoption of the National Quality Policy (NQP) by Benin on 11th July 2018, a significant number of West African countries have…

Jul-09-2018

Opening of the wood and furniture testing center in Ghana

A video was produced to highlight the wood and furniture testing center opened in Ghana in February 2018. Commissioned by the United…

Jun-28-2018

Good Governance in QI crucial to implementation of WTO agreements

On 20 June 2018, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (…

Jun-22-2018

Set up of the ECOWAS Standards Compliance Mark: Already six national product certification bodies ready to protect the West African consumer and strengthen Quality Infrastructure in the region

A first pool of public Product Certification Bodies (PCBs) have recently obtained international recognition of their competence…

Jun-20-2018

Side Event on “Good Governance in developing modern Quality Infrastructure Systems”

UNIDO Department of Trade, Investment and Innovation (TII) has the pleasure to inform you that a side event on “Good…

Jun-20-2018

Private equity fund and UNIDO partner to develop sustainable bush–processing in Namibia

Baobab Capital (Pty) Ltd has agreed to co-fund a United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) project to support…

Jun-14-2018

Strengthening Myanmar's Quality Infrastructure for trade

The Norad-funded United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) project, “Strengthening National Quality…

Jun-12-2018

Turning bush encroachment control into an economic opportunity in Namibia

UNIDO in partnership with the Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and SME Development (MITSMED), with the financial support…

Jun-07-2018

Industry 4.0 for smart sustainable cities in Latin America

Innovative policies and regulatory frameworks are key to harnessing the potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the…