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Jan-29-2019

UNIDO Export Consortia Project – the success story in Colombia

The project developed in cooperation with the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism - MINCIT, and funded by the Korean…

Jan-24-2019

Aid for Trade Initiative for Arab States: Highlights on recent UNIDO’s achievements

The first phase of the Aid for Trade Initiative for the Arab States (AfTIAS) programme is now coming to an end. This initiative was a…

Jan-22-2019

Improved export capacity and consumer protection in Malawi through quality and standards

The final Steering Committee Meeting of the EU-funded “Development of a Robust Standardization, Quality Assurance, Accreditation and…

Jan-15-2019

UNIDO publishes latest vaccines paper, which focuses on an approach to identify market opportunities

VIENNA, 19 December 2018 –  UNIDO’s pharmaceutical team has published the latest in a series of papers designed to support the…

Jan-10-2019

UNIDO hosts high level delegation from Senegal during the 46th session of the Industrial Development Board

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) received a high level delegation from Senegal to review progress…

Jan-08-2019

Member States validate framework to upgrade the pharmaceutical industry in the West Africa region

ABIDJAN, 13 November 2018 – A joint framework of the Economic Community of West African…

Dec-18-2018

Germany partners with UNIDO to boost women empowerment in green industry; strengthen trade capacity building

VIENNA, 27 November 2017 – On the margins of 46th session of the Industrial Development Board (IDB), LI Yong, Director General…

Dec-13-2018

West Africa strengthens its consumer protection mechanism thanks to the support from the West Africa Quality System Programme

The French Accreditation Body (COFRAC) has just awarded two laboratories in Senegal attestations that extend their scope of…

Dec-11-2018

Malawi: Market access and trade capacity-building support for agro-industrial products (MATCB) project

Trade is an engine for growth that may lift many Malawians out of poverty. Currently, Malawi is unable to significantly penetrate…

Dec-06-2018

NQIP held Nigerian first GLOBALG.A.P Farm Assurers Training for Setting up GLOBALG.A.P Certification Bodies

The National Quality Infrastructure Project for Nigeria (NQIP) with overall objective to support the enhancement of the national…

Nov-29-2018

Promoting Regional Value Chains in Africa: A pathway for accelerating Africa’s structural transformation, industrialization and pharmaceutical production

This year’s Africa Industrialization Day focused on the important role that the pharmaceutical industry in Africa can play in assuring…