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Nov-27-2018

UNIDO, ECOWAS deepen cooperation during visits to Vienna and Brussels

VIENNA/BRUSSELS, 9 November 2018 – A delegation of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) led by Mamadou Traoré,…

Nov-26-2018

UNIDO and Switzerland launch Global Quality and Standards Programme project in Peru

LIMA, 26 November 2018 – Peru’s Ministry of Production (Produce), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO…

Nov-22-2018

Bali Conference discusses unlocking Industry 4.0 for Asia and the Pacific countries

BALI, November 2018 – The first Regional Conference on Industrial Development (RCID) with the theme of “Unlocking the Potential of…

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…