United Nations Industrial Development Organization


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United Nations Industrial Development Organization

(UNIDO), specialized agency of the United Nations. Headquartered in Vienna, it was organized in 1966 and made a specialized UN agency in 1985. UNIDO's mission is to promote industrial progress in developing nations. It mobilizes knowledge, skills, information, and technology in order to promote employment, aid in creating competitive economies, and foster a healthy environment in those nations it assists. UNIDO works with the cooperation of 173 member states, and has 36 country and regional offices and a variety of other offices. It acts as a global forum and as a technical cooperation agency, both generating and disseminating vital knowledge and designing and implementing specific programs to help in the industrial development of its client states.
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On the sidelines of the meeting, they will hold a joint session to discuss cooperation between the Arab Organization for the Development of Industry and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in the area of infrastructure and quality.
Foreign Minister Kadyrbek Sarbaev on Tuesday met with Head of Office of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization in Kyrgyzstan, Marat Usupov, reported the press service of the Kyrgyz Ministry of Foreign Affairs.Marat Usupov informed the Foreign Minister about UNIDO activities in attraction of investments and in particular Investment Platform for Central Asia and Caucasus Program.The Program aims to improve investment climate in Central Asia and Caucasus necessary to increase direct foreign investments and their positive impact on economies of the region.The Foreign Minister stressed importance of UNIDO efforts in bringing more investments and reiterated Kyrgyzstan's interest in implementation of this program.
It is imperative to cooperate with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) to achieve the aforementioned goal, the director general of Kuwait's Public Authority for Industry Abdulkarim Taqi told KUNA on the sidelines of UNIDO talks.
By becoming the newest liaison member of the Technical Committee of ISO on Innovation Management (ISO/TC 279), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) seeks to strengthen the existing cooperation between the two entities and further disseminate innovation tools, especially to foster entrepreneurship and enhance productivity, in developing countries.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan has recently been elected to the main policy making organs of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) during the 17th session of the General Conference held in Vienna from November 27 to December 01.
In partnership with the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and local executing partners, the Cleantech Open is launching six international cleantech accelerators in Pakistan, Armenia, India, Malaysia, South Africa and Turkey.
Expert from United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) & ILO presented the work progress on development of LMIS.
The workshop is organized by the Gulf Organization for Industrial Consulting in cooperation with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and lasts for several days.
Vienna, (SANA) -- Minister of Industry Fouad Eissa al-Jowni stressed on Tuesday the importance of enhancing cooperation between Syria and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) to contribute to achieving industrial development in Syria.During the opening of the 13th General Conference of UNIDO in Vienna, al-Jowni said in a speech that the objective of the 10th 5-year plan which started in Syria in 2006 is achieving an economic uplift without neglecting the social side.
Foreign Minister Kadyrbek Sarbaev took a note of relevance of opening of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization and expressed his hope for a fruitful cooperation in terms of implementation of concrete economic projects in Kyrgyzstan.The Foreign Minister expressed such opinion in a meeting with the head of UNIDO Office in Kyrgyzstan, Marat Usupov, where the views concerning prospects of cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and UNIDO were exchanged.The United Nations Industrial Development Organization is a specialized agency in the United Nations system, headquartered in Vienna, Austria.
Bakr Fattah Hussein, presented his credentials as Iraq's representative to the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).
VIENNA, Nov 9 (KUNA) -- Director of Arab administration in the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Basil Al-Khatib praised on Friday the level of cooperation between Kuwait and the organization in achieving sustainable developments.
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