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United Nations Industrial Development Organization

Also called UNIDO or ONUDI. An organization created by the United Nations in 1966 and charged with helping developing countries accelerate the pace of their industrialization. It also performs the same services for countries transitioning from communism to the free market.
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Budget Sources : UN Industrial Development Organization, Government Of Cote D'ivoire, Global Environment Fund Truste, Voluntary Contributions
Sheikha Hussa thanked UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Arab SMEs union and the Arab Though Foundation for their roles in launching the Arab economic activists council and contributions to the development in the Arab world.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Managing Director of Khuzestan Province Water and Electricity Organization Mohammad Reza Shamsayee said that his organization and the UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) are to enhance their cooperation.
UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Acting Kenya Representative Kawira Bucyana said that Kenya is therefore unable to take advantage of new trade opportunities.
These include primarily the specialized agencies--the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), International Labour Organization (ILO), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Bank, International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), International Maritime Organization (IMO), International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Universal Postal Union (UPU), World Meteorological Organization (WMO), UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)--and the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
He underlined the importance of bolstering an integrated partnership among all government and private institutions, praising the vital and supportive role of the United Nations organizations working in the field of environment and sustainable development, including the UN Industrial Development Organization, UN Environment Program and UN Development program.
He added that the Ministry cooperates with a number of international organizations, such as the World Bank, the Global Environment Facility, the UN Environment Programme and the UN Industrial Development Organization, the International Union for Nature Preservation and others to prepare for the future through updating the environmental strategy of the Sultanate and updating legislations and systems to keep pace with the national and world developments.
18 million according to Peter Wad of the Copenhagen Business School writing for the UN Industrial Development Organization.
ITC quality experts are now engaged in supporting an initiative by the UN Industrial Development Organization and the EU to accredit national laboratories.
5 per cent in the first quarter, indicating a recovery from the financial crisis, dpa cited the UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) as saying Wednesday.
Kandeh Yumkella is Director General of the UN Industrial Development Organization.
UN plans to create the UN Steering Committee on Tourism for Development (SCTD) and the seven agencies supporting the move include the International Labour Organization (ILO), International Trade Centre (ITC), UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), UN Development Programme (UNDP), UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the World Trade Organization (WTO).
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