United Nations Industrial Development Organization

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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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Many women entrepreneurs assisted by UNIDO in launching business ventures shared their success stories with the participants.
UNIDO is also a center for coordination of industrial activities of the member countries and these activities are carried out through close cooperation with regional economic institutions.
One of the ways that UNIDO can make an effective contribution is in enabling UK companies to participate in programmes where it is providing governments with technical assistance on industrialisation.
Surely you must understand the disconnect whereby countries are imposing sanctions on IDRO only to have international organizations like UNIDO continue close relations and support for IDRO and Iran.
Director General Li likewise paid tribute to former UNIDO Director-General and Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Domingo L.
UNIDO encourages establishing a strong partnership between governments and private sectors to achieve successful development, Li Yong said.
Daily News Egypt interviewed UNIDO Representative and Director Giovanna Ceglie to talk about the programme.
Islamabad -- ,,, UNIDO will continue to work for inclusive and sustainable industrial development in Pakistan with major focus on SMEs, said Mr.
This came as he received UNIDO's Director of Business, Investment and Technology Service Branch and Representative of General Manger of UNIDO in Vienna Dr.
He revealed that one of his ministry's priorities was the development of the small-scale industries' sector to contribute to the alleviation of poverty, disclosing holding of investment forum in the industrial sector in collaboration with the UNIDO in next September, which is to be followed by the celebration of the African Industrial Day.
Foreign Minister Ruslan Kazakbaev met with UNIDO Director General Kandeh Yumkella on the sidelines of the 3rd Ministerial Conference of the Paris Pact Initiative in Vienna on February 15.
The Islamic Republic of Iran's representative at the European Headquarters of the UN and the other Vienna based international organizations and the chairman of the five-day meeting, told the Islamic republic news agency on Friday, "On the last working day of the UNIDO General Assembly a resolution was passed on member countries' industrial programs and projects.