United Nations Industrial Development Organization

(redirected from UNIDO)
Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
FURTHER information about UNIDO can be obtained from the UK ITPO website, www.
In this advisory role, UNIDO can highlight and explain to the host government the strengths and capabilities of UK companies, thereby creating commercial opportunities and helping them to implement their investment plans quickly and efficiently.
Nadia Aftab, UNIDO Country Representative highlighted the importance of UNIDO assistance to uplift the local agribusinesses in Gilgit-Baltistan through improving their productive capacities, compliance with requirements and linking them to markets.
Federal Secretary, Ministry of Industries and Production, Amir Ashraf Khawaja, the guest of honor appreciated UNIDO efforts and highlighted the role of ministry in energy conservation and energy efficiency and also assured continuous support in such and other endeavours of UNIDO.
To mark the advanced state of bilateral relations, DG LI Yong on behalf of UNIDO and Chairperson Galina Karelova on behalf of the Council of the Eurasian Womens Forum signed a Joint Declaration, reaffirming the intention to upscale the mutually-reinforcing collaboration.
The participants were further informed that surgical cluster is one of the four selected industrial clusters under the CDI project where UNIDO's cluster development methodology is being implemented.
In his introductory remarks about the subject, Carlos Chanduvi, the Project Manager, highlighted the objective of cluster development event as well as pointed out the importance of the UNIDO training program.
Unido's present portfolio in the Philippines covers the industry, energy, environment and post-disaster economic recovery sectors.
He added they then dumped the body in the waters between Olango Island in Cordova town, Cebu and Bien Unido town in Bohol.
This came as His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, yesterday met Unido director general Li Yong on the sidelines of Unido 2016 Expo, which marks the 50th anniversary of the organisation's establishment.
Nasr commended the current cooperation between Egypt and UNIDO in many sectors, especially in the farming sector, after which the two sides discussed cooperation in agricultural greenhouse technology.
Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) in collaboration with UNIDO has recently organized a ceremony to celebrate the Women International Day 2016.