One of the poorest countries in the world, Mozambique is extremely rich in natural resources. But while the extractive industry provides important revenues for the country’s economic development, it also creates deep social problems.
NEW DELHI, 28 October 2010 – Kandeh K. Yumkella, the Director-General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), today received the degree of Doctor of Philosophy from the TERI University in New Delhi.
VIENNA, 14 December 2010 – The Government of Japan is extending UNIDO’s Investment and Technology Promotion Office (ITPO) in Tokyo for another three years to support developing countries and economies in transition in attracting investment and technology from Japan.
The "Greening Economies in the European Union's Eastern Neighbourhood" (EaP GREEN) Programme funded by the European Union assists six countries of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) in progressing faster towards a green economy framework.
BRUSSELS, 25 March 2011 – Socially inclusive, competitive and green industrial development, energy, private sector investments in developing countries, and potential collaboration on climate change mitigation were among the main topics discussed during meetings between UNIDO Director-General,