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Ghana Partners With Unido

Ghana, UNIDO Enhance Industrial Development and Export Avenues

The Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), LI Yong, and the Minister of Trade and Industry, Honourable Mr. Alan John...
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

Ghana and UNIDO to Boost Industrial Development through a New Programme

The Director - General of United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Mr LI Yong will visit Ghana from 28th March to 30thth March 2019....

UNIDO: Re-affirms its continuous support to Enterprises in Ghana

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) with support from Swiss Government through the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) and Government of Ghana...

UN Green Industry Conference: High-level gov’t officials deliberate on jobs & economic opportunities

The Fifth Green Industry Conference opened in Bangkok today, with a strong focus on the opportunities green growth could yield for businesses and emerging...
cocoa

Ghana finds ways to help cocoa pricing

Ghana has led the development of a new global standard for sustainable cocoa and this is aiding image pricing of its cocoa on the...
Mr. Birneder Singh, High Commissioner of India (2nd left) and UNIDO Country Representative Mr. Fakhruddin Azizi(3rd) inspecting the neem facility at LIPREC

UNIDO Organizes Workshop On Neem Derived Bio-Pesticides for West Africa

The United Nations Development Organization (UNIDO) in partnership with the High Commission of India in Accra and the involvement of UNIDO -South-South Industrial Cooperation...
Africa

Africa’s Era of Must-do, Can-do Attitude

Since 2000 the continent of Africa has recorded impressive rates of economic growth. This remarkable performance has been largely driven by the prolonged commodity...
INDUSTRIALIZATION

Africa Joins the Path to Industrial Advancement

As the director general of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Li Yong leads a specialised agency that promotes industrial development, inclusive globalization...
renewable

Gambia to get GEF fund to promote renewable energy

The Gambian National Environment Agency (NEA) on Wednesday said the country will benefit from a 1.8-million-U.S.-dollar grant from the Global Environment Fund (GEF) to...

UNIDO Builds Capacity of 40 TIDD Members on Standards

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has organised a four day capacity building programme for forty inspectors of the Timber Industry Development Division...
Industrial Development

UN development organization commends made in China 2025 plan

By Li Yong, director general of UNIDO This year marks the 50th birthday of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), which was established to...

Nigeria can improve power generation if developed

The Country Representative of the UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), David Tommy, gave the figure in Abuja, Nigeria's capital city on Thursday at a...

UNIDO calls for policy direction on internal trading control in Ghana

The Project Coordinator of the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) Trade Capacity Building (TCB) Programme for Ghana, Victor Mills, has called for a...
Rwanda

Rwanda, UNIDO in cooperation deal to develop industrial sector

The new 5-year country program framework spells out cooperation in industrial policy and support to special economic zones, agro-value addition and food processing, human...

UNIDO Supports National Seed Testing Laboratory Training

The National Seed Testing Laboratory (NSTL) of the Plant Protection and Regulatory Services Directorate (PPRSD) under the Ministry of Food and Agriculture has benefited...
pharmaceutical

UNIDO to help boost its Kenya pharmaceutical industry

UNIDO Consultant Wilberforce Wanyanga told journalists in Nairobi it plans to assist 34 pharmaceutical manufacturers meet World Health Organization (WHO) pre-qualification standards in the...

Workshop in Ethiopia’s capital deliberates on industrial parks

The Workshop has been organized by Ethiopia and the UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in collaboration with the Chinese Embassy in Ethiopia, whereby it...
Energy Crisis

UN launches new green energy technology in Kenya

by Ben Ochieng The innovative technology, known as Ultra Low Head Micro Hydro Power (ULH-MHP) System, is different from the conventional hydro-power and can...
WETATI

Mrs. Modupe Oyekunle to grace Youth Empowerment Conference

She is the founder and Executive Director of Masterpiece Resource Development Center. She has kept an indelible mark in the area of youth and...
UFA Brics

BRICS outlines strategic roadmap to development

By Kester Kenn Klomegah After three days of high-level summitry deliberations, the BRICS group of countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), created by...
agro-chemicals

Kenyan experts seek action to curb chemical residual rise in fresh produce

Kenyan experts on Sunday expressed concern over a sharp increase in chemical residual in fresh produce consumed in the country. The experts also called...
drugs

Ethiopia endeavors to transform pharmaceutical industry

Ethiopia has been taking various measures towards transforming its pharmaceutical manufacturing sector with a view of ensuring social and economic benefits of the country,...

SMEDAN And UNIDO To Address Sector-Specific MSME Needs

Small Medium Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has expressed plans to collaborate with the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) in addressing sector-specific needs...

UNIDO, EAC launches program to strengthen East African industrial base

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in collaboration with East African Community's secretariat on Wednesday launched a program for strengthening institutional capacities for...
Ecomondo Fair

Strengthening business opportunities

Ghanaian business companies would, on October 29, 2014, participate in an Ecomondo Fair in Italy to strengthen business opportunities for both countries. The trade mission,...
Illegal mining involving Ghanaians and Chinese is ongoing at Obuasi

Let AKOBEN Capture Small Scale Mining In Ghana: ASMAN Calls.

The Artisanal and Small Scale Mining-Africa Network (ASMAN)- an environmental NGO, has stated that Ghana?s Environmental Protection Agency?s (EPA)? programme that seeks an environmental...

UNIDO to promote industrial development

The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) is to support the Ghanaian Government to build specific country programmes to promote industrial development.Mr Li Yong,...

UNIDO and Austria Sign Agreement on Renewable Energy Centers

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), the operational unit of the Austrian Development Cooperation, have signed agreements...

Investment Monitoring Platform Inaugurated

The UN Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) is to go into partnership with the Federal Ministry of Industry Trade and Investment (FMTI) and other...

Phase II of United Nations Industrial Development Organisation project underway.

The Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Nii Lante Vanderpuiye, has signed a project document to kick-start the second phase of the Swiss-funded United...