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Third International UNIDO Institute Summer Course on Green Industry

30 June 2014 | Budapest, Hungary

2014-07-17 10_49_12-DSC01753 - Windows Photo ViewerTwenty five young professionals from over 20 countries took part in the third international summer course on “Green industry: Pathways towards the industry of the future” in Budapest.

The course, organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization’s (UNIDO) Institute and the Central European University (CEU), has been held in the Hungarian capital for the third consecutive year.

It was preceded by a four-week e-learning part which attracted over 150 participants. Continue reading

Green industry training programme opens in Bahrain

11 June 2014 | Manama, Bahrain

2014-07-17 12_40_52-Green industry training programme opens in BahrainThe training course on green industry, organized by the UNIDO Institute, the University of Bahrain and the UNIDO Investment and Technology Promotion Office (ITPO) / Arab International Center for Entrepreneurship & Investment (AICEI) in Bahrain, opened on 11 June in the capital of Bahrain.

The eight-day regional training programme entitled “Green industry: Transforming the industry of the future” focused on green technology and financing as tools used for developing sustainable systems in the region. Continue reading

UNIDO and Polish Ministry of Economy Inaugurate Training Programme on “Regional Trade-Capacity Building for the Caucasus and Western CIS”

9 April 2014 | Warsaw, Poland

2014-07-17 12_32_50-Training course on trade capacity-building for Caucasus and Western CIS held inThe United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Ministry of Economy of Poland conductede a training course on trade capacity-building for the Caucasus and Western CIS.

The one-week course in Warsaw brought together 24 participants from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. They examined ways to increase the competitiveness of economies in the region, and improve cross-border cooperation and integration into the multilateral trading system. Continue reading

The development of human settlements and the challenges for sustainability

18-19 December 2013 | Vienna, Austria

2014-04-03 12_53_13-Sustainable Housing - Google DriveContinuing the discussions of first seminar held in October, the UNIDO Institute for Capacity Development supported a two day workshop on The development of human settlements and the challenges for sustainability. It was organized in cooperation with the Society for International Development (SID) and the Austrian Development Agency (ADA). Continue reading