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  • UNIDO, Norway to help SMEs mitigate negative economic impact of COVID-19
    UNIDO, Norway to help SMEs mitigate negative economic impact of COVID-19

    vienna, 23 april 2020 - unido and the norwegian agency for development cooperation (norad) have unveilled a large-scale new programmatic framework, the global market access programme (gmap).

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  • Mongolia: building skills of agriculture and SME officers through e-learning
    Mongolia: building skills of agriculture and SME officers through e-learning

    ulaanbaatar, 20 april 2020 - in spite of the covid-19 lockdown and the need for physical distancing, unido is continuing to work and carry out its mission to help member states achieve inclusive and sustainable industrial development. in the case of the training components of capacity-building projects, in order to help flatten the curve of covid-19 infection rates, unido is working with beneficiaries to make use of e-learning tools and online training webinars.

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  • UNIDO reaches out to QI counterparts in fight against COVID-19
    UNIDO reaches out to QI counterparts in fight against COVID-19

    vienna, 20 april - the devastating impact of the covid-19 pandemic has reinforced the importance of quality infrastructure (qi) in order to meet essential societal needs: maintaining reliable standards in laboratory testing of samples; ensuring safely manufactured medical supplies and personal protective equipment; and continuing trading within essential value chains.

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  • UNIDO supports Member States in addressing implications of COVID-19 on food safety and food business operations
    UNIDO supports Member States in addressing implications of COVID-19 on food safety and food business operations

    cairo, 9 april 2020 – experts from the arab network of food risk analysis (afranet) have issued a technical review of the latest scientific knowledge on covid-19 and the associated virus sars-cov-2 in relation to the implications on food safety and food business operations. afranet’s review, which is in arabic, was organized by way of virtual meetings and email exchanges involving eight experts representing seven arab countries.

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  • UNIDO and CUTS look to e-commerce to counter economic impact of COVD-19
    UNIDO and CUTS look to e-commerce to counter economic impact of COVD-19

    9 april 2020 – the covid-19 pandemic has disrupted and impacted the daily lives of people and hampered economic activities in many countries across the world. the coronavirus’s continuing spread requires global stakeholders to collaborate, support each other and find innovative solutions together in order to address the core challenges that countries are experiencing.

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  • Arab region issues-based coalition on economic management to be co-convened by UNIDO, UNDP and ESCWA
    Arab region issues-based coalition on economic management to be co-convened by UNIDO, UNDP and ESCWA

    vienna, 6 april 2020 – the regional chapter of the un reform keeps moving forward steadily. the arab region’s regional collaborative platform (rcp) met last week virtually to reach agreement in the final configuration of the so-called "issues-based coalitions" (ibcs). the final design served to include a sub-group on economic management which will be co-convened by unido’s arab regional division.

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  • Austrian authorities extend measures to contain COVID-19 until 30 April
    Austrian authorities extend measures to contain COVID-19 until 30 April

    幸运飞艇计划软件 vienna, 7 april 2020 - the austrian chancellor, sebastian kurz, has announced that the measures to contain the spread of covid-19 that began on 16 march are being extended until thursday 30 april 2020. subsequently, a message from the main vienna-based un organizations stated that all personnel based at the vienna international centre (vic) or elsewhere in austria are required to adhere to the austrian government’s extended measures.

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  • UN chief calls for domestic violence ‘ceasefire’ amid ‘horrifying global surge’
    UN chief calls for domestic violence ‘ceasefire’ amid ‘horrifying global surge’

    幸运飞艇计划软件 new york, 6 april 2020 - un chief antónio guterres is calling for measures to address a “horrifying global surge in domestic violence” directed towards women and girls, linked to lockdowns imposed by governments responding to the covid-19 pandemic.

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  • Message from the main Vienna-based UN organizations: 10 confirmed cases of Covid-19
    Message from the main Vienna-based UN organizations: 10 confirmed cases of Covid-19

    幸运飞艇计划软件 vienna, 1 april 2020 - on 31 march, the austrian authorities confirmed that a person working at the un office on drugs and crime (unodc) in the vienna international centre (vic) was covid-19 positive.

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  • UN launches COVID-19 plan that could ‘defeat the virus and build a better world’
    UN launches COVID-19 plan that could ‘defeat the virus and build a better world’

    new york, 31 march 2020 - the un secretary-general antónio guterres has launched a new plan to counter the potentially devastating socio-economic impacts of the covid-19 pandemic, calling on everyone to “act together to lessen the blow to people”.

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