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The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations. Its mandate is to promote and accelerate sustainable industrial development in developing countries and economies in transition, and work towards improving living conditions in the worlds poorest countries by drawing on its combined global resources and expertise.

United Nations Industrial Development Organization
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
UPDATING & FLESHING OUT THE DEV

Updating and Fleshing out the Development Agenda

Papers and Proceedings of the Venice II Meeting: 3-4 October 2002, Venice, Italy

15 Dec 2006
In a large number of countries where most of the population barely manages to earn subsistence wages, the success or failure of the economic agenda largely determines the fate of the political agenda, the quality of the democratic system and the potential for social advances. The conventional set...
RAPPORT SUR DEV INDUSTRIEL 2002/03

Rapport sur le Développement Industriel

La Compétitivité par l'Innovation et l'Apprentissage

6 Jun 2003
This is the first publication in a new UNIDO series devoted to advancing the various dimensions of industrial development. This series is intended to build on today's development policy experience and to advance the frontiers of current thinking with a focus on the least developed countries. This...
INFORME SOBRE DESARR INDUS 2002/03

Informe Sobre el Desarrollo Industrial Correspondiente a 2002-2003

Competir Mediante la Innovación y el Aprendizaje

21 Feb 2003
En el informe sobre el Desarrollo Industrial, que es el primero de una seria en perspectiva, se evalúan la diversidad y disparidad entre los niveles de desarrollo industrial en el mundo. Se introduce la tabla de puntuación del desarrollo industrial, que revela una gran dispersión de los niveles d...
INDUSTRIAL DEV RPT 2002/03

Industrial Development Report 2002-2003

Competing through Innovation and Learning

Series:
Industrial Development Report
27 Sep 2002
This is the first publication in a new UNIDO series devoted to the various dimensions of industrial development. This series is intended to build on development policy experience and to advance the frontiers of current thinking, with a focus on the least developed countries. This report reviews t...
INTL PRACTICE TECHNOLO FORESIGHT

International Practice in Technology Foresight

25 Apr 2003
Some economists believe that innovation and technology are the main driving forces in the process of economic growth. This selection of expert papers prepared under the auspices of United Nations Industrial Development Organization, provides a comprehensive overview of the international experienc...
FIGHTING MARGINALIZATION THROUGH

Fighting Marginalization through Sustainable Industrial Development

Challenges and Opportunities in a Globalizing World - UNIDO Industrial Development Forum

10 Jan 2003
This publication is adopted from discussions that took place at Industrial Development Forum held on 5th December 2001 in Vienna. The book includes a summary of proceedings as well as papers and presentations that were put forward by panelists present at the forum. The following topics were disc...
WORLD DIRECTORY INDUSTRIAL 2001

World Directory of Industrial Information Sources

11 Oct 2002
This directory is the print version of the International Referral System, a database of industrial information sources, which allows one to search for the most appropriate sources of technology and equipment. It contains profiles of information providers such as information and documentation cen...
GEARING UP FOR A NEW DEV AGENDA

Gearing up for a New Development Agenda

Papers and Proceedings of the Meeting on Marginalization vs. Prosperity - How to Improve and Spread the Gains of Globalization

19 Dec 2001
Attaining relatively high and sustained rates of productivity growth is an essential prerequisite for the poorer countries to narrow their development gap with the more advanced ones. This publication discusses how prosperity can be improved and how the gains of globalization can be spread. It lo...
INTEGR COASTAL AREA MNGMT 2001

Integrated Coastal Area Management Training Package

Training Manual and Visual Aids

16 Nov 2001
The approach to planning and management of coastal resources was traditionally sectoral, nowadays, it is oriented towards strategic planning and integrated management. This Training Package offers a better understanding of the need to tackle development and conservation in a holistic manner. Alth...
INDUSTRIA SERVICIO DEL CRECIMIENTO

Industria al Servicio del Crecimiento en el Nuevo Milenio, La

26 Jan 2001
La presente publicación viene a constituir la contribución de la ONUDI al debate en curso sobre el papel que juega la industrialización en el desarrollo socioeconómico en un mundo en proceso de globalización. Este fue el tema de fondo de las deliberaciones del Foro sobre Desarrollo Industrial Sus...
INDUSTRY FOR GROWTH INTO THE NEW

Industry for Growth into the New Millennium

9 Feb 2001
This publication is structured in two parts: Part A outlines the main issues discussed and conclusions drawn at the Forum on Sustainable Industrial Development; while Part B presents the full papers and lectures delivered at the forum by the various panelists. The Forum enabled the United Nations...
AFRICAN INDUSTRY 2000 THE CHALL

African Industry 2000

The Challenge of Going Global

9 Jun 2000
African Industry 2000 - The Challenge of Going Global provides an analysis of the industrial development process and emerging policy issues of African countries with particular emphasis on sub-Saharan Africa and the least developed countries. It looks at the over-all context of growth and develop...
MANUAL PARA PEQUENAS EMPRESAS INDU

Manual para Pequeñas Empresas Industriales

Diseño y Evaluación de Proyectos

31 Jul 1998
La finalidad del presente Manual es proporcionar orientación para la planificación, el análisis, la evaluación y la ejecución de inversiones en empresas industriales pequeñas y medianas. El Manual, aprovechando la amplia experiencia acumulada en materia de pequeñas empresas, procura abordar las c...
MANUAL PARA LA EVALUACION DE PROYE

Manual para la Evaluación de Proyectos Industriales

24 Feb 1998
El presente Manual representa la culminación de la experiencia obtenida por la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo Industrial (ONUDI) y el Centro de Desarrollo Industrial para los Estados Arabes (IDCAS) en materia de evaluación de proyectos. La idea de preparar un Manual que of...
USING STATISTICS FOR PROCESS CONTR

Using Statistics for Process Control and Improvement

An Introduction to Basic Concepts and Techniques

Series:
General Studies
11 Apr 1997
A firm's prosperity, as well as a whole industrial sector's ability to compete in the international market, will depend on, among other elements, the adoption of techniques for continuous improvement. This book speaks not only to a general audience and those in academic studies but also to manage...
DESIGN & MANUFACTURE OF BAMBOO

Design and Manufacture of Bamboo and Rattan Furniture

Series:
General Studies
27 Dec 1996
This manual will increase the awareness of the results that can be achieved when rattan furniture factories are established according to rational industrial procedures. It will be of great use to teachers in training institutions in all developing countries.
INFORMATION SOURCES ON THE LEATHER

Information Sources on the Leather, Footwear and Leather Products Industry

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
18 Oct 1996
A new and expertly organized publication which provides easy access to existing information sources considered to be of direct practical interest and value to potential users. The data incorporated in the book has been compiled so as to facilitate rapid access to all the many entities referred to...
ACCEPTABLE QUALITY STANDARDS

Acceptable Quality Standards in the Leather and Footwear Industry

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
26 Jul 1996
This definitive publication will inform all interested parties, especially those within developing countries, about quality control and about recommendations for acceptable quality levels for leather, footwear and leather products.
MANUAL TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER NEGO

Manual on Technology Transfer Negotiations

Series:
General Studies
18 Oct 1996
Technology transfer is a key element in achieving international competitiveness. This Manual addresses the needs of the decision-maker in search of technology, its evaluation, selection and negotiation. It offers practical information, guiding principles and quantitative approaches to the many as...
PAUTAS PARA LA EVALUACION DE PROYE

Pautas para la Evaluación de Proyectos

2 Feb 1998
La presente publicación reúne la experiencia acumulada por la ONUDI en la metodología práctica del análisis de los costos y beneficios nacionales para la preparación y evaluación de proyectos industriales. La labor de la ONUDI en este terreno se inició con el simposio interregional sobre preparac...