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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)
TIMBER CONSTRUCTION FOR DEVELOPING

Timber Construction for Developing Countries Durability and Fire Resistance

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
28 Jul 1995
This series of publications serve to illuminate the benefits of timber as a structural material by providing scientific and detailed justification. They illustrate the economic feasibility for the use of timber to satisfy the tremendous need in the developing countries for domestic, agricultural,...
TIMBER CONSTRUCTION FOR DEVELOPING

Timber Construction for Developing Countries Applications and Examples

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
14 Jul 1995
This series of publications serve to illuminate the benefits of timber as a structural material by providing scientific and detailed justification. They illustrate the economic feasibility for the use of timber to satisfy the tremendous need in the developing countries for domestic, agricultural,...
TIMBER CONSTRUCTION FOR DEVELOPING

Timber Construction for Developing Countries Strength Characteristics and Design

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
14 Jul 1995
This series of publications serve to illuminate the benefits of timber as a structural material by providing scientific and detailed justification. They illustrate the economic feasibility for the use of timber to satisfy the tremendous need in the developing countries for domestic, agricultural,...
TIMBER CONSTRUCTION FOR DEVELOPING

Timber Construction for Developing Countries Structural Timber and Related Products

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
14 Jul 1995
This series of publications serve to illuminate the benefits of timber as a structural material by providing scientific and detailed justification. They illustrate the economic feasibility for the use of timber to satisfy the tremendous need in the developing countries for domestic, agricultural,...
POLICIES FOR COMPETITION & COMPE

Policies for Competition and Competitiveness

Case Study of Industry in Turkey

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
13 Oct 1995
The uniqueness of Turkey being at the crossroads where east meets west, provides an abundance of issues for research and analysis. The influence of the European economy on industrial development in Turkey cannot be ignored. This book provides a wealth of information on competitiveness and nationa...
MANUAL FOR SMALL INDUSTRIAL BUSINE

Manual for Small Industrial Business

Project Design and Appraisal

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
5 May 1995
This Manual provides guidance for the planning, analysis, appraisal and implementation of small- and medium-scale industrial investments. Drawing on broad-based experiences in the field of small business, it addresses the complexities and specifics of the sector and pinpoints the characteristics ...
MAINTENANCE MNGMT MANUAL WITH

Maintenance Management Manual with Special Reference to Developing Countries

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
13 Jan 1995
The objective of this book and of the maintenance function is to ensure the utilization of the most efficient production equipment, utilities and related facilities at optimal cost and under satisfactory conditions of quality, safety and protection for the environment.
TRAINING COURSE ECOLOGICALLY SUST

Training Course

Ecologically Sustainable Industrial Development

28 Nov 1997
Regulations alone cannot achieve a reduction in the pollution of our environment. A training course has been produced by UNIDO for everyone interested in understanding ecologically sustainable industrial development (ESID) as an appropriate response to past and future trends in industrial develop...
INDUSTRY & DEV #34

Industry and Development

4 Mar 1994
This journal focuses on applied economics and attempts to provide a link between practitioners and theorists working on economic and related aspects of industrialization. Note: This is the last issue for this title.
INDUSTRY & DEV GLOBAL RPT 1993/94

Industry and Development - Global Report

31 Dec 1993
Due to technological change and liberal, market-based economic policies in both North and South, the latest predicts a 3.1 per cent growth for overall world output and 3.6 per cent for global manufacturing in 1994. It presents an overview of current changes in international economic environment t...
AFRICAN INDUSTRY IN FIGURES 1993

African Industry in Figures

25 Feb 1994
Provides statistical data in the form of indicators e.g. ratios, growth rates and indices designed to facilitate international comparison Due to the difficulty of gathering data, some of the figures are estimates made by UNIDO to supplement data on production, trade and consumption missing from t...
SOFTWARE INDUSTRY CURRENT TRENDS

Software Industry

Current Trends and Implications for Developing Countries

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
31 Dec 1993
Today, software production is an industry essential for the growth of the economies of developing countries. This publication, along with presenting an overview of the industry, discusses market trends, implications for least developed countries and legal issues in software development, procureme...
INDUSTRY & DEV #33

Industry and Development

10 Sep 1993
This journal focuses on applied economics and attempts to provide a link between practitioners and theorists working on economic and related aspects of industrialization.
GUIDE TO PRACTICAL PROJECT APPRAIS

Guide to Practical Project Appraisal

Social Benefit-Cost Analysis in Developing Countries

1 Jan 1978
An essential working tool for analysts, this Guide presents a thorough discussion of the basic issues involved in project evaluation. It makes the methodology of the Guidelines accessible offering basic references on the technical and financial appraisal of projects. It also offers a primary focu...
MANUAL PARA LA PREPARACION DE ESTU

Manual para la Preparación de Estudios de Viabilidad Industrial

13 Jan 1995
La finalidad de este libro es de proporcionar a los países en desarrollo un instrumento para mejorar la calidad de los proyectos de inversión y contribuir a la normalización de los estudios de viabilidad industrial que, a menudo, resultan incompletos y mal preparados. Los esfuerzos de la ONUDI po...
ISSUES THE COMMERCIALIZAT BIOTECH

Issues in the Commercialization of Biotechnology

Series:
UNIDO General Studies
7 May 1993
In-depth papers presented by experts in the field discuss the new dimensions being created by biotechnology. They review both general and product-oriented policies and programmes in developed and developing countries focusing on healthcare and food processing. With numerous case studies, this pub...
MANUAL FOR PREPARAT OF INDUST

Manual for the Preparation of Industrial Feasibility Studies

Newly revised and expanded edition

20 Dec 1991
This expanded edition by W. Behrens and P.M. Hawranek focuses on strategic business investment and outlines the practical steps development practitioners recommend to improve the quality of industrial development proposals. Particular attention is paid to environmental impact assessment, technolo...
INDUSTRY & DEV #32

Industry and Development

28 May 1993
This journal focuses on applied economics and attempts to provide a link between practitioners and theorists working on economic and related aspects of industrialization.
INDUSTRY & DEV GLOBAL RPT 1992/93

Industry and Development

A Global Report

13 Nov 1992
Forecasts are presented for the world economy as a whole and for its principal regions. The lack of success in meeting technical, material and human requirements inhibits many countries from achieving sustained industrialization. The Report examines these requirements in an attempt to help policy...
GDLNS FOR PROJECT EVALUATION

Guidelines for Project Evaluation

11 Aug 1995
A very important manual that contains instructions and guidelines useful for those in the field who are carrying out and evaluating technical assistance projects.
DOCUMENTATION & INFORMATION SYST

Documentation and Information Systems for Furniture and Joinery Plants

A Manual for Developing Countries

22 May 1992
This Manual is a guide for managers of small-, medium- and large-scale furniture and joinery firms on common documentation needs in information systems. Fifty sample forms are presented in different variations to help the readers decide which method would best suit their firms' operations. Comput...
LOW OST PREFABRICATED WOODEN HOUS

Low Cost Prefabricated Wooden Houses

A Manual for Developing Countries

16 Apr 1992
This manual for low-cost prefabricated wooden houses, provides direct and simple assistance to builders. The information included on wood species found in Africa and Asia makes this manual especially useful in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
PRODUCTION MNGMTFOR SMALL & MEDIUM

Production Management for Small and Medium-scale Furniture Manufacturers

A Manual for Developing Countries

16 Apr 1992
This manual for small- and medium-scale furniture manufacturers in developing countries has been prepared primarily for owner-managers; production managers; and industrial extension officers or small business consultants. It deals with production management themes such as: production planning and...
VALUE ANALYSIS IN THE FURNITURE IN

Value Analysis in the Furniture Industry

16 Apr 1992
This manual introduces the technique of value analysis and its application in the furniture industry. Developed in the United States for the metal industry, the technique was found to be applicable in the furniture industry too.