Standards & Digital Transformation – Good Governance in a Digital Age

In celebration of World Standards Day 2021, celebrated on 14 October every year, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) is…

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New search engine for laboratory services launched in Colombia

On 6 October, UNIDO and the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of Colombia (MinComercio) launched Buscalab, a powerful search engine for…

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International Virtual Workshop on Accreditation of Testing Laboratories

Are you a new employee of a testing laboratory that has accreditation to EN ISO/IEC 17025:2017 and want to learn more? Is the laboratory you are…

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UNIDO supports Uganda’s first digital curriculum for road infrastructure

To address the industrial skills gap in Uganda, UNIDO jointly with the Government of Japan, the Government of Uganda through the Ministry of Works…

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UNIDO and Philippines commit to stronger quality infrastructure

On 23 July 2021, UNIDO jointly together with the Department of Trade and Industry of Philippines held a virtual national launching of the UNIDO…

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Managing innovation: online training available now!

UNIDO is pleased to announce its Innovation Management online training is now available on the UNIDO Knowledge Hub. The launching event featured the…

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Promoting digital transformation in legal metrology

Titled “Digital Transformation in Legal Metrology”, the July 2021 OIML Bulletin (Special Edition) of the Organisation Internationale de Métrologie…

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Standards for Sustainability: UNIDO’s contribution

Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS) can be a powerful tool to build more sustainable and inclusive economies and societies, and ultimately to…

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UNIDO and SECO support development of new metrological services in Colombia

With support of the UNIDO’s GQSP Colombia (Global Quality and Standards Programme), on 25 June the National Metrology Institute of Colombia (NMI)…

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Adoption of the ECOWAS Certification Mark “ECOQMARK”

Product certification is one of the most critical aspects in the West African Regional Quality Infrastructure Scheme. The Economic Community of West…

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Remote Assessment is here to stay!

On 24 June 2021, UNIDO convened 35 national and international experts from Africa, Asia, Europe, North and South America at an Expert Group Meeting (…

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UNIDO promotes the use of bio inputs in Nicaragua

UNIDO is supporting development of a new organic certification in the mining triangle of Nicaragua in partnership with the Central American…

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