Registration is open for EcoChem 2014! Early-bird rates before 29 August!

UNIDO will host a day-long series of thematic presentations and discussions addressing the topic: “Moving Towards a Sustainable Global Chemicals Industry – International Perspectives”, at EcoChem 2014
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Eco-Industrial Parks and Industrial Symbiosis Focus of UNIDO Event at Green Week 2014

UNIDO, in collaboration with the European Commission, held a dedicated side-session during Green Week 2014 on “Eco-Industrial Parks as a Tool to Scale Up a Resource Efficient and Circular Economy”
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Green industry training programme opens in Bahrain

A training course on green industry, organized by UNIDO, opened 11 June in Manama, the capital of Bahrain.
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Introducing the Women in Green Industry Chapter

The GIP has established a Women in Green Industry Chapter, which aims to benefit female professionals who work in green industry, and which will coordinate closely with UN Women and Global Action Plan International
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Vinyl Sustainability Forum Addresses Green Industry

Green Industry was a key topic at the Vinyl Sustainability Forum 2014, the annual conference of the European PVC industry’s renewed ten-year voluntary commitment to sustainability – VinylPlus.
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European Resource Efficiency Platform recommends new targets

The EREP aims to substantially increased decoupling of growth from the use of natural resources, to improve competitiveness and growth, as well as quality of life
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Interview with the Green Industry Platform Chairperson

Mr. LI Yong, in a recent interview with Making It magazine, outlines his views on inclusive and sustainable industrial development
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WHERE WE ARE

UPCOMING EVENTS

IfM Cambridge Conference

11-12 September – Cambridge, UK

GIP Advisory Board Meeting

22 September – New York, NY, USA

UN Climate Summit

23 September – New York, NY, USA

UNIDO Partnership Forum II

4-5 November – Vienna, Austria

EcoChem 2014

11-13 November – Basel, Switzerland

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