Conferences and Speeches

20th Edition of the CAMI: industrialization is the key factor for Africa’s Development

Nairobi, June 14th 2013: “Accelerating industrialization in Africa within the post-2015 development agenda”: this is the issue addressed at the Conference of African Ministers of Industry (CAMI), now in its 20th edition and which...

Mozambique Country Presentation

Distinguished Minister Terzi, Distinguished Minister Baloi, Directors Belloni and Magliano, Honorable Guests, Bom dia e bem-vindo para a Itália, First of all, I would like to thank the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for having organized and hosted this Country...

ITPO Head Meeting 2012

First of all, I would like to thank everyone for this opportunity to share our main lines of action and to introduce some ideas for the near future of our ITPOs. During the last years,...

Vietnam-Italy: Opportunities and Challenges

Distinguished Vice Minister Vuong, Distinguished Minister Belloni, Distinguished Ambassador Long, Distinguished Director Ha, Colleagues and Honourable Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, On behalf of UNIDO, I want to welcome you to this Round Table and thank you for your much appreciated...

Bahrain International Expo 2012

Your Highness, Minister, Distinguished Guests, Firstly, I would like to welcome you all and express my gratitude for being here. Please let me also thank, for their esteemed presence, His Highness Shaikh Ebraim Bin Khalifa,...

Round Table on Fishery Sector

Your Excellencies & Honorable Guests, It is an honor and a privilege for me to be able to introduce this Round Table on the fishery sector. As we begin our discussion, I would like to...

Iraq Trade & Investment Forum

Your Excellencies, Under Secretary De Mistura, Ambassador Melani, Ministers Belloni and Bellelli, Ambassador Balzani, Distinguished Guests, It is with great pleasure that I introduce to you the Iraq Trade Investment Forum and I would like to welcome the delegation of...

Road Show on Vietnam

H. E. Ambassador Angeloni, Distinguished Guests, On behalf of UNIDO, I would like to thank you all for being here today at this point of the Vietnam Road Show, in the presence of an important Vietnamese...

Colombia Country Presentation

Honorable Under Secretary Dassù, Honorable Minister Dìaz Granados, Dear participants, UNIDO is pleased to be here today and to contribute to organizing the Republic of Colombia Country Presentation. This event has been the product of the cooperation...

Ethiopia-Italy Trade & Investment Forum

Distinguished Minister Terzi, Distinguished Vice Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Honorable Guests, UNIDO is pleased to be here today and to have contributed in organizing the Ethiopia-Italy Trade & Investment Forum, in collaboration with the Italian Ministry of...

Round Table on Vietnam

Distinguished Vice Minister Vuong, Distinguished Minister Belloni, Distinguished Ambassador Long, Distinguished Director Ha, Colleagues and Honourable Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, Thank you for participating in this Round Table today at the presence of a delegation of the Vietnamese Ministry of...

European Global Compact Local Networks Meeting

Distinguished Guests, On behalf of UNIDO, I want to thank you for being here today at the European Global Compact Local Networks Meeting to prepare for the coming United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20,...

Agriculture and Investment Opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa

Ladies and Gentlemen, On behalf of UNIDO, I would like to thank you for participating in this Forum organized by UNIDO in cooperation with the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Agricultural,...

Gabon-Italy Economic Forum

Ladies and Gentlemen, On behalf of UNIDO, I would like to thank you for participating in the Gabon-Italy Economic Forum. This event has been organized by UNIDO in cooperation with the Embassy of Gabon in...

Technology Innovation Award

Distinguished Guests, Let me begin by thanking you all for accepting the invitation to participate in this Briefing Luncheon here in Düsseldorf. I would also like to thank Ipack-Ima for the opportunity to present remarks...

2010 Italy & Africa – Partners in Business

UNIDO is a specialized agency of the United Nations that aims to reduce poverty through sustainable industrial development. Our purpose is to provide countries with the tools needed to  increase production activities, including their...

2009 Italy & Africa – Partners in Business

Honorable Guests, UNIDO is a specialized agency of the United Nations that aims to improve the quality of life in developing countries, helping them to achieve sustainable industrial development goals as efficient tools to create...

More Technology, Safety and Quality – Less Hunger

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), has vital interest in the fight against world hunger and the reduction of the number of people and families living in poverty. In United Nations terms, this...