UNIDO ITPO Italy took part in the second edition of Seeds & Chips, contributing to several activities and, in particular, organizing and moderating the conference titled “Youth and Tech: answers to food security issues in developing countries” hosted in Milan, on May 12, 2016.
The event gathered representatives from major stakeholders involved in the international development, who analyzed the nexus between innovation, food, youth with regard to developing countries’ challenges, underlining the importance of promoting virtuous synergies and partnerships between private, academic, institutional and financial sectors.
The event was ...More
Rome, May, 13 of 2016 – The Country Presentation Ethiopia was held today at the headquarter of ICE – Agency for the foreign promotion and for the internationalization of the Italian companies, co-organized by UNIDO and ICE.
The initiative, which is part of the support activities that UNIDO is providing to the Ethiopian government, has been featured by the participation of the Industry Minister, HE Mebrahtu Meles, which has described the opportunities offered by the African country in several sectors, such as the agro-industry, the textile and the tanning. ...More
As follow up of the activities related to Cuba, UNIDO ITPO Italy supported an important Italian entrepreneurial delegation to the Caribbean Country, related mainly to the agro-industry and building sectors. The mission took place in Havana, from the 9th until the 12th May 2016, involving many managers from different top level italian companies and institutions.
The mission has been coordinated with the Italian Ministry of Economic Development; ICE/ITA and Confimi Industria. Confimi, the Italian Manufactory and Private Firm Confederation, is an association that represents about 28,000 Italian companies for 410,000 employees, with a turnover of 71 billion Euros. The associated companies are active mainly in the following sectors: agricultural ...More