- UNIDO Russia Office (ITPO Russia) Newsletter October-November 2021
Dear Colleagues, we are pleased to share with you the UNIDO Russia Office (ITPO Russia) Newsletter October-November 2021.
- XI International Forum "Arctic: Present and Future"
On December 2-4, St. Petersburg hosted the XI International Forum „Arctic: Present and Future“.
- PCB project won's EcoWorld-2021 award
The project, implemented by the UNIDO Center for International Industrial Cooperation in the Russian Federation, received a diploma from a prestigious environmental competition. The UNIDO / GEF project “Environmentally sound regulation and final destruction of PCBs at the enterprises of Russian Railways and other owners” was awarded in the EcoWorld-2021 International Competition, held by the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences.
- Sustainable Development Leaders named 2021
On November 30, 2021, the results of the open competition of the best Russian practices and ideas „Leaders of Sustainable Development“ (LUR), organized by Strategy Partners (part of the Sberbank ecosystem) and the New Digital agency with the information support of the UNIDO Center for International Industrial Cooperation in the Russian Federation and in partnership with the UN RAS.
- IV World Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS2021)
The IV World Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS2021) was held from 22 to 27 November in Dubai, UAE. This year, the Summit was held in parallel with EXPO 2020 (previously postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic) under the patronage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and ruler of Dubai. The main theme for this year was “Restructuring Societies: Using Digital Technologies to Thrive”.
- All-Russian Forum "B2CDTO: Business Practices For The Digital State"
On November 12, the Russia Segodnya Press Center, with the support of VimpelCom, hosted the B2CDTO forum — business practice for the digital state. The forum was organized by the Digital Economy Development Fund, Forum.Digital company.
- International forum - World Quality Day - 2021
On November 10-12, an international forum „World Quality Day — 2021“ was held in Moscow with the support of the UN.
- COP26 Energy transition discussion
Representatives of the UNIDO Center in the Russian Federation took part in the Energy Transition round table within the framework of the 26th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP26). UN Goodwill Ambassador Vyacheslav Fetisov opened round tables.
- III International Municipal Forum of the BRICS countries
On November 5-6, 2021, the III International Municipal Forum of the BRICS countries was held online in St. Petersburg. The event is annual and is supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, the Federal Agency Rossotrudnichestvo and the Government of St. Petersburg.
- EAEU Business Forum “Integration”: new opportunities for expanding cooperation
On October 27, the EAEU Business Forum “Integration” was held in Moscow at the President-Hotel Group of Companies. The Forum was organized by the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Alpha Corporation for the Promotion of Economic Activity of Entrepreneurs.