- UNIDO 50th Anniversary!
On 17 November 1966, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) was established as a special organ of the United Nations General Assembly to assist, promote and accelerate the industrialization of developing countries, with a particular emphasis on manufacturing. At UNIDO’s second General Conference, held in 1975 in Lima, Peru, a declaration was adopted in which, for the first time, industrial development objectives were quantified internationally.
- The International Economic Forum “25 years together: New formats of interaction”
18 March, 2016 Moscow hosted the international economic forum of States — participants of the CIS „25 years together: new formats of interaction“.
- VII International Forum “Ecology”
March 2-3, 2015 VII International Forum „St-Petersburg — the Sea Capital of Russia. Ecology“ took place in St. Petersburg. The Forum was held with the assistance and participation of both chambers of Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the RF, Ministry of Housing and Building of the RF and other relevant ministries and institutions.
- Video of press-conference “Russian refrigeration industry and global environmental agreements”
The press-conference covered changes to Russian and international legislation on protection of the ozone layer and climate.
- The Steering Committee of UNIDO/GEF project “Environmentally sound management and final disposal of PCBs at the Russian railway network and other PCBs owners”
On the 18th November 2015 the Steering Committee of UNIDO/GEF project “Environmentally sound management and final disposal of PCBs at the Russian railway network and other PCBs owners” took place in the Center for Scientific and Technical Information of Russian Railways.
- UNIDO workshop “The organization of accounting system of polychlorinated biphenyls in the energy-intensive industries of Russia”
On the 28th of October 2015 within UNIDO-Russian Railways project «Environmentally sound management and final disposal of PCBs at the Russian Railroad network and other PCBs owners» the workshop “The organization of accounting system of polychlorinated biphenyls in the energy-intensive industries of Russia” took place in the Analytical Centre for the Government of the Russian Federation. The event was organized upon the initiative of UNIDO Centre for International Industrial Cooperation in the Russian Federation and the federal state unitary enterprise “The Russian Energy Agency” under the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation.
- Round table discussion on implementation of MEAs in Russian and EAEU countries was held with the frame of IPLA Global Forum in Moscow
On the 6th of October within IPLA Global Forum 2015 round-table discussion «Realization of international environmental agreements as the element of chemical and ecological system of Russian and countries of EEU safety” took place in the Centre of World Trade.
- IPLA Global Forum 2015 was held in Moscow
IPLA Global Forum 2015 on “Science-Policy-Business-Community Interfaсe. Towards a Resource Efficient Nation: Minimum Landfilling and Maximum Resource Recovery” was held on 6-8 October in Moscow Congress Сenter of World Trade Center. The Forum serves as an annual meeting of the International Partnership for Expanding Waste Management Services of Local Authorities (IPLA), which aims to promote the cooperation between private sector, local authorities and public stakeholders in order to reinforce Public-Private Partnership (PPP) initiatives for waste management worldwide. Previous to Moscow the Forum was hosted in the Republic of Korea, Sweden and Brazil.
- Establishment BRICS Foundry Association
Signing of the Constitution for establishment of interregional BRICS Foundry Association took place on 10 September 2015 in Nizhny Novgorod at the V BRICS Foundry Forum.
- The UN Information Centre in Moscow hosted a lecture for the MGIMO-University students about UNIDO projects implemented in Russia
On June 26, the UN Information Centre in Moscow, located on the Leontiefski lane, hosted a lecture for the MGIMO-University students about UNIDO projects implemented in Russia. UNIDO National expert of the UNIDO Centre in the Russian Federation Maxim Eliseev was invited as a lecturer.