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IN-SHP Newsletter Highlights Small Hydropower Research Activities and Regional Projects [viewed]

10 May 2012: In its latest newsletter, the International Network on Small Hydro Power (IN-SHP) highlights activities of the International Center on Small Hydro Power (ICSHP), including the first "World SHP Development Report," as well as regional hydropower initiatives.

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UNIDO, Israel Cooperate on Sustainability in Africa and LDCs [viewed]

UNIDO14 May 2012: The UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Government of Israel have entered into an agreement to increase cooperation on food security, water management, women's empowerment, and industrial development in Africa and Least Developed Countries (LDCs).

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GEF Supports Ethanol Production from Cassava Pilot Project [viewed]

28 March 2012: The Global Environment Facility (GEF) has approved a US$2.97 million grant to promote cassava-based bioenergy through technology innovation and South-South technology transfer from Thailand and neighboring countries.

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GEF Holds Familiarization Seminar on Biological Diversity for Public Officials [viewed]

GEF19 January 2012: The Global Environment Facility (GEF) hosted its annual Familiarization Seminar, which included the participation of GEF's Implementing Agencies and featured presentations on GEF programs, policies and procedures as well as on funding opportunities. This year's seminar was focused on Biological Diversity, and aimed to build capacity to access GEF funds

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Global Bioenergy Partnership Publishes Sustainability Indicators for Bioenergy [viewed]

16 January 2012:  The Global Bioenergy Partnership (GBEP) has published a report titled "The Global Bioenergy Partnership Sustainability Indicators for Bioenergy," which represents the first global, government-level consensus on sustainability indicators for bioenergy. 

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UNIDO and QUINVITA Cooperate to Support Sustainable Development of African Bioenergy Crops [viewed]

3 November 2011: The UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and QUINVITA have entered into an agreement to support the sustainable development of bioenergy crops in tropical regions.

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UNIDO Magazine Focuses on Governance and Globalization Issues [viewed]

25 August 2011: The seventh issue of the magazine of the UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), titled "Making It," features articles on globalization, governance and industrial development.

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UNIDO Study Outlines Opportunities and Challenges for African Agribusiness and Agro-industries [viewed]

13 May 2011: The UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has published a study, titled “Agribusiness for Africa's Prosperity,” which focuses on the opportunities and challenges for African agribusiness and agro-industries.

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UNECE and Partners Publish 2010 MDG Report [viewed]

April 2011: The UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has published the report "The MDGs in Europe and Central Asia: Achievements, Challenges and the Way Forward.”

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UNIDO and Republic of Korea Cooperate on Technology Transfer Project [viewed]

28 December 2010: The UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) have entered into an agreement to cooperate to facilitate the transfer of environmentally-sound technologies to Cambodia.

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