United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
Part of: GS Prelims and GS-II – Global Groupings
- United Nations Industrial Development Organisations (UNIDO) Representative in New Delhi has said that Regional Cluster concept of economic development is playing an important role in Indian success story.
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- UNIDO is the specialized agency of the United Nations.
- 170 States are Members of UNIDO as of 1 April 2019
- Mandate: To promote and accelerate Inclusive and sustainable industrial development (ISID) in Member States.
- Headquarters: Vienna, Austria.
- It was established in 1966 by the UN General Assembly.