UNIDO to launch ‘Women in Green Industries’ on Oct 25

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ISLAMABAD, Oct 24 (APP):United Nations Industrial Development
Organization (UNIDO) will launch initiative “Women in Green Industries” on Tuesday at Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Neil Buhne, UN Resident Coordinator to Pakistan,Esam Alqararah
UNIDO Representative to Pakistan and colleagues from other UN
agencies and Government Organizations would be a part of this
initiative.
Keeping the significance and contribution of small businesses
to promoting job creation and overall economic development of
Pakistan, UNIDO is implementing a “Global Cleantech Innovation
Programme for SMEs and Start-ups” focusing on the promotion of innovations in clean technologies, funded by the Global Environment Facility and supported by its strategic partners, Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST), National Productivity Organization (NPO), Pakistan Institute of Management (PIM) and international Knowledge.
Under this umbrella UNIDO Pakistan is going to launch this
campaign for Gender mainstreaming and attracting more women to be
the innovators, end gender poverty through clean technologies and
innovation.