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Green hydrogen for Sustainable Industrial Development: A Policy Toolkit for Developing Countries

2024  |  Author(s): UNIDO, IRENA, IDOS


Green Hydrogen represents a unique opportunity for the clean energy transition. Climate change is an existential threat to a sustainable future, but at the same time, facing up to the climate challenge is an opportunity to promote prosperity and a brighter future for all. Green hydrogen and its derivatives will play a vital role in the just energy transition.

Industrial Development Report 2024 - Overview

2023  |  Author(s): UNIDO

#Flagship   #Industrial Development Report

The Industrial Development Report 2024, "Turning Challenges into Sustainable Solutions: The New Era of Industrial Policy" serves as a valuable guide for developing countries, especially least developed countries (LDCs), calling for bold policy initiatives aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It provides actionable strategies that focus on digitalization, job creation and industrial decarbonization, guiding these regions towards sustainable and inclusive industrial growth.

Full report to be released during the first quarter of 2024.

International Yearbook of Industrial Statistics - 2023

2023  |  Author(s): UNIDO

#International Yearbook of Industrial Statistics

The 29th edition of the International Yearbook of Industrial Statistics offers a detailed analysis of global industrial performance using recent data. With dedicated chapters on manufacturing, mining, and utilities, it highlights sector-specific trends in response to crises, emphasizing challenges and resilience. The publication delves into trade, competitiveness, and broader industrial landscape trends through dashboards and visualizations. Emphasizing the importance of robust national statistical systems, it provides a comprehensive overview of global industrial sectors, featuring an annually changing thematic chapter. In 2023, the focus is on innovation's crucial role in fostering sustainable growth, aligning with UNIDO's commitment encapsulated in the slogan "Progress by innovation."