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List of Press Releases - 2020-3

UNECE guidance for the energy efficiency and renewables sector will support small businesses to drive the green recovery (27 August 2020)

Micro-, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are among the worst hit financially by the COVID-19 pandemic. They represent over 90 percent of all companies in most countries in the UNECE region and are responsible for over half of GDP. Therefore, the economic recovery depends to a large extent on ...
Securing critical raw materials supply is key to the response to ‎COVID-19‎ (17 April 2020)

With almost half of the world under lockdown, the continued supply of certain critical raw materials needed for an effective response to the COVID-19 pandemic has become a concern.   The Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) and excipients of several drugs, including antibiotics such as ...
Energy efficient buildings: UNECE guidelines aim to help close gap between technologies, ‎standards and implementation (01 April 2020)

Improving energy efficiency is one of the most cost-effective options for meeting growing energy demand, ensuring more rational use of energy, contributing to a better environment and to energy security in most countries, and securing economic well-being and improved quality of life. Today, ...