ICT Partnerships


In July 2006, on the occasion of the first Microsoft Government Leaders Forum Africa in Cape Town, South Africa, UNIDO and Microsoft signed a strategic partnership, pooling expertise to support SMEs and foster greater innovation and competitiveness.

UNIDO – Hewlett-Packard Partnership

In May 2008 UNIDO signed a strategic partnership with Hewlett-Packard (HP). The partnership addresses the needs of aspiring and existing entrepreneurs through the “HP Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs” (HP LIFE) programme.

UNIDO – Ericsson

Promoting the participation of small and medium enterprises in electronic and mobile businesses.