Gebze/Ottawa – UN Technology Bank and the International Development Research Centre announced a new funding opportunity today, the "Evidence for Innovation Call."

Gebze/ Ningbo –  Industrial design offers great potential for least developed countries (LDCs) as a driver of innovation, problem-solving and economic growth.

Calling entrepreneurs working on technologies, services or products which offer solutions to the challenges faced by least developed countries.

The UN Technology Bank wants to hear from you!

Who We Are

The United Nations Technology Bank for Least Developed Countries is a global organization dedicated to enhancing the contribution of science, technology and innovation for sustainable development in the world’s 46 least developed countries.

What We Do

The UN Technology Bank helps least developed countries build the science, technology and innovation capacity that they need to promote the structural transformation of their economies, eradicate poverty and foster sustainable development. Read more about what we do.

UN Technology Bank & SDGs

To ensure that LDCs are not left behind in achieving the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development, the UN Technology Bank undertakes initiatives to stimulate the production of high-quality research and its work directly supports a wide range of SDGs:

Economic self-reliance

Sustainable access to health technologies

Climate mitigation


Local skills development

Sustainable industrialisation

Education and academic cooperation


These positions are located in the office of the Technology Bank for the Least Developped Countries, based in Gebze, Turkey.