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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
7th World Investment Forum 2021
Investing in Sustainable Development
18-22 OCTOBER 2021
VIRTUAL
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Previous editions:
2018 World Investment Forum
10 Year Anniversary
22-26 October 2018
Geneva, Switzerland
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2016 World Investment Forum
17-21 July 2016
Nairobi, Kenya
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2014 World Investment Forum
13-16 October 2014
Geneva, Switzerland
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2012 World Investment Forum
20-23 April 2012
Doha, Qatar
2010 banner
2010 World Investment Forum
6-9 September 2010
Xiamen, China
2008 banner
2008 World Investment Forum
18-22 April 2008
Accra, Ghana
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A wrap up video of the 7th World Investment Forum 2021 which was held virtually 18-22 October 2021.

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The organizer

The World Investment Forum is organized by UNCTAD’s Division on Investment and Enterprise.

The Division is recognized as a global centre of excellence on issues related to investment and enterprise for sustainable development.

James Zhan
Director, Investment and Enterprise
Lead, UN World Investment Report

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WHO WE ARE

 

A gathering of global leaders brought together under the auspices of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

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WHAT WE DO

 

Provide a global platform for engagement and dialogue on emerging and key issues related to investing for sustainable development.

WHY US?

 

We are uniquely positioned at the intersection of the public, private and multi-lateral sectors to shape 21st century investment policies.