The Investment for Development Research Square, organized by UNCTAD in collaboration with UNU-WIDER, New York University - Abu Dhabi, Middlesex University-Dubai, Geneva Graduate Institute, and the Academy of International Business, is located in the Investment Village of the World Investment Forum 2023. It provides a platform for discussions and exchange of ideas between policymakers, academia, business representatives and professionals from diverse backgrounds. The platform offers a unique opportunity to understand current policy, industry and academic thinking in relation to the role of international investment and the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
09:00 - 10:00 Fireside Chat on the Investment Facilitation in Developing Countries
10:00 - 10:15 Video
10:15 - 11:15 Fireside Chat on Energy Transition in Asia and the Pacific (in partnership with the Asian Development Bank)
13:00 - 13:45 Fireside Chat on Buying and Selling Fossil Fuel Assets
14:00 - 14:15 Video
14:15 - 15:00 Fireside Chat on the Future of Globalization