World Leaders Investment Summit will convene Heads of State and Government with CEOs of the world’s largest transnational corporations to discuss the role of sustainable investment in the new phase of globalization. State leaders will share their views on the main policy challenges facing policymakers in shaping global economic governance and its investment pillar, while the world’s leading CEOs will present corporate perspectives on changing business expectations in this regard. The Summit will provide participants with a rich, solutions-oriented discussion, drawing on the insight of the leaders present.
The discussion will be informed by an UNCTAD paper on “How Can Investment Foster Sustainable Development?” available here.
Questions to be addressed include
- What are the opportunities and challenges emanating from the changing investment landscape?
- What can be done to foster responsible and sustainable foreign investment?
- How to promote investment for job creation and inclusive growth?
The session will be broadcast live by Al Jazeera and CNBC