WIF Satellite Events


3 November 2020 / 16:00 - 18:00 (GE time)

ISAR Honours Ceremony 2020


26 November 2020 / 11:00 - 14:00 (GE time)

 “IIA Reform in Times of COVID-19”

UNCTAD Virtual IIA Conference 2020


7-8 December 2020 / 14:00 (GE time)

Global Investment Promotion Conference


10 December 2020 / 15:00 - 16:30 (GE time)

Empretec WBA Ceremony 2020

ISAR Honours Ceremony

Tuesday, 3 November 2020, from 16:00 to 18:00 (GVA time) [WEBINAR]

The “ISAR Honours” Initiative aims to support efforts on enhancing the quality and comparability of companies’ reporting on their contribution to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and its usefulness for monitoring the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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UNCTAD Virtual IIA Conference 2020 “IIA Reform in Times of COVID-19” 

Thursday, 26 November from 11:00 to 14:00 (GVA time) [WEBINAR]

The Virtual IIA Conference will aim to pave the way for further inclusive, transparent, and synchronized IIA reform processes in the pursuit of sustainable development in the post-COVID-19 era. 

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Global Investment Promotion Conference

Monday, 7 and Tuesday, 8 December 2020 at 14:00 (GVA time) [WEBINAR]

The Global Investment Promotion Conference aims to discuss the shape of the investment promotion and facilitation landscape beyond the pandemic with global leaders in a satellite event of UNCTAD’s World Investment Forum. For this event, UNCTAD in partnership with the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA), is bringing together state leaders, ministers, CEOs of leading global companies, and executives of investment promotion agencies and special economic zones.

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Empretec WBA Ceremony 2020

Thursday, 10 December 2020, from 15:00 to 16:30 (GVA time) [WEBINAR]

The 7th edition of the Empretec Women in Business Awards will be held virtually to recognize the contributions of inspiring women entrepreneurs trained by the Empretec programme and to celebrate their success.

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Beyond Covid-19: Rebuilding SDG-Aligned Business and Investment

Thursday, 28 January 2021, 1st session from 09:00 to10:00 and 2nd session from 16:00 to 18:00 (GVA time) [WEBINAR]

A dynamic, moderated roundtable of policymakers, investors and thought-leaders making recommendations to rebuild SDG-aligned business and investment beyond Covid-19 with a focus on accelerating emerging market impact at scale.

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