The Secretariat of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP Secretariat) is organizing a series of regional meetings with the main objective of Information, Knowledge Sharing and Networking of ACP Private Sector Development (PSD) actors. As an integral part of the ACP-EU Private [...]
This session is targeted to senior executives and management of investment promotion agencies and will address a range of issues that are critical to the success of an IPA, including: Integrating marketing effectively with investment attraction and the IPA’s other activities. Developing and leveraging [...]
According to the most recent UNCTAD’s World Investment Report issued in June of 2019, estimated global FDI flows were $1.3 trillion in 2018, which is 13% decline compared to the previous year. This is the third consecutive drop in FDI flows.
The decline is largely concentrated in the developed part of the world, where FDI inflows dropped by 27% . This is the lowest number since 2004. In the case of developing countries there is slight increase of 2% compared to the last year, while transition economies experienced drop of 28% in FDI inflows. The below interactive Figure 1 shows more detailed information regarding the global FDI trends in […]