The World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) was created in 1995. It was established as an Association under Swiss law. Through its wide range of activities, WAIPA provides the opportunity for investment promotion agencies (IPAs) to network and exchange best practices in investment promotion. Membership is open to all entities the primary function of which is “to promote any country, political sub-division of a country or other uncontested territory, as a destination for, or source of investments”.

January 2020

WAIPA launches EIF co-funded project to build capacity on investment promotion in LDCs

By |2020-01-29T16:03:35+03:00January 28th, 2020|ANNOUNCEMENTS|

Aim is to improve the capacities and skills of Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs) and EIF National Implementation Units (NIUs), as [...]

December 2019

November 2019

WAIPA at the second ACP-EU Private Sector Development Framework Event, West and Central Africa Region

By |2019-11-26T17:53:10+03:00November 8th, 2019|ANNOUNCEMENTS|

WAIPA was pleased to join as partner at the second ACP PSD regional meeting this year devoted to the West [...]

October 2019

September 2019

Regional Workshop on International Investment Policy Reform for Sustainable Development

By |2019-09-25T10:23:10+03:00September 17th, 2019|ANNOUNCEMENTS|

UNCTAD in cooperation with the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation and the Islamic Development Bank organized a regional workshop for [...]

August 2019

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February 2019

The FDI Excellence Series: Innovation in Investment Attraction Training Course in Istanbul

By |2019-07-13T23:39:28+03:00February 21st, 2019|ANNOUNCEMENTS|

Istanbul, Turkey, 19-20 February 2019 – The World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) organized its first training course on [...]

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March 2017


By |2019-07-23T14:18:51+03:00March 23rd, 2017|ANNOUNCEMENTS|

It fills us with pride to announce our newest corporate video. Here is WAIPA’s objectives and partners in the cause [...]