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”.
16 11, 2022

WAIPA & United Nations ESCAP Announce Partnership for Asia Pacific Trade, Investment and Innovation Week 2023

2022-11-29T11:19:02+03:00November 16th, 2022|

The World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) is delighted to announce a partnership with the United Nations Economic [...]

21 10, 2022

WAIPA at 7th IPA Network Meeting & 5th Roundtable on Investment & Sustainable Development organised by OECD

2022-10-21T15:16:07+03:00October 21st, 2022|

OECD, a consultative Committee member of WAIPA, organised their first in person Investment Week after a gap pf 3 [...]

25 02, 2022

Call for consultancy services

2022-03-10T15:51:18+03:00February 25th, 2022|

Call for Consultancy Services *The deadline for the call of consultancy was postponed to 31 March 2022. Building on [...]

9 12, 2021

WAIPA Joins Forces with IsDB to Strengthen Technical Capacities of IPAs in OIC Member Countries

2021-12-13T14:38:25+03:00December 9th, 2021|

Jeddah / Geneva, 9 December 2021 - The World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) in partnership with the [...]

14 07, 2021

WAIPA and EIF hold a webinar on the joint Capacity Development Project for LDCs and the way forward with new engagements under inter agency partnership of UNCTAD-UNIDO-ILO and UN-OHRLLS

2021-07-14T11:26:05+03:00July 14th, 2021|

The World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) has finalized the first part of the project co-funded by EIF [...]

17 09, 2020

WAIPA-WBG Webinar: “State of Investment Promotion Agencies – Evidence from WAIPA-WBG’s Joint Global Survey”

2020-09-18T15:38:50+03:00September 17th, 2020|

WAIPA & The World Bank Group (WBG) had a pleasure to present the details of the global survey report [...]