1108, 2022

WAIPA General Assembly Meeting Agenda 2022

August 11th, 2022|Announcements, News|

WAIPA Permanent Secretariat has the privilege to invite all members to attend the 26th annual General Assembly meeting, which will take place on September 13th, 2022 at the Centre International des Conférences Genève (CICG) in [...]

2706, 2022

WBG-WAIPA 2022 Global Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs) Survey

June 27th, 2022|News|

Since 2018, World Bank Group (WBG), and World Association for Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) are collaborating to launch a single standard questionnaire every two years to save agencies’ time and resources, seek synergies, build a [...]

2305, 2022

WAIPA at the High-Level Regional Roundtable

May 23rd, 2022|News|

WAIPA Executive Director, a.i. Mr. Ismail Ersahin participated at the High-Level Regional Roundtable to discuss the importance of Investment Facilitation for Development and how Asian and Pacific Economies may benefit from it. He underlined that [...]

2305, 2022

WIDA Launched at Davos

May 23rd, 2022|News|

Launch of The World Investment for Development Alliance (WIDA) during World Economic Forum at Davos 2022 The launch of WIDA is a momentous event as it has been founded by 10 prominent organizations - AIB, [...]

1305, 2022

WAIPA upskilling FDI officials in India

May 13th, 2022|Events & Training, News|

The WAIPA Permanent Secretariat was on a 5-days visit to India, where they have kickstarted the first chapter of the WAIPA capacity building initiatives in India. As part of the visit, WAIPA organized the National Workshop on [...]

404, 2022

WAIPA at AIM 2022

April 4th, 2022|Events & Training|

WAIPA was delighted to be part of the Annual Investment Meeting Congress, which took place last week in Dubai, UAE. It was a pleasure to organize and partner at 5 different events; a pre-conference workshop, training [...]

2803, 2022

WAIPA Steering Committee Meeting

March 28th, 2022|News|

The WAIPA Steering Committee meeting was held this week on the sidelines of the Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai. The hybrid meeting gathered regional directors of WAIPA to discuss the achievements of the first quarter, the further [...]

2603, 2022

FDI Excellence Series: Attracting Quality FDI

March 26th, 2022|Events & Training, News|

The first session of the FDI Excellence Series 2022 edition was the first WAIPA event during this week and was focused on  "Attracting Quality Investment" and gaining essential knowledge and skills for identifying and attracting high-value [...]

2503, 2022

Investment Aftercare Explained: Book launch

March 25th, 2022|Events & Training, News|

“Investment Aftercare Explained. A Guide for FDI Practitioners and Policymakers on How to Grow and Retain Investors,” the first book to systematically map the last step of a foreign investor’s journey, was launched today at the Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai, UAE. Speakers [...]