1808, 2021

7th UNCTAD World Investment Forum

August 18th, 2021|Announcements|

The UNCTAD secretariat has announced that the 7th World Investment Forum will be held virtually from 18 to 22 October 2021. The 7th Forum was originally planned to take place in Abu Dhabi, United [...]

1407, 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

July 14th, 2021|Announcements|

The World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) has finalized the first part of the project co-funded by EIF “Capacity Building for EIF countries on Investment Promotion” within WAIPA activity aiming to improve the [...]

1705, 2021

WAIPA CEO participated at the UNWTO hybrid event in Madrid

May 17th, 2021|Announcements|

WAIPA CEO Bostjan Skalar participated today in Madrid at the event “Enabling Frameworks For Tourism Investments During COVID-19” organized by WAIPA’s Consultative Committee member UNWTO. Mr. Skalar lectured in the workshop on “Strategies and [...]

1412, 2020

WAIPA and UNWTO sign a Memorandum of Understanding

December 14th, 2020|Announcements|

The Executive Director of the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA), Bostjan Skalar and the Secretary-General, D. Zurab Pololikashvili of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which was [...]

611, 2020


November 6th, 2020|Announcements|

According to the WAIPA Statutes, today on the 6th November 2020, 30 days prior to the meeting we announce the agenda of the WAIPA General Assembly. We cordially invite our members to join us [...]

211, 2020

IsDB-WBG-WAIPA Webinar: “The Global Investment Competitiveness Report 2019-2020” Rebuilding investor confidence in times of uncertainty, 29 October 2020

November 2nd, 2020|Announcements|

On 29 October 2020, WAIPA in partnership with Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the World Bank Group (WBG)  organized webinar titled “The Global Investment Competitiveness Report 2019-2020”, which explored how to rebuild investor confidence in times of uncertainty. [...]

209, 2020

Call for Amendments to WAIPA Statutes

September 2nd, 2020|Announcements|

02.09.2020 We, Permanent Secretariat, hereby notify to WAIPA members that the following amendments to the Statutes of WAIPA will be submitted to the next General Assembly of WAIPA. The request that WAIPA statutes be amended [...]

1307, 2020

Call for consultancy

July 13th, 2020|Announcements|

The World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) will implement with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) a tailormade capacity development project on aftercare in Jordan funded by the UK Department for [...]