Latest UNCTAD Investment Policy Monitor released 12 Mar -
A surge in new restrictions and regulations in national investment policy was observed in the four months to February 2013. At the international level, the trend to negotiate regional investment agreements gathered pace.
First university from an Asian LDC joins Vi network 07 Mar -
Bangladesh's Jagannath University (JNU) has become the 73rd university member of the Virtual Institute (Vi), joining Vi think tanks the Bangladesh Enterprise Institute and the Centre for Policy Dialogue to become the third institution to represent the country in UNCTAD's programme for academic cooperation.
Ghanaian university expands Virtual Institute's reach to 43 countries 04 Mar -
Ghana's University of Cape Coast (UCC) today joined the Virtual Institute (Vi), becoming the Vi's fortieth core university member and the thirteenth country to represent sub-Saharan Africa in the network. The initiative was taken by UCC senior lecturer Camara Kwasi Obeng, a graduate of the Vi's online course on trade and poverty held last year.