Investment and Enterprise

The Division is recognized as a global centre of excellence on issues related to investment and enterprise for sustainable development.

Built on several decades of successful experience, its staff provide international expertise in research and policy analysis, inter-governmental consensus-building, and technical assistance to over 150 countries.

Its flagship product is the annual World Investment Report and its main global stakeholder event is the biennial World Investment Forum.

The Division maintains an interactive World Investment Network of over 9,000 members to disseminate and promote its work on investment and enterprise.



22 January 2018Global foreign direct investment slipped in 2017
Investment Policy Monitor No. 18
05 December 2017Investment Policy Monitor No. 18
United Nations
22 November 2017Ethiopia, Mauritius and Spain honoured for promoting investment in Sustainable Development Goals
15 November 2017Investment between Southeast Asian countries reached record US$24 billion in 2016 says ASEAN-UNCTAD report
09 November 2017Eighteenth Report on G20 Investment Measures
10 October 2017Investor uncertainty looms over sustainable development goals
05 October 2017New Investment Models in Health-Related R&D – the Case of Antibiotic Resistance
30 June 2017Seventeenth UNCTAD-OECD Report on G20 Investment Measures released
WIR 2017
07 June 2017Digital radically changes global investment patterns, says World Investment Report 2017
24 May 2017 FDI to the most vulnerable economies declined in 2016, with possible modest recovery in 2017
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 Documents and Publications

Investment Policy Monitor No. 19 (UNCTAD/DIAE/PCB/2018/1)
Investment Policy Monitor No. 18 (UNCTAD/WEB/DIAE/PCB/2017/9)
Investment Policy Monitor: Special Issue (UNCTAD/WEB/DIAE/PCB/2016/5)
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