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International Investment Agreements (IIAs)
 
International Investment Agreements
 
UNCTAD's Work Programme on International Investment Agreements (IIAs) actively assists policymakers, government officials and other IIA stakeholders to formulate international investment rules that effectively foster sustainable development and
inclusive growth.
 
Main goals:
  • Enhance the sustainable development dimension of international investment agreements (IIAs)

  • Provide comprehensive analysis on key issues arising from the complexity of the international investment regime

  • Develop a wide range of tools to support the formulation of more balanced international investment policies

 
The three pillars of activities:
  • Research and policy analysis - monitoring trends, identifying key emerging issues and providing cutting-edge knowledge on IIAs from a sustainable development perspective

  • Technical assistance - delivering trainings, seminars and workshops and offering ad-hoc advice to strengthen the capacity of beneficiaries in handling the complexities of the IIA regime

  • Intergovernmental consensus-building - exchanging and sharing best practices and experience with the view to fostering global investment governance

 
 

 News

 
Southern African Development Community
05 August 2012SADC moving forward on model bilateral investment treaty template
IIA Issues Notes series
15 April 2012UNCTAD publishes its annual review of investor-State dispute settlement cases
IIA FET
14 March 2012Assisting States in drafting better investment agreements
12 Jan 12 - A more active role for States in guiding the interpretation of International Investment Agreements
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 Meetings and Events

 
 

 Publications

 
Promoting Low-Carbon Investment (UNCTAD/DIAE/PCB/2013/2)
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ANNOUNCEMENT
 
We wish to advise that UNCTAD's database on investor-State dispute settlement (ISDS) cases is undergoing maintenance.
We hope to have an enhanced version of the database available soon and regret any inconvenience caused.
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