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.



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12 November 2019Armenia can aim for several "billion-dollar" export activities by attracting more investment
IPA awards 2019
11 November 2019China, South Africa and Sri Lanka win sustainable investment awards
ISAR 2019
31 October 2019More companies urged to report how they help meet SDGs
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23 September 2019Call for photos on entrepreneurship by migrants, refugees
25 June 2019Twenty-first UNCTAD-OECD Report on G20 Investment Measures documents increase in foreign investment screening
Goal 8
19 June 2019Scale up businesses that positively impact society, experts say
FFD 2019
17 April 2019UN announces new CEO alliance to fund sustainability
Investment Policy Monitor
28 March 2019Investment Policy Monitor, March issue released
07 March 2019Lebanon moves on investment climate reforms
21 January 2019Global foreign investment flows dip to lowest levels in a decade
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 Documents and Publications

Investment Policy Monitor No. 23 (UNCTAD/DIAE/PCB/INF/2020/1)
Global Investment Trend Monitor, No. 33 (UNCTAD/DIAE/IA/INF/2020/1)
2019 Impact Stories (UNCTAD/DIAE/2019/INF.1)
Investment Policy Monitor No. 22 (UNCTAD/DIAE/PCB/INF/2019/8)
Global Investment Trend Monitor, No. 32 (UNCTAD/DIAE/IA/INF/2019/2)
Investment Policy Monitor No. 21 (UNCTAD/DIAE/PCB/INF/2019/2)
Global Investment Trend Monitor, No. 31 (UNCTAD/DIAE/IA/INF/2019/1)
Investment Policy Monitor No. 20 (UNCTAD/DIAE/PCB/2018/5)
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