The World Investment Forum is organized biennually and gathers over 4,000 investment stakeholders from 160 countries. It provides a platform where participants can meet to devise strategies and solutions for global investment challenges. Aside from attracting investment location experts, the Forum also hosts high-level participants including Heads of State and Government, ministers, global company executives, investment treaty negotiators, parliamentarians, scholars and the media.
Seychelles Investment Board (SIB) together with over 25 other Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs) from Asia, Africa and Middle East, took part in the World Investment Forum held at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters – Palais Des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland from 22nd to 26th October 2018. The theme for this year was ‘Investing in Sustainable Development’, with a look at how investments can attain sustainable development goals.