«CSID is honored to be one of the organizational partners of the 2014 UNCTAD World investment Forum. The Forum is a high-level, biennial, multi-stakeholder gathering designed to facilitate dialogue and action on the world’s key and emerging investment-related challenges. Its mission is to provide a platform where a debate on «investment for development” can take place and ultimately to promote investment flows that contribute to sustainable and inclusive development. The Forum is considered among the most important events of the international investment community and its stakeholders.
During the event, Meg Kinnear, Secretary-General of ICSID, will co-moderate a panel on October 16 addressing «Reforming the International Investment Agreements Regime.» The panel will consider: (i) key areas and pressing issues in IIAs and investment dispute settlement that need to be addressed; (ii) key ways and means to address these issues; and (iii) types of mechanisms and platforms needed to facilitate the reform. …»