Investment dispute prevention and management at the national level

Veranstaltungsart
Virtual Event

Ort/Datum
Online, 25.02.2021

Veranstalter

German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), International Trade Centre (ITC)


This is the 7th of a virtual event series on investment facilitation for development, held in the framework of a joint ITC/DIE project on Investment Facilitation for Development.

The online event will focus on investment dispute prevention and management at the national level. During the event, the following issues will be addressed:

  • The function of dispute prevention and management and the various forms it can take.
  • Best practices, including specific country examples of setting up dispute prevention mechanisms.
  • The importance of conflict prevention and management at the national level and how such mechanisms could be reflected in an investment facilitation framework for development.

 

Agenda and speakers

Introduction

  • Rajesh Aggarwal, Chief Trade Facilitation and Policy for Business, ITC

 

Moderator

 

Speakers

The function of dispute prevention and management and the various forms it can take

  • Priyanka Kher, Private Sector Specialist, Investment Policy and Promotion, World Bank Group

 

Best practices, including specific country examples of setting up dispute prevention mechanisms

  • Carlos Jose Valderrama, Attorney at Law

 

The importance of conflict prevention and management and how such mechanisms could be reflected in an investment facilitation framework for development

  • Valéria Mendes Costa, First Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Brazil

 

Concluding remarks

  • Karl P. Sauvant, Resident Senior Fellow, Columbia University, CCSI

Hinweis / Please note

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