ITD in UNCTAD Expert Meeting on Investment, Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Productive Capacity in Geneva, Switzerland
Dr. Kamalinne Pinitpuvadol, Executive Director led ITD’s delegation Mr. Sven Sylvian Callebaut, International Adviser and Khun Phattharawan Sukkantharak, Director, Office of Knowledge Management and Acting Director, Office of Regional Cooperation and Assistance, attended the 4th session of Multi – year Expert Meeting on Investment, Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Productive Capacity – building and Sustainable Development organized by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) on April 16 – 17, 2016 at the United Nations, Geneva, Switzerland.
The meeting devoted to taking stock of international investment agreements (IIAs) at all levels of policymaking. Participants had an opportunities to share national experiences/ approaches to IIAs reform and debate how to effectively reform international investment governance in line with current’s sustainable development imperative.
During the meeting, ITD’s delegation had discussions with H.E. Thani Thongphakdi, Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Thailand to the United Nations who shared Thailand’s view and approach on IIAs.