MENA OECD Ministerial Conference Competitiveness Forum

Tunis, Tunisia – On October 3rd, Ministers, OECD and EU officials, business representatives and investment promotion agencies discussed competitiveness of the Middle East and North Africa region during the Competitiveness Forum. WAIPA CEO Bostjan Skalar stressed that the public and private sector need to work together to achieve sustainable development goals. That is why WAIPA strives to develop and promote an investment Esperanto to improve public-private sector understanding. Skalar: “International organizations should consult the private sector more when formulating investment policy recommendations.

Investment Promotion Agencies are the gateway to their countries and when they work together they are even stronger. WAIPA believes in the regional approach because countries profit when their region is flourishing.