We help countries attract foreign direct investment into areas where needs are greatest, to ensure prosperity for all.
The post-2015 sustainable development goals will require a scaling up of investment
– we need a global "New Deal"
Dr. Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary-General of UNCTAD.
World Investment Report
It also provides analysis on global value chains and the operations of multinational enterprises, with special attention to their development implications.
Overviews of the report are also available in all official UN languages.
Transnational Corporations Journal
Transnational Corporations is a longstanding policy-oriented refereed research journal on issues related to investment, multinational enterprises and development.
It is an official journal of the United Nations, managed by UNCTAD.
As such it has a global reach, a strong development policy imprint, and high potential for impact beyond the scholarly community.