Silva Deželan, ESG director of Stafford Capital Partners, discusses the organisation’s efforts to promote ESG integration and its plans to expand to new locations.
The Covid-19 pandemic has negatively affected gender equality and empowerment, but could FDI be used as a tool to support the targets of the fifth UN Sustainable Development Goal by 2030?
Foreign direct investment has been hard hit in 2020, with levels plummeting by 40–50%. Investment Monitor has identified five key trends to keep an eye on in 2021.
Availability of labour is an important factor for foreign investors, but the education and skill sets found within that labour force are also decisive factors when it comes to FDI site-selection decisions.
Huge sums are invested in sectors connected to the blue economy, but are they doing more harm than good when it comes to the sustainability of the Earth's oceans and coastal areas?
The investment treaty regime is tottering, and a surge of controversial post-Covid lawsuits could deliver the final blow.
Political stability encompasses many things, including corruption, the strength of institutions and the rule of law. It therefore must be carefully assessed by multinational enterprises while selecting an FDI destination.