Last possibility to register for Professional Certificate in Investment & International Trade programme of ICPS

This is a reminder to register as soon as possible for the  Professional Certificate in Investment and International Trade, which will take place via Zoom on the 7th – 11th June 2021 as ICPS now has the last place available. 
As funding has been allocated to this programme, a number of part-sponsored bursary places are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact ICPS immediately if you wish to participate in the programme but are unable to cover the full fees.

  • Introduction to FDI
  • The history of investment attraction
  • Mega trends affecting the investment landscape
  • Investment as a driver of development and growth
  • Developing FDI strategies- including competing for investment, destination marketing, handling investor enquiries, company targeting and lead generation, proposition development and retaining FDI
  • Measuring  the impact of interventions to attract FDI
  • Organisational design of investment promotion agencies
  • Introduction to international trade
  • Global trends in trade
  • Trade policy and the world framework for international trade
  • Working with stakeholders
  • The rise of protectionism
  • Free, fair and ethical trade strategies
  • The evidence base for exporting
  • Developing strategies for trade development and trade promotion – including capacity building, design of services, charging policy and decisions on sector and market focus
  • Best practice examples from Trade Promotion Organisations
  • The interface between trade policy and trade promotion
  • Measuring the impact of interventions to promote trade
  • Organisational design for Trade Promotion Organisations
  • Action planning

Please do not hesitate to contact International Centre for Parliamentary Studies (ICPS) directly should you require additional information, or if you wish to register, on +44 20 3137 8648, or at
Do feel free to share this information with interested colleagues. ICPS looks forward to hearing from you soon. 

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