Professional Certificate in Strategic Trade and Investment
18th - 22nd February 2019, London, UK
The World Bank in a recent report stated that 'increasing trade is key to ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity'. Trade and investment has become increasingly important in a competitive and ever more globalised world. With the emergence of new economic powers and regional trading blocs, initiating and implementing effective trade and investment strategies is vital to the success of a country’s economy and future.
This course will provide those in trade and finance ministries with a comprehensive understanding of the strategies for attracting investment and trade opportunities to increase the prospects of achieving the sustainable development goals. This programme has been designed with trade experts to provide significant professional benefits to individuals working in the trade and investment industries around the world.
This course will allow those involved in international relations, trade and finance ministries to explore how a jurisdiction can build the capability to design and deliver trade and investment strategies designed to achieve sustainable economic growth. The course will explore a range of issues including:
Experts in the field will lead this training through interactive workshops, lectures and best practice case studies, fostering innovation, creative learning and networking amongst peers. This interactive learning will support participants’ understanding of key themes, including multilateral trade agreements and ethical trade strategies. By examining in-depth case studies and utilising strategic planning tools, participants will leave equipped to formulate and implement strategic plans for more effective investment and trade policies, supported by an enhanced knowledge of international treaties and the major sectors of industry.
Upon completion of this week-long course and subsequent successful completion of CMI written tasks, the successful candidate will be awarded a Level 7 CMI certificate in Management & Leadership, showing the CMI units achieved. The CMI is the only chartered professional body in the UK dedicated to promoting the highest standards in management and leadership excellence. The professional qualifications offered by the Institute are internationally recognised and sought after.