Investment Agreement Advocacy Guide

Traidcraft and The Southern and Eastern African Trade, Information and Negotiations Institute (SEATINI) have co-written an advocacy guide for Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) on International Investment Agreements (IIAs) - BITs are the main form of IIA.  Primarily intended as a resource for those working in Africa the guide provides background information around IIAs and why CSOs should engage with these issues.

The guide is set out in 9 sections providing background information to those new to the issue, an overview of the African investment landscape and a detailed section on how to develop an advocacy strategy for engaging with policy makers around IIAs.

The full guide can be downloaded here.

Links to the individual sections can be found below:


Version francaise: guide entiere ici, chapitres individuels ci-dessous: