The II International Investment and Economic Forum “Partnership and Prospect” took place in Ivano-Frankivsk City in October 12-13. The main aims of the Forum were deepening economic, business and cultural contacts, activation of diversified cooperation and exchange of experience on economic and social development, presentation opportunities of the city as a promising to invest.
The event was attended by delegations from twin cities, representatives of foreign diplomatic missions in Ukraine, international financial institutions, funds, spheres of business, education and culture, members of parliament, heads of cities and regions.
The main priority directions of thematic debates and panel discussions of the Forum were the investment activities of donor funds and financial institutions related to municipalities, development of economic, investment and tourism sectors, prospects of development of information technologies, implementation innovations as one of the basic element of economic development, tourism sector as the foundation of modern hospitality industry.
Also the Partnership agreement between United Nations Development Programme and Ivano-Frankivsk City Council was signed on the Forum.
The II International Investment and Economic Forum has to become an effective mechanism of attracting funds and investments in Ivano-Frankivsk City economics.