UNCITRAL Events and News

UNCITRAL Events and Colloquia

18 March 2019

On March 18, 2019, please join us at Cardozo Law School, for a symposium to celebrate and explore the new Singapore Convention on Mediated Settlements. The need for the Convention and its significance, the role of UNCITRAL, legal issues surrounding mediated settlements, and key issues debated in the Convention’s adoption will be explored.
CLE credits will be available.

01 March 2019 to 02 March 2019

The Vienna Arbitration Days are the leading arbitration conference in Austria. 
We look forward to welcoming you on 1 and 2 March 2019 for two days of lively discussions on hot topics in international arbitration. 

13 February 2019 to 14 February 2019

Est-ce qu’une aide financière pour couvrir leurs frais de déplacement et d'hébergement est-elle fournie ?

13 February 2019 to 14 February 2019

Is financial assistance for travel and accommodation provided?

13 February 2019 to 14 February 2019

¿Se proporciona a los delegados asistencia financiera para sufragar los gastos de viaje y alojamiento?

16 January 2019 to 17 January 2019

The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) will issue the updated “UNCITRAL Legislative Guide on Public-Private Partnerships” in 2019.

UNCITRAL, the Department of Justice of the Government of Hong Kong - Special Administrative Region and the Asian Academy of International Law, are jointly organizing a 2 days conference to discuss the PPPs challenges in Asia and the solutions provided by the draft UNCITRAL Legislative Guide on PPPs. 

04 December 2018 to 05 December 2018

CIS countries and neighbours of Belarus gather to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the NY Convention and to review recent developments as regards its interpretation and application internationally as well as in the region.  

28 November 2018

The Ministry of Justice and the Arbitration Court attached to the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry jointly organize an international professional conference on 14 November 2018 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. called “The Hungarian Arbitration on UNCITRAL bases” and cordially invite and welcome all those who consider alternative dispute resolution important: attorneys, counsels, entrepreneurs, state court judges, arbitrators and all other interested professionals.

19 November 2018 to 20 November 2018

La cinquième Conférence internationale pour une communauté euro-méditerranéenne d'arbitrage international organisée conjointement par la Commission des Nations pour le droit commercial international (CNUDCI), l'Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques (OCDE), la Cour de Madrid d'arbitrage (MCA) et le ministère de la Justice d'Espagne, aura lieu les 19 et 20 novembre 2018 à Madrid (Espagne). L’inscription est gratuite pour les représentants de gouvernements ou d’organisations internationales.

19 November 2018 to 20 November 2018

The Fifth International Conference for a Euro-Mediterranean Community of International Arbitration will be held in Madrid next 19-20 November 2018.
By bringing together experts in international arbitration and investment, the conference aims at promoting a sustainable Euro-Mediterranean arbitration community as part of a broader agenda for securing investments.

News Articles

01 June 2022

The monthly compilation for May of the bibliography of recent writings related to the work of UNCITRAL is now available.

31 May 2022

The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of Ghana and the European Union, has launched an initiative for UNCITRAL Days in Africa at an event in Accra. Read the press release here.

30 May 2022

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency adopted by UNCITRAL on 30 May 1997. Read the full press release here.

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