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UNCITRAL Events and Colloquia

18 September 2019

The inaugural UNCITRAL RCAP Incheon Law & Business Forum, supported by the Ministry of Justice and Incheon Metropolitan City, will be held on 18 September 2019 in Incheon with the theme “Challenges of Doing Business in the Digital Economy In Asia and the Pacific”. The Forum comprises 2 panels on “New Frontiers in the Digital Economy” and “The Changing Legal Landscape”, as well as a roundtable discussion on legal instruments or innovations needed to facilitate international business in the digital economy.

18 September 2019

由联合国贸法委亚洲及太平洋区域中心举办,大韩民国司法部及仁川市作为支持单位的首届仁川法律及商务论坛将於2019918日於仁川举行,主题为 “於亚太地区数码经济营商的挑战”。

07 August 2019

The Signing Ceremony for the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation (“Singapore Convention on Mediation”) will be held on 7 August 2019 in Singapore. Co-organized by UNCITRAL and the Singapore Ministry of Law, this globally significant event will open with formal addresses by Singapore Prime Minister Mr. Lee Hsien Loong and United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Legal Affairs 

07 August 2019

联合国关于调解所产生的国际和解协议公约》,又名《新加坡调解公约》,将在年八月七号在新加坡举行。这个具有全球意义的仪式由联合国国际贸易法委员会与新加坡律政部联合主办。新加坡总理李显龙和联合国法律事务助理秘书长斯蒂芬·马特先生致开幕词。开幕式后会举行演讲与分会,主题将包括公约的谈判与国际纠纷解决的未来和法制。

签约仪式是《新加坡公约周》的一部分。公约周是在新加坡八月至号举行的关于纠纷解决的系列活动。联合国国际贸易法委员秘书Anna Joubin-Bret女士会在八月六日的两个话题中演讲:由新加坡国际纠纷解决学院、新加坡国际调解中心、和新加坡调解中心组织的《调解:新时代论坛》,和由国际律师协会组织的首届亚洲太平洋仲裁会议《亚洲太平洋的国际仲裁:挑战现状》。新加坡公约周的节目安排可在此参考:https://www.singaporeconvention.org/singapore-convention-week.html.

02 August 2019

The 3rd Asia Pacific Mediation Conference: “Singapore Mediation Convention: Strategies of China, Japan, Korea and Russia” will be held on Friday, 2nd August 2019 at Trade Tower in Seoul, Republic of Korea.  UNCITRAL Secretary Anna Joubin-Bret will deliver a Key Note speech during the Welcoming Session, and head of the UNCITRAL Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific (RCAP) Athita Komindr will be speaking in Session 1: Understanding of the Singapore Mediation Convention.

02 August 2019

第三届亚洲太平洋调解会议,《新加坡调解公约:中国,日本,韩国,和俄罗斯的策略》,会在2019年八月二号举行。这次会议会在首尔贸易大楼,韩国,举行。

27 June 2019 to 29 June 2019

亚洲ADR 2019会议,《金缮观点:亚洲ADR变化》, 引用日本采取纯天然材质修补残缺器物的传统工艺,ki

27 June 2019 to 29 June 2019

Asia ADR Week 2019, “The Kintsukuroi Perspective: The Asian ADR Revolution,” applies the Japanese art of fixing broken pottery with gold, or kintsukuroi, to alternative dispute resolution in the global economy – with costly commercial disputes as cracks that are mended by ADR. Organized by the Asian International Arbitration Centre in in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the event’s first day features a presentation by Athita Komindr, Head of the UNCITRAL Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific, on the Singapore Convention on Mediation. 

17 April 2019

Themed “New Era of Global Collaboration”, the International Dispute Resolution Conference 2019 aims to foster discussion on emerging trends in dispute resolution and the impact of the“Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation” on international business environment. The Conference is jointly organised by UNCITRAL, Hong Kong Mediation Centre and International Dispute Resolution & Risk Management Institute in collaboration with the Department of Justice.

01 April 2019 to 02 April 2019

The Thirteenth Multinational Judicial Colloquium on Insolvency, co-sponsored by INSOL International, UNCITRAL and The World Bank Group, will take place in Singapore, Republic of Singapore, on 1 and 2 April 2019, in Sands Expo and Convention Centre.

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07 September 2021

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

06 September 2021

Honduras has ratified the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation. Honduras is the seventh State Party to the Convention and it will enter into force for Honduras on 2 March 2022. Read the press release here.

24 August 2021

Iraq has ratified the United Nations Convention on Transparency in Treaty-based Investor-State Arbitration. Iraq is the ninth State Party to the Convention and it will enter into force for Iraq on 20 February 2022. Read the press release here

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