UNCITRAL Events and News

UNCITRAL Events and Colloquia

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.

25 March 2019 to 26 March 2019

Le Groupe de travail I sur les micro-, petites et moyennes entreprises organise un colloque sur les modèles de coopération

25 March 2019 to 26 March 2019

El Grupo de Trabajo I sobre las microempresas y pequeñas y medianas empresas (MIPYME) celebrará un coloquio sobre los modelos de cooperación entre MIPYME, los días 25 y 26 de marzo de 2019 en la sede de las Naciones Unidas en Nueva York.

25 March 2019 to 26 March 2019

Working Group I on Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) will hold a Colloquium on MSMEs’ models of cooperation on 25 and 26 March 2019 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

25 March 2019 to 26 March 2019

С 25 по 26 марта 2019 года состоялась вторая южно-тихоокеанская международная арбитражная конференция в Порт-Морсби, Папуа — Новая Гвинея.

25 March 2019 to 26 March 2019

The Second South Pacific International Arbitration Conference will take place from 25 to 26 March 2019 in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (PNG). UNCITRAL is co-organizing the event with the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the PNG government, and other development partners. 

25 March 2019 to 26 March 2019

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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.

News Articles

27 May 2022

From 24 to 26 of May 2022, the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), the International Organization of La Francophonie (OIF) and the Organisation for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa (OHADA) hosted an international meeting on investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) reform in Africa. Read the press release here.

27 May 2022

Du 24 au 26 mai 2022, la Commission des Nations Unies pour le droit commercial international (CNUDCI), l'Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) et l'Organisation pour l'harmonisation en Afrique du droit des affaires (OHADA) ont accueilli une réunion internationale sur la réforme du règlement des différends entre investisseurs et États (RDIE) en Afrique. Lisez le communiqué de presse ici.

26 May 2022

Kazakhstan has ratified the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation. Kazakhstan is the tenth State Party to the Convention and it will enter into force for Kazakhstan on 23 November 2022. Read the press release here.

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