UNCITRAL Events and News

UNCITRAL Events and Colloquia

01 November 2018

UNCITRAL invites you to an overview of the UNCITRAL Transparency Standards on 1 November, 12:30-13:30, in room C0213. 

31 October 2018

Columbia Center for Sustainable Investment, Centre for International Environmental Law and International Institute for Sustainable Development host a session for Stakeholders on the UNCITRAL ISDS Reform Process.  

Favoritenstraße 15a
1040 Wien

30 October 2018

A presentation of the Application of the New York Convention in Austria, Belarus, Russian Federation and Ukraine This event is organised by the Russian Arbitration Association.

29 October 2018 to 02 November 2018

Events for the week of 29 October to 2 November can be found on the UNCITRAL events page and viewed on the Working Group III page, along with the seating and speaking arrangements for the 36th session.

29 October 2018

Martina Polasek, Deputy Secretary-General, and Prof. Christoph Schreuer, lecturer at the University of Vienna and Of Counsel with Zeiler Partners, will lead a conversation on Amending the ICSID Rules.

29 October 2018

Presentation of a draft multilingual Glossary of ISDS terms. Open to all WG III delegations and observers

28 October 2018

Délégations / Observateurs francophones au sein du Groupe de travail III.  Pour plus d’informations sur les modalités pratiques et l’inscription, veuillez contacter Benjamin Hérisset, Benjamin.herisset@un.org

Remarque : Le Secrétariat de la CNUDCI fera une présentation de la CNUDCI et des travaux du Groupe de travail III 

News Articles

06 May 2022

On 5 May 2022 China deposited a declaration of extension of the territorial application of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) to Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China (“the HKSAR”). The territorial application will take effect on 1 December 2022 according to article 97(3) of the CISG. (view press release)

05 May 2022

Turkmenistan has acceded to both the  Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (the "New York Convention") and the United Nations Convention on the International Sale of Goods (the "CISG"). Turkmenistan becomes the 170th State Party to the New York Convention and the 95th State Party to the CISG. (view press release

29 April 2022

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

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