Sessions and Events

  • 6-17 July 2020
  • 7-11 October 2019, Vienna 
  • 23-27 March 2020, New York
  • 23 -27 September 2019, Vienna 
  • 3-7 February 2020, New York
  • 25-29 November 2019, Vienna 
  • 6-9 April 2020, New York
  • 18-22 November 2019, Vienna
  • 20-24 April 2020, New York 
06 December 2019

At its fifty-second session, in 2019, the Commission requested the Secretariat to organize a colloquium, in cooperation with other relevant international organizations, to further clarify and refine various aspects of the Commission’s possible work on civil asset tracing and recovery, for consideration by the Commission at its fifty-third session, in 2020. The Commission was of the view that the colloquium should consider the elements of a possible toolkit on civil asset tracing and recovery and collect more information on civil law jurisdictions practices.

04 November 2019

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04 November 2019

The Hong Kong Judicial Conference, co-organized by the UNCITRAL Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific, the Department of Justice, Hong Kong SAR, People’s Republic of China, and Asian Academy of International Law, will take place on 4 November 2019 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

25 September 2019 to 26 September 2019

La troisième réunion régionale intersessions sur la réforme du RDIE se déroulera les 25 et 26 septembre 2019 à Conakry (Guinée). La réunion sera précédée d’une journée de formation organisée le 25 septembre 2019 à l’initiative du Gouvernement de Guinée et de l’Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) (programme disponible ici).

25 September 2019 to 26 September 2019

La Tercera Reunión regional en la reforma ISDS tendrá lugar en Conakry (Guinea) el 26 de septiembre de 2019. El Taller de desarrollo de capacidades tendrá lugar el 25 de septiembre por iniciativa del Gobierno de Guinea y la Organización Internacional de la Francofonía (OIF programa).  

New Articles

14 October 2019

The online platform newyorkconvention1958.org has reached a new milestone with over 3,000 cases from 64 common law and civil law jurisdictions. Read the press release here.

30 September 2019

Armenia, Chad, Ecuador, Gabon and Guinea-Bissau signed the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation, known as the Singapore Convention on Mediation, at the Treaty Event entitled “Treaties in Support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development" held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, from 24 to 27 September. Read the press release

30 September 2019

The third inter-sessional meeting on investor-State dispute settlement (ISDS) reform, hosted by the Government of Guinea, in partnership with UNCITRAL and the International Organization of la Francophonie, has successfully concluded. Read the press release here