Sessions and Events

Alert: Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, the March, April and May sessions of UNCITRAL Working Groups I, III, IV, V and VI had to be postponed until further notice. The Secretariat will communicate to delegations in due course any arrangements that may be put in place to allow making progress on the working papers scheduled for consideration at those sessions.


  • 6-17 July 2020
  • 23-27 March 2020, New York (postponed)
  • 28 September to 2 October 2020, Vienna (tentative)
  • 3-7 February 2020, New York
  • 21 -25 September 2020, Vienna (tentative)
  • 30 March to 3 April 2020, New York (postponed)
  • 5-9 October 2020, Vienna (tentative)
  • 6-9 April 2020, New York (postponed)
  • 19-23 October 2020, Vienna (tentative)
  • 20-24 April 2020, New York (postponed)
  • 14-18 December 2020, Vienna (tentative)
11 December 2020

Durante el 52º período de sesiones de la Comisión en 2019 UNCITRAL consideró una propuesta de la Unión Europea sobre la ley aplicable a los procedimientos de insolvencia (ver A/CN.9/995). UNCITRAL pidió a la Secretaría que, en colaboración con otras organizaciones internacionales pertinentes, organizara un coloquio; con miras a presentar propuestas más concretas sobre posibles trabajos futuros en esta área, los cuales serán examinados por la Comisión en su 53º período de sesiones, en 2020.

11 December 2020

At its fifty-second session, in 2019, UNCITRAL considered a proposal from the European Union on applicable law in insolvency proceedings (see A/CN.9/995). UNCITRAL requested the Secretariat to organize a colloquium, in cooperation with other relevant international organizations, with a view to submitting concrete proposals for UNCITRAL’s possible future work on such topic, for consideration by the Commission at its fifty-third session, in 2020.

11 December 2020

À sa cinquante-deuxième session, en 2019, la CNUDCI a examiné une proposition de l'Union européenne sur la loi applicable dans les procédures d'insolvabilité (voir A/CN.9/995). La CNUDCI a demandé au Secrétariat d'organiser un colloque, en coopération avec d'autres organisations internationales compétentes, en vue de lui soumettre des propositions concrètes pour les futurs travaux éventuels de la CNUDCI sur ce sujet, pour examen par la Commission à sa cinquante-troisième session, en 2020.

06 June 2020

The UNCITRAL Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific (RCAP), the UNCITRAL National Coordination Committee for India (UNCCI), and the Manav Rachna University are pleased to invite you to a webinar with the theme “Cross Border Insolvency: Should India adopt the UNCITRAL Model Law?” on 6 June 2020. UNCITRAL RCAP will be delivering co-welcoming remarks from Incheon while UNCITRAL Senior Legal Officer Kate Lannan will be speaking from Vienna on the UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency and the benefits of harmonization.

06 June 2020

联合国国际贸易法委员会亚太区域中心(RCAP), 联合国国际贸易法委员会印度国家协调委员会(UNCCI)及Manav Rachna University诚邀阁下参与于2020年6月6日(星期六)举行的“跨境破产: 印度应否采纳贸易法委员会示范法”在线研讨会。联合国国际贸易法委员会亚太区域中心将由仁川作联合欢迎词,联合国国际贸易法委员会高级法律干事Kate Lannan将由维也纳加入讲解《贸易法委员会跨国界破产示范法》(示范法)及协调化的好处。另外,Dr TK Vishwanathan将讨论把示范法条文纳入印度法律的需要,Mr. Sumant Batra将为相关印度法律及示范法作出扼要分析,而 Judge Allan L Gropper 则会分享实务经验及讨论采用示范法的好处。有关研讨会详情,请参阅附上的单张

2 pm(维也纳); 5.30 pm (新德里); 9 pm (仁川)

New Articles

27 May 2020

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

19 May 2020

Saudi Arabia has ratified the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation. Saudi Arabia is the fourth State Party to the Convention and it will enter into force for Saudi Arabia on 5 November 2020. Read the press release here

30 April 2020

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