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.

Commission

  • 28 June to 16 July 2021, Vienna (tentative)
  • 25-29 January 2021, Vienna
  • 4-8 October 2021, Vienna (tentative) 
  • 22-26 March 2021, New York
  • 27 September to 1 October 2021, Vienna (tentative)
  • 8-12 February 2021, Vienna
  • 15-19 November 2021, Vienna (falls on Gurpurab) (tentative)
  • 5–9 April 2021, New York
  • 18–22 October 2021, Vienna (tentative)
  • 3-7 May 2021, New York
  • 13-17 December 2021, Vienna (tentative)
  • 19-23 April 2021, New York
  • 22-26 November 2021, Vienna (tentative)

Events

17 March 2021

UNCITRAL RCAP is pleased to announce the “3rd South Pacific International Arbitration Conference”, co-organised with Asian Development Bank, ICC International Court of Arbitration, The Pacific Private Sector Development Initiative, the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australian Centre of International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA), and Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC). The conference aims to explore the theme of de-risking investment in the South Pacific region through a world-class international arbitration disputes regime.

17 March 2021

联合国国际贸易法委员会亚洲及太平洋区域中心(UNCITRAL RCAP)很高兴宣布将与亚洲开发银行、国际商会国际仲裁院、太平洋地区私营部门发展倡议、澳大利亚外交及贸易部、澳大利亚国际商事仲裁中心(ACICA)以及新加坡国际仲裁中心(SIAC)联合举办“第三届南太平洋国际仲裁会议”。本次会议旨在探讨通过世界级的国际仲裁争端解决机制降低南太平洋地区投资风险这主题。UNCITRAL RCAP主任Athita Komindr女士将致开幕词。本次会议将于2021年3月17日9:30至16:00(GMT+11)在悉尼歌剧院Yallamundi Rooms举行,并会通过Zoom直播。如需报名请联系:mialcala.consultant@adb.org,更多信息请浏览会议宣传页

05 February 2021

UNCITRAL, the  Ministry of Justice of Japan, and the Japan International Dispute Resolution Centre (JIDRC) are pleased to invite you to a kick-off discussion on Dispute Resolution in the Digital Economy featuring (1) Japan’s proposal on stocktaking of dispute resolution in the modern context and (2) Israel and Japan’s proposal on dispute resolution in international high-tech related transactions. Speakers include Ms. Anna Joubin-Bret (The Secretary, UNCITRAL), Mr. Takashi Takashima (Senior Attorney, Ministry of Justice, Japan), Mr. Andrés Jana (Chair, UNCITRAL Working Group II), and Mr. Cedric Yehuda Sabbah (Director, Ministry of Justice, Israel), amongst others. 

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

联合国国际贸易法委员会2019年第五十二届委员会审议了欧盟关于《破产程序中的适用法》的提案(见A/CN.9/995)。委员会要求秘书处与其他有关国际组织合作举办一次研讨会,旨在就未来可能针对这一专题开展的工作提出具体建议,供委员会2020年第五十三届会议审议。

New Articles

26 February 2021

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

29 January 2021

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

30 December 2020


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