Sessions and Events

  • 3–21 July 2023, Vienna
  • 19–23 September 2022, Vienna
  • 13–17 February 2023, New York
  • 18–22 September 2023, Vienna (tentative)
  • 6–10 February 2023, New York
  • 25–29 September 2023, Vienna (falls on Yom Kippur) (tentative)
  • 23–27 January 2023, Vienna
  • 27–31 March 2023, New York
  • 9–13 October 2023, Vienna (tentative)
  • 31 October to 4 November 2022, Vienna 
  • 10–14 April 2023, New York (falls on Orthodox Good Friday) 
  • 16–20 October 2023, Vienna (tentative)
  • 12–16 December 2022, Vienna 
  • 17–21 April 2023, New York
  • 11–15 December 2023, Vienna (tentative)
  • 28 November to 2 December 2022, Vienna 
  • 8–12 May 2023, New York
  • 18–22 December 2023, Vienna (tentative)


15 December 2022 to 16 December 2022

Co-organized by UNCITRAL, the Ministry of Justice of Japan (MOJ), and the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the 2022 Tokyo Forum on Dispute Resolution, themed “Anchoring new approaches to the core principles of due process and fairness”, will be held in person and virtually on Thursday, 15 December 2022 and Friday, 16 December 2022. The first session will address the stocktaking of developments in dispute resolution in the digital economy, a central topic discussed at the colloquium held by the UNCITRAL Working Group II in spring 2022.

17 November 2022 to 18 November 2022

Organized jointly by UNCITRAL, the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (MOFCOM) and the Central University of Finance and Economics, the 2022 International Colloquium on PPP Best Practices will take place on 17-18 November. The colloquium will bring together participants from both China and from abroad to discuss recent developments in China’s public-private partnerships sector, such as low carbon projects, and the use of UNCITRAL instruments on PPPs as a model for the reform of legal frameworks for public-private partnerships.

17 November 2022 to 18 November 2022



11 November 2022

To celebrate its 10th anniversary, UNCITRAL RCAP invites you to its RCAP@10 conference themed "The Road Ahead: Regional trade, global standards, and the future of legal harmonization" to be held via Zoom on 11 November 2022 from 09:30 to 19:00 Korea Standard Time (UTC+9). The event is co-hosted with the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Korea and Incheon Metropolitan City, and supported by Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) and Korean Commercial Arbitration Board INTERNATIONAL (KCAB INTERNATIONAL).    

10 November 2022

Jointly organized by UNCITRAL RCAP and the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Korea, and supported by KCAB INTERNATIONAL and Seoul IDRC, the UNCITRAL ADR Special Session will take place on 10 November 2022. Themed “Regional Perspectives on Cross-border Dispute Resolution” this year, the Session is an annual knowledge-sharing and capacity-building flagship event that brings together representatives from across the Asia-Pacific region and international legal experts in an interactive, informal setting.

New Articles

23 November 2022

With its accession to the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (the "New York Convention"), Suriname becomes the 171st State Party to the Convention. The Convention will enter into force for Suriname on 8 February 2023. (view press release)

31 October 2022

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

18 October 2022

CLOUT issue 218 is now available in all six official UN languages. The English language version may be accessed here. CLOUT issue 218 covers decisions on the UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency (MLCBI) including first time cases from Chile, Colombia and Mexico and other cases coming from the United States.