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UNCITRAL Colloquium on Civil Asset Tracing and Recovery

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.

第叁届联合国国际贸易法委员会亚太司法会议2019

04 November 2019

由联合国国际贸易法委员会亚太区域中心、中华人民共和国香港特别行政区律政司及亚洲国际法律研究院合办的香港司法会议将於201911

The 3rd UNCITRAL Asia Pacific Judicial Summit 2019

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.

Tercera Reunión regional en la reforma ISDS

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).  

Third Inter-sessional Regional Meeting on ISDS

25 September 2019 to 26 September 2019

The third inter-sessional regional meeting on ISDS reform will take place in Conakry (Guinea) on 26th September 2019. A capacity building workshop is scheduled to take place on 25th September 2019, at the initiative of the Government of Guinea and the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF programme). 

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Troisième réunion régionale intersessions sur la réforme du RDIE

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).

UNCITRAL, VIAC, CAM Joint Conference

24 September 2019

The arbitral community is invited to a free Joint Conference co-organized by UNCITRAL, the Vienna International Arbitration Centre (VIAC) and the Milan Chamber of Arbitration (CAM) on 24 September 2019 from 18:00-20:00. VIAC and CAM are hosting a reception following the event. Read more about the programme and how to register here.

第八届亚太ADR会议

20 September 2019

联合国贸法委亚洲及太平洋区域中心现诚邀阁下出席将于2019年9月20日在大韩民国首尔与KCAB国际部、大韩民国司法部、国际商会(ICC)及首尔IDRC联合主办的第八届亚太ADR会议。 

今年的会议将以“确保正当性、提高效率:争议解决领域的程序发展及潜在改革”为主题,特别探讨国际争议解决领域中有关平衡正当性及效率的需要的重要议题,务求就现今的ADR发展提供整体性的观点。联合国贸法委秘书长Anna Joubin-Bret 将就投资仲裁的最新议题作专题演讲。

有关详情请见附上的会议单张。是次会议免费入场,欢迎于此连结登记出席: http://www.safkcab.com/sub03/registration.asp.  
 

The 8th Asia Pacific ADR Conference

20 September 2019

The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific (UNCITRAL RCAP) is pleased to invite you to the 8th Asia Pacific ADR Conference (Conference) on 20 September 2019 in Seoul, Republic of Korea, co-organized with the Korean Commercial Arbitration Board International (KCAB INTERNATIONAL), the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Korea (MOJ), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the Seoul International Dispute Resolution Center (Seoul IDRC). 

2019 UNCITRAL RCAP Incheon Law & Business Forum

18 September 2019

The inaugural UNCITRAL RCAP Incheon Law & Business Forum, supported by the Ministry of Justice and Incheon Metropolitan City, will be held on 18 September 2019 in Incheon with the theme “Challenges of Doing Business in the Digital Economy In Asia and the Pacific”. The Forum comprises 2 panels on “New Frontiers in the Digital Economy” and “The Changing Legal Landscape”, as well as a roundtable discussion on legal instruments or innovations needed to facilitate international business in the digital economy.

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