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UNCITRAL Events and Colloquia

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.

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.  

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Third Inter-sessional Regional Meeting on ISDS

25 September 2019 to 26 September 2019

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

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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).  

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Singapore Convention Signing Ceremony

07 August 2019

The Signing Ceremony for the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation (“Singapore Convention on Mediation”) will be held on 7 August 2019 in Singapore. Co-organized by UNCITRAL and the Singapore Ministry of Law, this globally significant event will open with formal addresses by Singapore Prime Minister Mr. Lee Hsien Loong and United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Legal Affairs 

新加坡公约签约仪式

07 August 2019

《联合国关于调解所产生的国际和解协议公约》, 又名 《新加坡调解公约》,将在2019年八月七号在新加坡举行。

The 3rd Asia Pacific Mediation Conference

02 August 2019

The 3rd Asia Pacific Mediation Conference: “Singapore Mediation Convention: Strategies of China, Japan, Korea and Russia” will be held on Friday, 2nd August 2019 at Trade Tower in Seoul, Republic of Korea.  UNCITRAL Secretary Anna Joubin-Bret will deliver a Key Note speech during the Welcoming Session, and head of the UNCITRAL Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific (RCAP) Athita Komindr will be speaking in Session 1: Understanding of the Singapore Mediation Convention.

第三届亚州太平洋调解会议

02 August 2019

第三届亚洲太平洋调解会议,《新加坡调解公约:中国,日本,韩国,和俄罗斯的策略》,会在2019年八月二号举行。这次会议会在首尔贸易大楼,韩国,举行。

Asia ADR Week 2019

27 June 2019 to 29 June 2019

Asia ADR Week 2019, “The Kintsukuroi Perspective: The Asian ADR Revolution,” applies the Japanese art of fixing broken pottery with gold, or kintsukuroi, to alternative dispute resolution in the global economy – with costly commercial disputes as cracks that are mended by ADR. Organized by the Asian International Arbitration Centre in in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the event’s first day features a presentation by Athita Komindr, Head of the UNCITRAL Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific, on the Singapore Convention on Mediation. 

亚洲 ADR 会议 2019

27 June 2019 to 29 June 2019

亚洲ADR 2019会议,《金缮观点:亚洲ADR变化》, 引用日本采取纯天然材质修补残缺器物的传统工艺,ki

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07 August 2019

The United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation (the "Singapore Convention on Mediation") opened for signature in Singapore today, 7 August 2019. 46 States signed the Convention at the signing ceremony and delegations from more than 70 States attended the ceremony. Read the press release here.

31 July 2019

The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) adopted the UNCITRAL Model Legislative Provisions on Public-Private Partnerships, the UNCITRAL Legislative Guide on Public-Private Partnerships, and Practice Guide to the UNCITRAL Model Law on Secured Transactions, held a roundtable on technical assistance, and announced plans for CISG 2020, a celebration of the 40th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG), during its 52nd annual session in Vienna.

25 July 2019

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