img01UNIDROIT and the University of Trento will be co-organising an International Conference on the topic of “Trade, Development, and Global Value Chain Contracting” to be held on 16 – 17 April 2020 at UNIDROIT’s seat in via Panisperna 28, Rome.






The conference will discuss the governance and design of global value chains (GVC). Special attention will be paid to the role of contracts and financing devices in advancing development programmes and promoting innovation and sustainability. The conference intends to foster dialogue between academia and the institutional actors and organisations defining trade policies or setting global standards. For more information, please consult the attached draft agenda.


Dates: 16 – 17 April 2020

Venue: UNIDROIT – via Panisperna 28 – Rome, Italy


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