On 22 November 2019, the fourth Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters specific to Mining, Agricultural and Construction Equipment (the “MAC Protocol”) was adopted in Pretoria, South Africa.
On 7 December 2019, UNIDROIT signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Institute of Air and Space Law at Leiden University to further collaborative work on the promotion of the Cape Town Convention and its Protocols, as well as to promote research and scholarship at both institutions.
A conclusive communiqué was issued by the Ministers and delegates to the Fifth Week of the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (5th PIDA Week, Cairo 25-29 November 2019) and the organizing and partners institutions, including...
On 28 November 2019, the UNIDROIT Secretariat welcomed a group of 22 graduate students from the Loyola University Chicago School of Law’s Rule of Law for Development Program (PROLAW) 2019-2020 for a morning of guest lectures at its seat in Rome.
The instrument of accession to the 1995 UNIDROIT Convention has been deposited by Ghana with the Italian Government, Depositary of the Convention, on 20 September 2019 and the Convention will enter into force for Ghana on 1 March 2020.