On 16 November 2022, a UNIDROIT delegation visited the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Headquarters in Manila and participated in a hybrid session on international private law developments relating to private sector development, trade and sustainable development. The panel featured ADB General Counsel Thomas Clark (Chair), 
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Between 14 – 16 November 2022, a UNIDROIT delegation visited Manila for a series of meetings with Government officials and key domestic stakeholders. The mission was organised in partnership with Professor Virgilio de los Reyes (Dean of De La Salle University College of Law, UNIDROIT 
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On 11 November 2022, UNIDROIT Secretary-General Ignacio Tirado delivered the keynote speech on “Rule of Law and Sustainable Development” for the Rule of Law Congress in Hong Kong, China. Organised by the Department of Justice of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China, the Rule 
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On 10 November 2022 UNIDROIT participated in the 5th Belt and Road Conference, organised by the Law Society of Hong Kong in Hong Kong, China. Organised as one of the events as part of the Hong Kong Legal Week 2022 and supported by the Commonwealth Lawyers 
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On 9 November 2022, UNIDROIT spoke at the “ASEAN Online Dispute Resolution Workshop: ODR in Facilitating Cross-Border Trade and Investment for ASEAN and Hong Kong Businesses” held in Hong Kong, China. The Workshop included participation from representatives from the Member States and the Secretariat of 
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The second UNIDROIT Session, organised the morning of 26th of October at the XXI IACL General Congress, was dedicated to UNIDROIT’s Instruments in Private Law and Agriculture. Chaired by Governing Council Member Jorge Sánchez Cordero (Mexican Center of Uniform Law), the session featured a panel 
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UNIDROIT had the honour of being invited to the XXI General Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law, the first since the pandemic, which was organised in Asunciòn from 23 to 28 of October 2022. At the opening of the IACL General Assembly that 
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On 30 September 2022, UNIDROIT participated in the 4th Conference for a Euro-African Academic Partnership, organised by ICCROM, in collaboration with the University of Teramo and the Diocese of Teramo-Atri, IZS, UNIDROIT, ICOMOS and under the auspices of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and 
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On 21 September 2022, Legal Officer Philine Wehling participated in the ADB expert talk on “Innovative Agri-Finance Products to Help Address Food Insecurity in ADB Developing Member Countries”. The webinar was opened with welcome remarks by Mr Thomas Clark (General Counsel, ADB), and the expert 
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In the context of a UNIDROIT – Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Chair Programme (MAECI), the UNIDROIT Secretariat is currently inviting applications for the position of Chair Holder/ Researcher. The new UNIDROIT/MAECI Chair Programme in the field of Private Law and Sustainable Development aims at 
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