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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On 23-25 February 2022, the Working Group for the preparation of a Guide on Legal Structure of Agricultural Enterprises (LSAE) met at UNIDROIT’s Headquarters in Rome and via Zoom. The first session of the LSAE Working Group was chaired by Justice Ricardo Lorenzetti, Supreme Court 
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On 25 February 2022, UNIDROIT participated in a Workshop on Responsible Contract Farming organised by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), the Liberia Ministry of Agriculture, the MAP Liberia Land Platform, the William N. Tolbert College of Agriculture and Forestry of the University of 
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On 3 December 2021, Deputy Secretary-General Anna Veneziano, and Legal Consultant Hamza Hameed, represented UNIDROIT in the 2021 International Conference on Ease of Doing Business organised by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Korea in Seoul, and online via Zoom. This event marked 
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On 10 December 2021, UNIDROIT together with the University of Turin and the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization (ITC-ILO) co-organised a webinar on “UNIDROIT’s Projects and Technology”. The event was introduced by Professor Cristina Poncibò (University of Turin). The panel was composed of UNIDROIT Deputy Secretary-General 
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On 19 November 2021, Legal Officers Ms Philine Wehling and Ms Priscila Andrade participated at the final event of the Winter School on EU Law on Digital Agriculture, organised by the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies (Pisa) within the Jean Monnet Module SUSTAIN. Their presentation 
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On 2 November 2021, the UNIDROIT/IFAD Legal Guide on Agricultural Land Investment Contracts (ALIC Legal Guide) was presented at the 2021 Conference on Land Policy in Africa during a Masterclass on “Legal Tools for Responsible Investment in Agriculture” organised by the International Institute for Sustainable 
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On 24 September 2021, the Legal Guide on Agricultural Land Investment Contracts (ALIC Legal Guide) was launched at a hybrid event held in Rome and online, as a side-event to the 100th Session of the UNIDROIT Governing Council Jointly produced by UNIDROIT and the International 
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On 1-3 September 2021, the Working Group on a Model Law on Warehouse Receipts, chaired by Governing Council member Professor Eugenia Dacoronia, held its third session in a hybrid format, with experts participating remotely and others participating in person in the Institute. The Group discussed 
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On this World Environment Day and for Generation Restoration 2021, UNIDROIT highlights its efforts to develop international private law instruments which take environmental objectives into account. For instance, the Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters specific to Mining, Agricultural and Construction Equipment 
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