UNIDROIT was pleased to be invited to a workshop on “Sustainability in the Food Supply Chain: Challenges and the Role of Law and Policy” which was hosted by the University of Edinburgh Law School and the Society of Legal Scholars. The topic is closely aligned 
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On 17 May 2024, UNIDROIT was invited to participate in a panel addressed to the Codeway Expo Plenary on Innovation in agri-business and sustainable development. Legal Officer Priscila Pereira de Andrade presented on the relevance of UNIDROIT Instruments in a panel, which focussed on the 
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On 16 May 2024, the Italian Agency for Cooperation for Development (Agenzia Italiana per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo – AICS) hosted UNIDROIT in its booth at the CODEWAY Expo for a focussed panel on how UNIDROIT instruments contribute concretely towards the Sustainable Development Goals. Participants 
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UNIDROIT is proud to be represented at the CODEWAY EXPO 2024. President Maria Chiara Malaguti participated in the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Grand Opening this morning, and a very rich programme of events will unfold this afternoon and in the coming days. The complete 
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On Monday 25 March 2024, UNIDROIT welcomed a high-level delegation from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) at the seat of UNIDROIT in Rome. The President of UNIDROIT Maria Chiara Malaguti, Deputy Secretary-General Anna Veneziano, and Prof. Louise Gullifer, Senior Legal Consultant, met with Mr Thomas 
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From 18 to 20 March 2024, the fifth session of the Working Group on Collaborative Legal Structures for Agricultural Enterprises (the “LSAE Project”) was held at UNIDROIT in Rome and online via Zoom. The LSAE Project is a high-priority project jointly undertaken by UNIDROIT, the 
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On 5-9 February 2024, the draft UNCITRAL/UNIDROIT Model Law on Warehouse Receipts with the draft Guide to Enactment were discussed by delegates and observers of UNCITRAL Working Group I during its 41st session at the UN Headquarters in New York. UNIDROIT was represented by Legal Officer Philine 
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Between 16 and 17 January 2024, UNIDROIT participated in the annual Conference on International Coordination of Secured Transactions Reform, hosted by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) at their Headquarters in Washington DC. Focusing on “Coordinating new instruments with the existing international framework and enhancing regional 
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From 8 to 10 November 2023, the fourth session of the Working Group on Collaborative Legal Structures for Agricultural Enterprises (the “LSAE Project”) was held in hybrid format at the seat of UNIDROIT in Rome and online. The session was attended by 40 participants. The 
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Between 10 – 11 October 2023, UNIDROIT participated in an APEC Workshop in Tokyo on Secured Transactions Reform in the Asia Pacific region. The workshop was organised by the United States of America, which is currently serving as the 2023 APEC Host Economy. UNIDROIT participated 
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