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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On 3 July 2023, in the context of India’s Presidency of the UNIDROIT General Assembly, the Indian Ministry of External Affairs organised a seminar in New Delhi dedicated to the work of UNIDROIT. The seminar was opened by Ms Uma Sekhar, Additional Secretary at the 
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On 23 June, Judge of the High Court in South Africa Eduard Derek Wille, who had participated in the first edition of the International Programme for Law and Development (IPLD), returned to present his practical experience in using the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts as 
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On 20 June 2023, the participants in the UNIDROIT International Programme for Law and Development enjoyed great discussions about the UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts (UPICC), led by Secretary-General Ignacio Tirado and Deputy Secretary-General Anna Veneziano. Additionally, Legal Officer Philine Wehling focused on the 
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Suggestions, sharing and proposals during the opening ceremony at the seat of Unidroit. ROME – Transparency, compatibility and reliability of legal systems are decisive elements in favour of investment and shared growth: this theme is at the centre of the training course which is being 
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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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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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At its 99th session, the UNIDROIT Governing Council authorised the Secretariat to organise a colloquium in 2021 to discuss and specify the potential scope of the new project developed in cooperation with FAO and IFAD on Legal Structure of Agricultural Enterprises. The Consultation Webinar was held 
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Private Law and Agricultural Development is an important branch of the Work Programme of the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT). First introduced in 2012, the Institute has since produced two instruments in cooperation with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United 
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