On 2 July UNIDROIT entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Insolvency Law Academy (ILA) in India with a view to collaborate in areas of common interest. Apart from UNIDROIT’s project on Bank Insolvency, several UNIDROIT instruments contain provisions governing specific situations of insolvency, 
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On 4 July UNIDROIT Secretary-General Prof Ignacio Tirado and Deputy Secretary-General Prof Anna Veneziano participated in a roundtable discussion with senior public sector officials in India, organised by India’s Ministry of External Affairs in the context of India’s Presidency of the UNIDROIT General Assembly. The 
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On 6 July 2023, Legal Officer Priscila Andrade delivered a presentation on “Climate Change and Sustainability Clauses in Private Contracts” at the second meeting of the European Law Institute (ELI) project on “Climate Justice – New Challenges for Law and Judges”, which aims to explore 
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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 28 June, Ignacio Tirado, Secretary-General, and Anna Veneziano, Deputy Secretary-General of UNIDROIT, welcomed Michel Nussbaumer, Director, Legal Transition Programme and Yulia Shapovalova, Principal Counsel of EBRD, to discuss matters of common interest and cooperation between the two organisations, with particular focus on Best Practices 
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On 28 June 2023, Professor Maria Chiara Malaguti, President of UNIDROIT, and H.E. Riccardo Paternò di Montecupo, Grand Chancellor of the Sovereign Order of Malta, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Magistral Palace in Rome, Italy. The MoU establishes a framework for cooperation 
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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 22 June 2023, the International Program for Law and Development hosted guest lecturer Ms Carmen Bullon, LEGN Legal Officer at FAO, who presented the UNIDROIT/FAO/IFAD Legal Guide on Contract Farming. The lecture was accompanied by an interactive exchange with all participants. In the afternoon, 
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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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