On 23 and 24 November 2023, UNIDROIT Deputy Secretary-General Professor Anna Veneziano delivered a keynote speech at the Second Forum on Rule of Law in Global Digital Trade, held in Hangzhou, China and organised by the Wuhan University Academy of International Law and Global Governance 
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Between 23 and 24 November 2023, UNIDROIT undertook a mission to its 65th and newest Member State, Mongolia. Hosted by the Ministry of Justice and Home Affairs of Mongolia, the visit featured a series of institutional meetings and a workshop. On 23 November, UNIDROIT Secretary-General 
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On 8 November 2023, UNIDROIT participated in the 5th Shanghai Arbitration Forum “New Technologies, New Tracks and New Momentum, New Advantages”, which was part of the 2023 Shanghai Arbitration Week and took place in Shanghai, China. The conference was organised by the Shanghai Municipal Bureau 
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On 7 November 2023, UNIDROIT Legal Consultant Ms Theodora Kostoula represented the UNIDROIT Secretariat at the “Emerging Strength in International Arbitration” Conference organised by the Shanghai International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (SHIAC – Shanghai International Arbitration Center) in Shanghai, China. The conference was part 
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On the occasion of the International Day against the Illicit Trafficking of Cultural Property, established by UNESCO in 2020, in memory of the signing of the 1970 Paris Convention, UNIDROIT participated in the first edition of the Symposium on The Italian Perspective. State of the 
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Between 2 – 3 November 2023, UNIDROIT participated in an international conference on Factoring and Supply Chain Finance in Marrakech, Morocco. Hosted by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Trade Facilitation Programme and the FCI, the Conference brought together stakeholders from North African 
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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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On Monday 30 October 2023, UNIDROIT celebrated the launch of the Model Law on Factoring in Marrakesh, Morocco. The new international instrument was launched at the FCI 55th Annual Meeting, the largest international event for the global receivables finance industry. The launch event featured a 
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On 31 October 2023, in the framework of the International Bar Association’s (IBA) Annual Conference in Paris, UNIDROIT Deputy Secretary-General Prof. Anna Veneziano took part in a panel on “Unpredictable Events in International Trade: Force majeure and hardship clauses under the UNIDROIT Principles and ICC 
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On 31 October 2023, Dr Jasir Al-Harbash, CEO of the Saudi Heritage Commission, accompanied by several senior officers (among others relating to Research in Archaeology, University Partnerships and Academic Programs, International Partnerships, World Heritage Nominations and Management) paid a courtesy visit to UNIDROIT. They were 
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