On 23 June 2020 Iceland’s instruments of accession to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and to the Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters specific to Aircraft Equipment were deposited with UNIDROIT. Iceland made declarations under Articles 
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Between 15-17 February 2020 UNIDROIT participated in several APEC-related meetings in Putrajaya, Malaysia. On 15 February Senior legal Officer William Brydie-Watson presented on “UNIDROIT instruments that support access to credit” at a Workshop for APEC Member Economies on the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business 
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On 8 January 2020, the Ambassador of the State of Qatar in Italy, His Excellency Mr Abdulaziz Bin Ahmed Al Malki Al Jehani, visited UNIDROIT to deposit Qatar’s instrument of accession to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and to the Protocol on 
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On 22 October, at an event kindly hosted by Strathmore University Law School in Nairobi, UNIDROIT organised an International Conference to discuss the future fourth Protocol to the Cape Town Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters specific to Mining, Agricultural and Construction 
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The Aviation Working Group invited key stakeholders to attend an important Aviation Working Group (AWG) South American regional event on the Cape Town Convention and its Aircraft Protocol (CTC) and cross border transferability of aircraft (XBT). This AWG event was hosted by, and was held 
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On 8 May 2019, the members of the UNIDROIT Governing Council were invited to take part in the launch of the 4th edition of the Official Commentary on the Cape Town Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and its Aircraft Protocol. The publication, of 
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A Colloquium entitled “The Cape Town Convention – Past successes and Future Opportunities” was held on April 30 at the Law Faculty of the Université de Montréal. The event was a joint undertaking between the Department of Justice Canada and the Université de Montréal, with 
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On 19 February 2019, the Republic of Moldova’s instrument of accession to the Aircraft Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment was deposited with UNIDROIT. The Republic of Moldova made a declaration under Article XXX(1) of the Aircraft Protocol. The Convention and 
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On 1 February 2019 the UNIDROIT Secretariat participated in a consultation workshop considering France’s possible ratification of the Cape Town Convention.   Hosted by the Université Paris II (Panthéon-Assas), the workshop brought together international experts, government representatives, private sector lawyers and academia to discuss the 
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On 20 December 2018 Ghana’s instruments of ratification of the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and of the Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters specific to Aircraft Equipment were deposited with UNIDROIT. Ghana made declarations under Articles 
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