On 1 December 2016, the 75th session of the General Assembly of UNIDROIT was held at the seat of the Institute in Rome. The Ambassador of Brazil was elected Chairman of the General Assembly 2016-2017. The Assembly approved the Accounts of the 2015 financial year, adopted the draft Budget for the 2017 financial year and fixed the contributions of member States for that financial year. The Assembly approved the Work Programme of the organisation for the 2017-2019 triennium. The Assembly expressed its solidarity with Brazil for the recent tragic plan crash that had caused so many casualties.
Shot of seated delegations.