102nd Session
(Rome, 10-12 May 2023)




Provisional Order of Business (C.D. (102) Misc. 1 rev. 2)


1. Adoption of the annotated draft agenda (C.D. (102) 1 rev.)


2. Appointment of first and second Vice Presidents of the Governing Council (C.D. (102) 1 rev.)


3. Reports

(a) Annual Report 2022 (C.D. (102) 2)
(b) Report on the UNIDROIT Foundation (C.D. (102) 3)


4. Adoption of Draft UNIDROIT instruments:

(a) Model Law on Warehouse Receipts (C.D. (102) 4 rev.)
(b) Model Law on Factoring (C.D. (102) 5)
(c) Principles on Digital Assets and Private Law (C.D. (102) 6)


5. Ongoing legislative activities carried over from the 2020-2022 Work Programme

(a) Best Practices for Effective Enforcement (C.D. (102) 7)
(b) Bank Insolvency (C.D. (102) 8)
(c) Legal Structure of Agricultural Enterprises (C.D. (102) 9)
(d) Private Art Collections (C.D. (102) 10)
(e) Principles of Reinsurance Contracts (C.D. (102) 11)


6. Proposal for Joint Work: HCCH-UNIDROIT Project on Law Applicable to Cross-Border Holdings and Transfers of Digital Assets and Tokens (C.D. (102) 12)


7. Update on certain high-priority projects on the 2023-2025 Work Programme

(a) UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts and Investment Contracts (C.D. (102) 13)
(b) Legal nature of Voluntary Carbon Credits (C.D. (102) 14)


8. International Interests in Mobile Equipment:

(a) Implementation and status of the Cape Town Convention and the Aircraft Protocol (oral presentation)
(b) Implementation and status of the Luxembourg Rail Protocol and of the Space Protocol (C.D. (102) 15)
(c) Implementation and status of the Protocol on Matters specific to Mining, Agricultural and Construction Equipment (MAC Protocol) (C.D. (102) 16)
(d) Appointment of a Supervisory Authority for the MAC Protocol registry (C.D. (102) 17)


9. International Protection of Cultural Property: Implementation and status of the 1995 Convention (C.D. (102) 18)


10. Promotion Strategy for UNIDROIT Instruments (C.D. (102) 19)


11. UNIDROIT Correspondents (C.D. (102) 20)


12. UNIDROIT Academy (C.D. (102) 21)

(a) UNIDROIT Academic Projects
(b) Academic Institutes
(c) UNIDROIT International Programme for Law and Development
(d) UNIDROIT Chair Programmes
(e) UNIDROIT Library and research activities
(f) Cooperation with academic institutions
(g) UNIDROIT Publications


13. Communications strategy and social media outreach (C.D. (102) 22)


14. Administrative matters:

(a) Reappointment of the Secretary-General for a second term (C.D. (102) 1 rev.)
(b) Appointment of a Special Committee to update the UNIDROIT Regulations (C.D. (102) 23)
(c) Preparation of the draft Budget for the 2024 financial year (C.D. (102) 24)


15. Date and venue of the 103rd session of the Governing Council (C.D. (102) 1 rev.)


16. Any other business