The residential component of the UNIDROIT International Summer School 2022 successfully concluded with two formal events:

  • An evening reception hosted by H.E. Ms. Nosipho Jezile, Ambassador of South Africa in Italy, at her residence, on July 21
  • A formal closing event at UNIDROIT on July 22. This event included the delivery of Certificates of participation to all participants, speeches from many of the participants as well as from the UNIDROIT’s Secretary General and Deputy-Secretary General followed by a lunch buffet.

The residential component of the Summer School was attended from July 4th to July 22nd  by 21 judges, public lawyers and legal drafters (9 men and 12 women) from 12 countries and 1 International Organization (Algeria, Cameroon, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mauritania, Mauritius, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Tunisia, ECOWAS).

The detailed program, presentationssyllabus and readings are available online on the website.

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The UNIDROIT International Summer School 2022 was organised thanks to the financial support of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation/Directorate General for Development and Cooperation.


The Summer School 2022 also benefited from the collaboration with the UNIDROIT Foundation and with the ILI-South African Centre for Excellence (ILI-SACE).