On 22 October 2019 UNIDROIT hosted a delegation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan at its headquarters in Rome.
The delegation was led by Dr Mirvokhid Azimov (Director-General of the Treaty Law Department) who was accompanied by Mr Abdraimov Ilkhomjon (Attaché, Treaty-Law Department). The delegation was received by Ms Marina Schneider (Senior Legal Officer and Treaty Depositary) and Mr William Brydie-Watson (Senior Legal Officer). The meeting focused on Uzbekistan’s consideration of the future MAC Protocol to the Cape Town Convention and the 1995 UNIDROIT Convention on Stolen or Illegally Exported Cultural Objects. UNIDROIT’s future Work Programme 2020 – 2022 and further opportunities for cooperation between Uzbekistan and UNIDROIT were also discussed.