The Conference of Parties to the Abidjan Convention, during its eleventh meeting in March 2014 in Cape Town, mandated the Secretariat of the Abidjan to kick-off work on drafting a protocol on environmental standards to be observed in oil and gas development activities in West, Central and South...

The Government of the United States, at the margin of the forty-seventh session of UNICITRAL submitted in support of the commission’s future work on international commercial conciliation a proposal consisting of addressing the enforceability of settlement agreements resulting from international...

With the ongoing debate about reshaping the international investment regime, with many countries reviewing their investment policies and defining new approaches, it is important to define what directions African States should take and what should be their position and practices in this respect...