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Legal Training on Investment Dispute Resolution took place on 21-23 September 2021

On 21-23 September 2021, the Energy Charter Secretariat (ECS),  together with the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)UN Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) held the 5th Legal Training on Investment Dispute Resolution for government officials (the first one taking place online). The event brought together 25+ officials from 15+ countries and the European Union.

After welcoming remarks by the ECS Secretary General, the training sessions were delivered by officials from the abovementioned institutions who focused their presentations on their respective frameworks for dispute settlement as well as ongoing work in the area. In addition, the Conflict Resolution Centre of the ECS gave some insights on the dispute prevention and management tools which can be found in the Model Instrument for Management of Investment Disputes while representatives from Slovakia and Azerbaijan shared their experience in managing investment disputes. Presentations were further complemented by practitioners’ practical tips on Authority, Budgets, Communication, as well as other important topics to take into account for successful outcome of a dispute. The names of the speakers can be found in the leaflet.

 

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