Global Forum on Law Justice and Development
Generating Innovative Legal Solutions to Development Challenges

Highlights

September 7, 2017 to September 8, 2017
Events

Economic development in Africa has been one of the most important issues on the global agenda. A number of development and law reform projects have been undertaken, but many African countries are yet to achieve successful economic development. The conference examines the development paths that have been taken in Africa over the years, discusses the challenges and explores new approaches to law and development that may yield better development results for Africa.

December 5, 2016 to December 8, 2016
Events

Law, Justice and Development 2016: Law, Climate Change and DevelopmentThe Law, Justice and Development Week 2016 will convene a broad community of development professionals who use law and justice tools to battle poverty and boost shared prosperity. The theme for this year’s event is “Law, Climate Change and Development”. Visit the Law, Justice and Development Week 2016 Website of the World Bank.

December 1, 2016
Publications
We welcome comments on this draft, as well as interest in joining the Community of Practice on Compensatory Measures in International Government Procurement Contracts. Please reach out to Chantal Dagnaud at chantal.dagnaud@ecco-offset.eu for comments or expression of interest.
November 17, 2016 to November 18, 2016
Events

The Fourth International Conference on Legislation and Law Reform will bring together legislative and legal professionals from around the world for a two day conference featuring leading authorities on Legislation and Law Reform. Attendees will have the opportunity to share ideas with a diverse array of legislative drafting and legal professionals. The World Bank's Washington DC conference facilities provide a perfect setting for the conference's lectures and social events.

October 19, 2016
Events

« Un 28ème Congrès à Paris », c’est un retour aux sources, pour les 86 nations du Notariat International.

Le 28ème Congrès se tiendra du 19 au 22 octobre 2016 au Palais des Congrès de Paris qui se situe au 2 Place de la Porte Maillot dans le 17ème arrondissement de Paris.

September 8, 2016 to September 10, 2016
Events

The conference will cover the following subjects:

  • Societal Happiness in Progress
  • Prospective, Public Policy and Happiness
  • Rights, Duties and Universal Responsibility
  • Social Justice and Happiness
September 5, 2016
Events

Loyola University Chicago’s innovative Master of Laws (LLM) in Rule of Law for Development program, or PROLAW, prepares students to become qualified and effective rule of law advisors. Offered at Loyola’s campus in Rome/Italy, PROLAW has now educated 104 highly qualified rule of law and governance professionals in its first five years.

June 23, 2016
Events
The Community of Practice on Insolvency held its first conference on "The treatment of Shareholders' Rights in the Insolvency of Companies" on June 23, 2016 in Rome, Italy. The conference was jointly organised by the Bank of Italy and the University of Florence. Check out the full page to look at the material discussed during the conference.
June 15, 2016
Events

The LUISS School of Law has recently launched a new LL.M. (Master of Laws) in Food Law.

May 31, 2016
Events

International Organizations, Law and Diplomacy - Summer Program in Washington and Geneva

Washington, DC: May 31 - June 24, 2016
Geneva, Switzerland: June 27 - July 15, 2016

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