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Guest blog: Renewable energy disputes – Answers in arbitration

This week, we wrapped up the 16th edition of the ICC New York Conference. During the event, leading regional experts discussed the role and benefits of arbitration and ADR in resolving environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) disclosures and emissions trading disputes, while also sharing best practices and lessons learned for the resolution of these disputes and for contract drafting.

Boosting export finance for climate action

ICC white paper identifies roadmap to boost the sustainability profile of US$700 billion export finance market.

ICC - Union of Arab Banks (UAB) MoU Signing
ICC and Union of Arab Banks enter Memorandum of Understanding

The International Chamber of Commerce (“ICC”) and the Union of Arab Banks (“UAB”) have joined forces to promote the use of arbitration and ADR for the settlement of banking disputes.

ICC and ECA open continental Centre of Entrepreneurship to support next generation of African entrepreneurs

ICC and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa ECA have launched the ICC-ECA Centre of Entrepreneurship. First hubs were announced in Ghana, Kenya, Morocco and Nigeria to inspire innovation and improve the business environment for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Africa.

ICC unveils new line up for Africa Commission for dispute resolution

ICC has announced new members of its Africa Commission to champion its expanding range of dispute resolution activities and growth throughout the continent. The announcement was made during ICC’s inaugural Kenyan Arbitration Day.

Arbitration and ADR Commission Chair Wallgren-Lindholm to step down

Carita Wallgren-Lindholm, Chair of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR has announced she will not seek to renew her mandate for a further term.

New editorial board for ICC Dispute Resolution Bulletin

The ICC International Court of Arbitration has announced a new editorial board for its flagship digital publication, the ICC Dispute Resolution Bulletin.

ICC announces major virtual forum for business at COP 26 

ICC has announced plans to convene a major virtual conference on the margins of COP26.

ICC appoints new leadership for Asia and MENA regions

ICC has announced three new regional directors for the business development of arbitration and alternative dispute resolution in North Asia, South Asia and the Middle East.