Mediation skills, techniques and strategies are in the spotlight for this week with the 14th edition of the ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition. Clifford Chance Associates Jemima Roe and Oliver Carroll provide their thoughts on adapting mediation to specific needs in their guest blog for the International Chamber of Commerce.
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Today, the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) largest education event, ICC Mediation Week, officially kicks off in Paris. More than 500 students, ADR practitioners and volunteers from across the globe are set to embark on a week-long journey of learning, networking and fun.
ICC has released business recommendations to facilitate border processes and the customs clearance of essential humanitarian relief shipments. The recommendations were introduced this week as part of the Humanitarian Networks and Partnership Week 2019 (HNPW), hosted by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN OCHA) and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC).
ICC has welcomed a ministerial statement issued today announcing the start of formal WTO talks to establish global rules for e-commerce.
A new report launched today at the World Economic Forum in Davos, provides global policymakers with an evidence-based overview of the far-reaching economic and social consequences of trade tariffs.
A failure to deliver a deal on the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union will add more barriers to global trade and risk thousands of UK jobs, said the Secretary General of the world’s largest business organisation.
The first digitally-enabled dialogue on the future of the multilateral rules-based trading system will be extended until 1 March 2019, allowing companies and think tanks, supported by multilateral institutions, to pursue the ongoing debate on world trade reform.
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has announced the establishment of a new presence in Geneva.
At a substantive session of the United Nations’ (UN) General Assembly ad hoc working group on the Global Pact for the Environment in Nairobi, Kenya, ICC laid out its plans to work with governments to fill gaps in international environmental law.
Piracy increased on the world’s seas in 2018, with a marked rise in attacks against ships and crews around West Africa, the International Chamber of Commerce’s International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) latest annual piracy report reveals.