Université Panthéon-Assas/AfricArb – Conference: Arbitration in Africa: quo vadis?

AfricArb, a non-profit organization of young practitioners sharing a common interest in arbitration and Africa organises, with the support of IHEI (University Paris II Panthéon-Assas), a Kick-off Event & Cocktail :

Arbitration in Africa: quo vadis?

on the 14th June 2018, 18h

Amphithéâtre 4 – Centre Panthéon
12, Place du Panthéon
75005 PARIS


The roundtable will adress the main trends shaping the future of arbitration in Africa:

  • Recent reforms of OHADA and CCJA arbitration: what perspectives?
  • Arbitration actors in Africa: what do the findings of the SOAS survey suggest?
  • Arbitration legislation and major projects: overview of the legal infrastructure in Africa for the Belt and Road Initiative and its stakeholders?
  • Recent treaties, initiatives and negotiations at regional and continental levels: new standards for investment?

The conference will be held in French and in English without translation, and will be livestreamed on social networks.

Click here for more information and to register for the Conference, and here to download a presentation of AfricArb.