On April 13-15, 2018, in partnership with the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary University and the University of Oxford’s Harris Manchester College Commercial Law Centre, UNIDROIT co-organized a conference entitled “Development Finance in Emerging Markets: Challenges, Innovations and Results.” The conference explored the risks and benefits of providing development finance in emerging markets and developing economies.

At a panel chaired by the Secretary-General of UNIDROIT a.i., Professor Anna Veneziano, NatLaw’s Executive Director, Dr. Marek Dubovec, delivered a presentation on secured transactions reforms from two perspectives, contrasting the implementation of the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment with the challenges faced in the implementation of domestic reforms based on model laws.