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Newsletters (2013)

December 24 , 2013 - Scholarships for the XLI Course on International Law Announced.

December 12 , 2013 - Second High-Level Meeting on International Commercial Arbitration, organized by OAS Department of International Law and Judiciary of Chile, Ends on Successful Note.

December 3 , 2013 - International Interests in Mobile Equipment – Possible 4th Protocol to Cape Town Convention.

November 27, 2013 - Department of International Law Takes Part in Insolvency and Creditor/Debtor Regimes Task Force.

November 26, 2013 - Department of International Law Organizes Colloquium on Inter-Organizational Collaboration for the Advancement of Private International Law in the Western Hemisphere.

November 11, 2013 - Department of International Law Attends Conference and Annual Meeting of the American Association of Private International Law (ASADIP) .

October 25, 2013 - Department of International Law attends XI Ibero-American Data Protection Meeting.

October 24, 2013 - Department Participates in Colloquium on Economic Development and Harmonization of Commercial Law in the Pacific Rim.

October 22, 2013 - OAS Committee on Juridical and Political Affairs to hear views of Inter-American Juridical Committee rapporteur for model legislation on protection of cultural property in the event of armed conflict.

October 18, 2013 - Department of International Law conducts training course at OAS headquarters on the rights of indigenous peoples.

October 16, 2013 - The Department of International Law and the Art Museum of the Americas (AMA) inaugurated a photographic exhibit at the OAS.

October 9, 2013 - El Salvador Agrees to Become Primary Beneficiary in OAS Secured Financing Project.

October 9, 2013 - Department Participates in Conference on Secured Transactions Reform in Latin America and the Caribbean.

October 8, 2013 - "Indigenous Perspectives" Photo Exhibit.

October 2, 2013 - Multidisciplinary roundtable discussion in the framework of the High-Level Workshop on Equal Access to Public Information held in Costa Rica.

September 27, 2013 - Workshop “Mechanisms to Protect the Rights of Indigenous Peoples”.

September 26, 2013 - Department of International Law co-sponsors Conference in San José, Costa Rica to commemorate International Right to Know (or Access to Information) Day..

September 25, 2013 - Department of International Law participates in Third World Summit of Mayors and Leaders of Africans and African Descent.

August 26, 2013 - 40th Edition of OAS Course on International Law Ends on Successful Note.

August 9, 2013 - The Inter-American Juridical Committee closes its 83rd Regular Session.

August 7, 2013 - The Department of International Law launched its Booklet about Secured Transactions and Collateral Registries Reform based on the Model Inter-American Law on Secured Transactions and its Model Registry Regulations.

August 7, 2013 - OAS Course on International Law marks 40th anniversary.

August 5, 2013 - The 13th edition of Training Workshop for Leaders of African Descent in the Americas wraps up.

July 25, 2013 - New Publication: XXXIX Course on International Law.

July 23, 2013 - Inaugural Planning Session held between the Department of International Law and interested OAS Member States in the Secured Financing Project.

July 2, 2013 - Panama high-level workshop on equal access to public information ends.

June 25, 2013 - Workshop on the political participation of indigenous leaders comes to an end.

May 15, 2013 - Successful conclusion of High-Level Workshop on Equal Access to Public Information in Lima, Peru.

May 10, 2013 - “Indigenous Perspectives” Photography Competition organized by the Departament of International Law (OAS) and AMA | Art Museum of the Americas.

April 17, 2013 - The Department of International Law initiates collaboration with the United Nations and other Organizations on Secured Transactions Reform.

April 11, 2013 - OAS Committee on Juridical and Political Affairs receives report on the work done by the Department of International Law on the issue of access to public information and a first draft of the Inter-American Program on this matter.

April 11, 2013 - Inter-American Juridical Committee Presents Annual Report to Committee on Juridical and Political Affairs.

March 21, 2013 - International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

March 15, 2013 - Inter-American Juridical Committee (IAJC) closed its 82nd regular session.

January 17, 2013 - Course on International Refugee Law (CAJP, 2013)