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Dispute settlement | Brussels, 10 July 2017

UN agrees to start work on multilateral reform of investment dispute settlement

On 10 July 2017, the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) agreed that further work should be carried out in this forum on the issue of a multilateral reform of investment dispute settlement.

This follows a formal request from a number of countries, including the EU and its Member States, to examine this issue.

UNCITRAL is open to all UN members and observers and will work inclusively and transparently on investment dispute settlement.

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