This is a half-day Consultation Workshop on the first topic on the CIGI ILRP International Economic Law agenda: International and transnational governance and regulation of insolvency and sovereign debt.
The purpose of this particular consultation workshop is to discuss International Economic Law research proposals related to the topic of International and transnational governance and regulation of insolvency and sovereign debt, to develop a more detailed research agenda in relation to this aspect of international economic law, and to identify research partners who would be interested in collaborating with CIGI. CIGI ILRP is looking to build research partnerships with individuals and institutions with interest and expertise on this topic.
Rohinton P. Medhora is president of the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), joining in 2012. He served on CIGI's former International Board of Governors from 2009 to 2014. Previously, he was vice president of programs at Canada’s International Development Research Centre.
As director of international law at CIGI, Oonagh Fitzgerald established and oversees CIGI’s international law research agenda, which includes policy-relevant research on issues of international economic law, environmental law, intellectual property law and innovation, and Indigenous law.