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- 15 September 2020
The African Subcommittee of the ERA Pledge (supported by the Association of Young Arbitrators and An African Promise) is excited to announce our upcoming ‘Meet the female African Arbitrator’ limited seven-part series. The series will be kicking off on 15 September 2020 from 6pm-7pm BST where we will be sitting down (virtually) with esteemed Kenyan arbitrator and advocate, Njeri Kariuki. Ms Kariuki is an advocate who has specialised in resolving disputes through arbitration and ADR. Ms Kariuki has been listed as a leading individual in Chambers Global and has been nominated by the Government of the Republic of Kenya to the Panel of Arbitrators at ICSID. To register to join the discussion, please click here.
- 23 September 2020
The ERA Pledge Young Practitioners Subcommittee, with the support of 17 sponsor organizations, is hosting a four-part webinar series entitled “Push for Parity: Practical Tools for Emerging Arbitrators”. The series is aimed at emerging arbitrators seeking to improve their profile and visibility, and will cover a variety of topics, from launching a career and securing a first arbitrator appointment to managing your first arbitrations. The first session will take place on 23 September 2020, and will feature representatives from leading arbitral institutions (Delphine Ho (SIAC), Madeline Kimei (Tanzania Institute of Arbitrators), Gabriele Ruscalla (ICC) and Wing Shek (LCIA)) who will share their knowledge of the appointment process. Invitation and registration details can be found here