Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)

Context Recently, West African leaders were due to meet in Ghana to discuss a response to Mali’s second coup in nine months, which has sparked warnings of fresh sanctions and…

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International Organization for Standardization

The International Organization for Standardization is an international standard-setting body composed of representatives from various national standards organizations. Founded on 23 February 1947, the organization promotes worldwide proprietary, industrial, and commercial standards. It is…

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Singapore Mediation Convention

Context Recently, the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation has come into force. Key Details The convention will provide a more effective way of enforcing mediated settlements of corporate…

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[International Institutions] – SAARC-South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation 

What is SAARC? The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is the regional intergovernmental organization and geopolitical union of states in South Asia. The SAARC was founded in Dhaka on 8 December…

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