Rwanda signs the Singapore Convention on Mediation

Rwanda signs the Singapore Convention on Mediation

Hon. Justice Amie Muyoboke Karimunda, Judge of the Supreme Court of Rwanda, and Mrs Providence Umurungi, Head of International Justice and Judicial Cooperation at the Ministry of Justice, were in Singapore to represent Rwanda at the signing of the Singapore Convention on Mediation on 7 August 2019.

Also known as the UN Convention on International Settlement Agreements resulting from Mediation, the treaty will ‘provide for the enforcement of mediated settlement agreements across countries.

States that have signed and ratified the treaty will have to ensure that international commercial settlement agreements are enforced by their courts.’