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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to arbitration in Zambia published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal Through series by Law Business Research (published: November 2020).
Authors: Corpus Legal Practitioners—Sydney Chisenga; Ken Phiri
Zambia has been a contracting party to the New York Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of foreign Arbitration Awards since 14 March 2002. Zambia made no declarations or notification under articles I, X and XI of the Conventions. Zambia is also party to the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Model Law, which was domesticated by the enactment of the Arbitration Act No. 19 of 2000 (the Arbitration Act).
Zambia is party to 15 BITs.
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