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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: March 2022).
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. The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Model Law, was domesticated by the enactment of the Arbitration Act No. 19 of 2000 (the Arbitration Act). In addition, Zambia is a party to the Convention on the Settlement of Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States (1965) (the ICSID Convention), which was domesticated by the Investment Disputes Convention Act, Chapter 42, Volume 4 of the Laws of Zambia.
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