New State Party to the New York Convention: Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone has become the 166th State party to the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, having deposited its instrument of accession on 28 October 2020. The New York Convention will enter into force for Sierra Leone on 26 January 2021.
The Depositary Notification by the Secretary-General of the United Nations is available at https://treaties.un.org/doc/Publication/CN/2020/CN.507.2020-Eng.pdf.
For current information concerning the status of the New York Convention, please consult the UNCITRAL website: https://uncitral.un.org/en/texts/arbitration/conventions/foreign_arbitral_awards/status2.