Organisation Internationale de Droit du Développement

Assembly and Partnership Forum 2018 | Outcomes

Assembly of Parties

The Annual Meeting of the Assembly of Parties and Partnership Forum 2018 took place in Rome on November 20 and 21, 2018. The Assembly of Parties is IDLO's highest decision-making body. It is composed of Representatives of all Member Parties, which are signatories to the Establishment Agreement of IDLO. 

We would like to thank all attendees for their contribution and participation at this year's Assembly. Statements, resolutions and multimedia are now available for viewing / download below. For any specific information or content requests, please contact secretariat(a)


Partnership Forum

ARTICLE: In turbulent times, invest in justice and peace

“There are silver threads which the international community has woven into a tapestry known as the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development,” remarked IDLO’s Director-General Irene Khan at the opening of IDLO’s 2018 Partnership Forum. “At the heart of this tapestry is access to justice and the rule of law.”

Held annually on the occasion of the organization’s Assembly of Parties, IDLO’s highest decision-making governance body, the Partnership Forum took place from November 20 – 21 in Rome to inspire and stimulate dialogue between key actors around the obstacles and opportunities for the rule of law.  Read more >




Social media:  #ROL4Dev


Video: Kate Gilmore, UN Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights: "We all long for justice"


Video: H.E. Inga King: The rule of law is crucial for sustainable development




(All photos available on IDLO's Flickr page here)


Assembly of Parties - November 20, 2018


Partnership Forum - November 20 - 21, 2018

IDLO Assembly of Parties 2018   IDLO Partnership Forum 2018