- adherence to the key arbitration conventions;
- the modernity of a State’s arbitration legislation and its compatibility with the UNCITRAL Model Law;
- particular features of arbitral practice in that jurisdiction;
- access to and (where available) statistics from local and regional arbitral institutions;
- significant arbitration-related national case law; and
- enforcement of foreign arbitral awards.
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Foreword; J. Paulsson.
List of Contributors.
List of Abbreviations.
Part 1: Southern Africa. 1. The Southern African Development Community and the UNCITRAL Model Law; L. Bosman.
Country overviews: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, The Seychelles, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Part 2: West Africa. 2. International Arbitration in the West African States; E. Onyema.
Country overviews: Cape Verde, The Republic of Gambia, Ghana, Nigeria, São Tomé and Príncipe.
Part 3: East Africa. 3. Arbitration in East Africa: An Overview; E. Torgbor.
Country overviews: Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda.
Part 4: North Africa. 4. Arbitration in North Africa: An Overview; S. Houerbi.
Country overviews: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia.
Part 5: The OHADA Region. 5. Arbitration under the Common Court of Justice and Arbitration of the OHADA Contracting States; P. Leboulanger, G. Kenfack Douajni.
Country overviews: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, The Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Niger, Senegal, Togo.
Part 6: Investment Treaties and Investor-State Arbitration. 6 . Investment Arbitration Involving African States; K. Daele.
Annex 1 to Part 6: Intra-Africa BITs.
Annex 2 to Part 6: BITs Entered into by Region.
Annex 3 to Part 6: Ranking African States in Terms of BITs.
Annex 4 to Part 6: Chronological List of ICSID Proceedings Involving African States.
Appendix I: Table of Legislation.
Appendix II: UNCITRAL Model Law States.
Appendix III: Treaty Adherence of African States (ICSID, New York Convention, and OHADA).