MOOT COMPETITION CONCEPT NOTE FOR SPONSORSHIP

1ST NCIA REGIONAL INVESTMENT ARBITRATION MOOT COMPETITION

The Centre held a successful Moot competition in June 2018 with the preliminaries being held on 30th May, 2018 at Kenyatta University School of Law, Parklands Campus.

Last year’s competition brought together nine universities namely; Moi University, Kenyatta University, Kabarak University, Egerton University, University of Nairobi, Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, African Nazerene University and Riara University.

The finalists were Kabarak University and the overall winner was Kenyatta University. The Arbitral Tribunal for the final comprised of Lady Justice Joyce Aluoch as the Chairperson, Dr. Eve Sinare and Mr. John Ohaga as members. The Moot competition was sponsored by the International Development Law Organization (IDLO).

This year a total of ninety-six students will participate in the first regional investment arbitration MOOT competition that has attracted participation from law faculties in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.

Preliminaries will be held in the respective countries where successful teams will make their way to Nairobi Kenya for the Semi and Finals.