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Activities by year: 1993

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UniDem Seminar "Rule of Law and Transition to a Market Economy" (Sofia)

14/10/1993 - 16/10/1993

Scientific workshop on the draft Constitution of Moldova (Chisinau)

27/05/1993 - 28/05/1993

UniDem Seminar "The relationship between international and domestic law" (Warsaw)

19/05/1993 - 21/05/1993

UniDem Seminar "Transition to a new model of economy and its constitutional reflections" (Moscow)

18/02/1993 - 19/02/1993

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