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The High Regional School of Magistracy (ERSUMA) of the Organization for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa (OHADA) is organizing in partnership with the Conference of OHADA bars and the Common Court of Justice and Arbitration (CCJA) a training session on « Referral to CCJA in contentious cases : How to avoid inadmissibility » in Abidjan ( Ivory Coast).

This training session aims to enhance the capacity of the actors of the judicial system on the conditions and methods of referral to CCJA in contentious cases. It will help to improve legal security by allowing lawyers and bailiffs to avoid inadmissibility and the Court to consolidate its mission of monitoring uniform interpretation and enforcement of Uniform Acts.

Venue : Head office of the Common Court of Justice and Arbitration (CCJA) , Abidjan ( Ivory-Coast) 
Duration/dates : Three(03) days, from October 21 to 23 , 2019. 
Target audience : Lawyers, court bailiffs , legal advisors, judges, court registrars, law clerks, trainee judges, academics. 
Cost : 350,000 CFA F 
Trainers :
1- Mr. César Apollinaire ONDO MVE, high Judge, President of the Common Court of Justice and Arbitration of OHADA ; 
2- Mr. Birika Jean Claude BONZI, High Judge from the Common Court of Justice and Arbitration of OHADA ; 
3- Mr. Idrissa YAYE, High Judge from the Common Court of Justice and Arbitration of OHADA ;

To register

  • Fill and send the form by electronic mail to the addresses herein : ersuma@ohada.org and olory-togbe.ersuma@ohada.org ;
  • Pay the training fees of 350,000 CFAF ;

The training fees shall cover the training materials and equipments, coffee and lunch breaks on the training days. The participant shall bear travel, accommodation and other food expenses.

A discount of 10% will be granted to companies or organizations with a minimum of three (3) registrations at the training sessions. 

Students and PhD students willing to attend this training shall enjoy a 40% discount on the training fees when they prove their status by sending a request together with a scanned copy of the student registration certificate to the General Director of ERSUMA at ersuma@ohada.org,

For any inquiry about accomadation, please contact us.

Download one of our individual or organization/enterprise registration forms by clicking on one of the links below :



Registration and payment shall be made at :

The High Regional School of Magistracy (ERSUMA) 
Porto-Novo – Bénin/Ouando, Carrefour Cinquantenaire – Pobé Road
Phone : +229 20245804/97970537/95403190
E-mail : ersuma@ohada.org / olory-togbe.ersuma@ohada.org

Permanent Secretary of OHADA
Yaoundé – Cameroun / Hippodrome opposite MINREX
Phone : + 237 222210905 / 652626492
E-mail : secretariat@ohada.org / along.sp@ohada.org

Common Court of Justice and Arbitration (CCJA)
Abidjan – Côte d’Ivoire/ Plateau, Avenue Dr JAMOT, Angle Boulevard CARDE
Tél : +225 07444195 – 07912470 
E-mail : ccja@ohada.org  / adjoumani.ccja@ohada.org

Registrations and payments can also be received at OHADA Bar Association and CIFAFA.

Les inscriptions et les paiements peuvent être également reçus auprès de la Conférence des Barreaux de l’OHADA et du CIFAF.

Download online the 2019 trainings catalogue by clicking on the Link below :


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