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CISG and the VIS Moot: Travaux Préparatoires

Travaux Préparatoires

Travaux préparatoires are materials documenting how a treaty was drafted, similar to the way legislative history materials document how a statute was drafted. Decision makers routinely draw on travaux préparatoires when interpreting treaties.

UNCITRAL provides basic CISG travaux préparatoires:

Pace provides much more detailed travaux préparatoires:

Finally, the library owns a print history of the CISG drafting process: