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The Hague Conference on Private International Law, or HCCH, is the world organization for the progressive unification of the rules of private international law. The HCCH strives to establish effective frameworks, including cooperation mechanisms, for the promotion of and respect for the rule of law at the national and international levels.

Argentina: 25 May 1810

Every 25 May Argentinians commemorate an event that is considered the first step towards the Independence of Argentina. This is known as the May Revolution of […]

International Worker’s Day

On 1 May many countries celebrate the International Worker’s Day, also known as Workers’ Day, Labour Day, or May Day. This is a celebration of labourers and the working classes promoted by the […]

“Make a decision” or “Take a decision”

As a non-English native speaker, I learned that in English you say make a decision, instead of take a decision, which would be the natural choice for a Spanish speaker like me. But lately, I have heard both expressions. So, what is the difference between them? Read on to find out more!