Areas of Expertise

April 2, 2018 - April 6, 2018

Study Tour on Regional Power Market Development for South Asia

Following the regional consultation held in Colombo, Sri Lanka in May 2016 focusing on Competitive Tenders of Power Projects with Cross Border and Domestic Offtakers, CLDP in coordination with the Independent Power Producer Office in South Africa, will organize a study tour on Regional Power Market Development  for governement officials from Bhutan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka to travel to Johannesburg, South Africa on April 2-6, 2018.

March 23, 2018 - March 25, 2018

CLDP to Organize Franchise Training at Paris Franchise Expo

CLDP will host a delegation of franchising stakeholders from Algeria and Tunisia, including government officials and private-sector executives, in Paris, France from March 23-25, 2018, for a workshop and expo visit focused on international franchising.

March 22, 2018 - March 29, 2018

CLDP to sponsor Middle East Law Schools to compete in the 25th Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

On March 22-29, 2018, CLDP will sponsor three Middle East law schools: Iraqyia College of Law, Faculty of Legal, Political and Social Sciences of Tunis, and University of Jordan to participate in the 25th Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (Vis Moot) in Vienna, Austria.  The Vis Moot is an educational program, initiated by the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), aimed at building international synergies in the resolution of commercial disputes. CLDP has been training and mentoring the teams for the past year, in an effort to develop the capacity of arbitration expertise in the respective countries through participation in this premier international moot. The teams will be competing with over 300 law schools from over 70 countries.

March 14, 2018 - March 16, 2018

Central Asia-Afghanistan Regional Expert Level Working Group on SPS

CLDP is organizing the Sixth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Regional Expert Level Working Group on SPS Issues to take place in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on March 14-16, 2018. 

March 12, 2018 - March 13, 2018

Unconventional Regulations for Exploration and Production of Hydrocarbons in Colombia

On March 12 and 13, CLDP will organize a 2-day workshop in Bogota, Colombia focused on the revised unconventional exploration and production regulations for the Colombian government. 

March 12, 2018 - March 13, 2018

Unconventional Regulations for Exploration and Production of Hydrocarbons in Colombia

On March 12 and 13, CLDP will organize a 2-day workshop in Bogota, Colombia focused on the revised unconventional exploration and production regulations for the Colombian government. 

March 12, 2018 - March 15, 2018

Afghanistan: WTO GPA Committee Engagement Program

On March 12 - 15, 2018, CLDP, in corporation with the World Trade Organization and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development will sponsor a workshop on the WTO Agreement on Government Procurement  for a delegation from the National Procurement Authority in Kabul and members of Afghanistan’s Mission to the WTO in Geneva. 

March 11, 2018 - March 18, 2018

Hong Kong Vis Moot

On March 11-18, CLDP will be sponsoring Afghan law students from Kardan University, American University Afghanistan, and Nangarhar University and Sri Lankan students from Sri Lanka Law College and the Asian Pacific Institute of Information Technology, to participate in the 15th Annual Willem C. Vis East Moot (Vis East Moot) Competition in Hong Kong. 

March 7, 2018 - March 9, 2018

Workshop on Collective Copyright Management

CLDP, in coordination with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade (MEDT), the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) and the private sector, as well as the US Embassy in Ukraine, will conduct a three-day Workshop on Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights in Ukraine.

March 5, 2018 - March 9, 2018

ASEAN: CLDP to Implement Third Country Training on Public Procurement

On March 5-9, CLDP will conduct its annual Third Country Training Program (TCTP) course in partnership with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Civil Service College. The course will build off of prior TCTP courses on public procurement and focus on how to build a sustainable public procurement training program. CLDP has recruited experts from the Federal Acquisition Institute and Office of Federal Procurement Policy to co-teach the course.