Areas of Expertise

July 12, 2017 - July 18, 2017

Bahrain Legislative Drafting Workshop and Consultations

The U.S. Department of Commerce provides technical assistance to the Government of Bahrain, to introduce best practices in business registration, contract enforcement, insolvency reform, and legislative drafting in an effort to encourage investment and economic growth. To further support these goals, 15 National Assembly Council of Representatives (CoR) officials will travel to Washington, D.C. in order to interact with, and learn from, USG officials.

June 19, 2017 - June 21, 2017

CLDP to Support MEDT Delegation to the GPA Committee Meeting in Geneva

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Ministry of Agriculture, will support the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the GPA Committee Meeting to take place on June 19-21, 2017, at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

June 19, 2017 - June 21, 2017

Meeting of the Trade Facilitation Working Group on Post Clearance Audit Administration

CLDP, in collaboration with EU Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine (EUBAM) will support the Meeting of the Trade Facilitation Agreement Working Group on PCA Administration. 

June 13, 2017 - June 15, 2017

Central Asia-Afghanistan-Pakistan Regional Expert Level Working Group on SPS

CLDP is organizing the Fifth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Regional Expert Level Working Group on SPS Issues to take place in Tbilisi, Georgia on June 13-15, 2017.

June 7, 2017 - June 8, 2017

Kosovo: CLDP to lead a Workshop on Authorized Economic Operators

From June 7-8, 2017, CLDP will conduct a Workshop on Authorized Economic Operators (AEOs) in Pristina, Kosovo.

June 6, 2017 - June 8, 2017

CLDP supports the MEDT Agriculture Committee Delegation to Geneva

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Ministry of Agriculture, will support the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Agriculture Committee Meeting to take place on June 6-7, 2017, at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

June 6, 2017 - June 7, 2017

Nepal Workshop on Power Procurement

On June 6-7, CLDP will hold a workshop in Kathmandu for officials from the Ministry of Energy, Nepal Investment Board, Office of the Millennium Challenge, Nepal Electricity Authority and the Ministry of Finance and other energy-related agencies on Power Procurement. The workshop is part of the Department of State's Indo-Pacific Economic Corridor Initiative aimed at increasing cross-border investment in energy and power trading in South Asia.

June 6, 2017 - June 8, 2017

Offshore Hydrocarbon Development Workshop

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) will host a 2-day workshop on establishing competitive legal and regulatory framework for offshore hydrocarbon development in Argentina.

June 6, 2017 - June 8, 2017

Offshore Hydrocarbon Development Workshop

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) will host a 2-day workshop on establishing competitive legal and regulatory framework for offshore hydrocarbon development in Argentina.

May 24, 2017 - May 26, 2017

Sustainable Upstream Oil and Gas Policy

On May 24-26, CLDP will conduct a workshop in Victoria, Seychelles on developing a sustainable upstream oil and gas policy.  The workshop caps the work of several past months, in which CLDP has worked with PetroSeychelles – the national oil company and upstream regulator – to develop a policy that meets the country’s goals for domestic exploration and production in balance with the Seychelles’ unique environmental heritage and its thriving tourism industry.