On April 4-7, CLDP conducted a Workshop on Trade Facilitation and Cross-Border Issues in Odessa, Ukraine for officials from Afghanistan, Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Pakistan, and Ukraine.
CLDP, in cooperation with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine, the World Customs Organization and the private sector, as well in coordination with the U.S. Embassy Kyiv and EUBAM, hosted the second in a series of workshops on authorized economic operators (AEO) in Kyiv, Ukraine.
From October 31-November 4, CLDP led a Workshop on Customs Valuation, Intellectual Property, and Post-Clearance Audit in Pristina, Kosovo, part of an ongoing series of customs workshops. The workshop specifically addressed topics previously identified as priorities, including protection of intellectual property rights and advanced post-clearance auditing techniques.
On September 12-16, CLDP conducted a week-long regional workshop on Cross Border Management in Ho Chi Minh City in partnership with the General Department of Vietnam Customs and U.S. Customs and Border Protection.