Customs

January 27, 2016 - January 29, 2016

CLDP Supports the Meeting of Central Asia-Afghanistan Customs Working Group

CLDP helped organize Meeting of the Customs Working Group in Turkey, Istanbul for customs officials from Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan.

November 10, 2015 - November 11, 2015

CLDP Host Workshop on Border Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in Kosovo

CLDP held a two-day workshop on Border Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in Kosovo. Led by experts from USCBP, USPTO, ICE and the U.K. Chartered Trading Standards Institute, the workshop addressed issues specifically identified by Kosovo Customs and the Kosovo business community, including risk assessments and targeting, identification of IPR violations at the border, methods of enhancing interagency and interregional coordination and cooperation with the private sector, seizure and destruction of counterfeit goods, ex officio authority, and other topics.

June 10, 2015 - June 12, 2015

Central Asia-Afghanistan Working Groups on Customs, Standards, and SPS Measures in Astana, Kazakhstan

On June 10-12, 2015, in Astana, Kazakhstan, CLDP lead the meeting and workshop of the Afghanistan/Central Asia regional Customs, Standards, and Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Measures Working Groups, to support the goals of the U.S. inter-agency New Silk Road (NSR) initiative and the U.S.-Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA).

November 11, 2014 - November 14, 2014

Second Workshop on Customs Valuation and Classification for the State Revenue Committee of Armenia

As part of an ongoing technical assistance program, CLDP conducted the second of a series of workshops on Customs Valuation and Classification in collaboration with the State Revenue Committee of Armenia (SRC), in Yerevan, Armenia

September 9, 2014 - September 11, 2014

Regional Customs Working Group Workshop II

On September 9-11, CLDP supported the second meeting of the Central Asia Customs Working Group in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, with support by U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the World Customs Organization.

June 9, 2014 - June 12, 2014

Central Asia TIFA and Customs Working Group Meeting

CLDP, in coordination with the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR), organized the inaugural meeting of the Customs Working Group as part of the Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) Council meetings on June 9-13, 2014 in Washington, DC. 

February 6, 2014 - February 7, 2014

Workshop on Border Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in the Kyrgyz Republic

CLDP, in coordination with Kyrgyzpatent and the State Customs Service of the Kyrgyz Republic, held a two day workshop on the Border Enforcement of IP Rights in the Kyrgyz Republic.

December 17, 2013 - December 20, 2013

Workshop on Customs Valuation and Classification for the State Revenue Committee of Armenia

As part a new area of programming, CLDP conducted the first of a series of workshops on Customs Valuation and Classification in collaboration with the State Revenue Committee of Armenia (SRC), in Yerevan, Armenia, on December 17-20, 2013.

January 9, 2013 - January 17, 2013

Egypt: CLDP and the Egyptian Customs Authority Roll Out Comprehensive Integrity Program

In cooperation with the Egyptian Customs Authority (ECA) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), CLDP and the Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Administration organized workshops devoted to combatting corruption for over 150 mid-level ECA staff in Alexandria, Port Said, and Cairo on January 9-16.