Standards

October 24, 2016 - October 27, 2016

CLDP Supports Ukraine MEDT Delegation to the SPS Committee Meeting

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 Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Committee Meeting to take place on October 24-27, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva. The GOU delegation will consist of one Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and one Ministry of Agriculture of Ukraine officials. They will attend the SPS Committee meeting and participated in bilateral negotiations with the U.S. and other delegations.

June 28, 2016 - July 1, 2016

CLDP to support GOU delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Committee Meeting at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Ministry of Agriculture, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Committee Meeting to take place on June 28 -July 1, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva. The GOU delegation consisted of one Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and one Ministry of Agriculture of Ukraine officials. They attended the SPS Committee meeting and participate in bilateral negotiations with the U.S. and other delegations.

June 21, 2016 - June 23, 2016

CLDP Supports the Forth Meeting of the Central Asia/Afghanistan SPS Working Group

As part of CLDP’s effort to further serve the goals of the U.S.-Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) and the U.S. Government inter-agency New Silk Road Initiative, CLDP has undertaken to support and develop Central Asia-Afghanistan Working Groups on Customs, Standards, and Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Measures. Pursuant to this effort, CLDP facilitated the fourth meeting of the SPS Expert Level Central Asia-Afghanistan Working Group in Rome, Italy on June 21-23, 2016, in coordination with the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) based in Rome, Italy. Participants included customs officials from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

June 7, 2016 - June 8, 2016

CLDP Supports MEDT Delegation to the Agriculture WTO Committee Meeting in Geneva

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Ministry of Agriculture, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Agriculture Committee Meeting to take place on June 7-8, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva. The GOU delegation consisted of one Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and one Ministry of Agriculture of Ukraine officials. They attended the AG Committee meeting and participate in bilateral negotiations with the U.S. and other delegations.

April 25, 2016 - April 29, 2016

US Consultations on Improving the Business Environment in Morocco

CLDP and the World Bank co-sponsored US Consultations for Improving the Business Environment in Morocco from April 25-29, 2016.

March 15, 2016 - March 17, 2016

CLDP Supports Ukraine Delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Committee Meeting in Geneva

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Ministry of Agriculture, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Committee Meeting in Geneva.

March 8, 2016 - March 10, 2016

CLDP Supports Ukraine Delegation to the Agriculture WTO Committee Meeting in Geneva

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Ministry of Agriculture, supported the travel of two Government of Ukraine (GOU) officials to the Agriculture WTO Committee Meeting in Geneva

November 19, 2015 - November 20, 2015

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

CLDP organized the meetings of the SPS Working Group in Istanbul, Turkey in November 2015. Over twenty participants included SPS officials from Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan.

November 12, 2015 - November 17, 2015

3rd Meeting of the Afghanistan-Central Asia Working Group on Standards

CLDP helped organize a third Meeting of the Afghanistan-Central Asia Working Group on Standards in Washington, D.C. on November 12-13, 2015 and November 16-17, 2015. The program focused on energy efficiency and included presentations on the national priorities of each respective country, a discussion with U.S. companies and Standards Developers interested in investment within the region, and site visits to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and the U.S. Department of Energy.