Standards

November 6, 2018 - November 8, 2018

CLDP to Host Seventh Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Regional Expert Level Working Group on SPS Issues

 CLDP is organizing the Seventh Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Regional Expert Level Working Group on SPS Issues to take place in Odessa, Ukraine on November 6-8, 2018. 

September 24, 2018 - September 28, 2018

Ukraine: CLDP to Host TBS Case Study Event in Kyiv

CLDP will host a week-long TBT Case Study during the week of September 24-28.  Different activities will be targeted based on input from both Ukrainian and American interests, with the objective of enhancing understanding of important differences in approaches to standards, technical regulations and conformity assessment procedures.  

July 8, 2018 - July 13, 2018

Afghanistan: ITU Telecom Symposium and WTO Food Safety Commitee

From July 8-13, 2018, CLDP sponsored two delegations of Afghan officials to attend the International Telecommunications Union's Global Symposium for Regulators and the WTO Food Safety Committee. 

April 16, 2018 - April 17, 2018

Unconventional Regulations for Exploration and Production of Hydrocarbons in Colombia

CLDP organized a two-day Regulating the Exploration and Production of Unconventional Hydrocarbon Resources  Workshop on April 16 and 17 in Bogota, Colombia for approximately 40 officials from key agencies overseeing oil and gas development in Colombia. 

March 14, 2018 - March 16, 2018

CLDP Facilitates Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert-Level Working Group on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

CLDP organized 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 10, 2018 - March 17, 2018

Ministry of Mines and Petroleum Delegation of Afghanistan visited CLDP

On March 10-15, CLDP hosted a high-level delegation from the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum of Afghanistan (MoMP) in Washington, DC. 

February 21, 2018 - March 24, 2018

Afghanistan: CLDP holds SPS/TBT Workshop in Cooperation with the WTO ITTC

On February 21-22, 2018, CLDP held a workshop in cooperation with the World Trade Organization Institute for Training and Technical Cooperation for officials from the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in preparation for their participation in the WTO SPS and TBT Committees through March 24.  

December 17, 2017 - December 21, 2017

CLDP Sponsors Participation at Internet Governance Forum

From December 17-21, 2017, CLDP sponsored the participation of representatives from Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Tunisia to attend the annual United Nations Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Geneva, Switzerland. 

December 11, 2017 - December 13, 2017

CLDP Participates in the U.S.-Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement Annual Meetings

CLDP Attorney Michael Cofield participated in the U.S.-Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement annual meetings on December 11-13, 2017 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. On Monday, December 11, 2017, CLDP briefed the TIFA-level Working Groups on the work and results of the CLDP-facilitated Expert Level Working Groups on customs issues, standards, and sanitary/phytosanitary measures.