Standards

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, will support 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, will support the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation 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.

August 18, 2015 - August 21, 2015

CLDP assists the Government of Iraq with Reform Efforts to Redesign it’s Legal Framework for Quality Infrastructure and Good Regulatory Practice

On August 18-21, in close coordination with the Iraq Council of Ministers Secretariat (COMSEC), the U.S. Trade Representative, and the International Trade Administration (ITA), CLDP held a seminar for an interministerial delegation from Iraq on technical regulations development and systems of conformity assessment

July 6, 2015 - July 10, 2015

Pakistan: UN Competition Policy Program

Officials from the Competition Commission of Pakistan and CLDP participated in the Seventh United Nations Conference to Review All Aspects of the Set of Multilaterally Agreed Equitable Principles and Rules for the Control of Restrictive Business Practices held in Geneva, Switzerland, July 6 - 10, 2015.

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).

June 3, 2013 - June 5, 2013

GCC Commercial Law Harmonization Project

CLDP and United States Trade Representative (USTR) travelled to Riyadh June 3-5 for a GCC-U.S. Forum on Trade and Investment Issues hosted by the GCC Secretariat-General. 

June 1, 2013 - June 2, 2013

Commercial Law Development and Legal Education

CLDP lawyers and expert advisors traveled to Oman on June 1-2, 2013 to advise on the development of key laws that are important for Oman’s economic development and important for harmonized commercial laws in the region.