Standards

June 6, 2018 - June 8, 2018

CLDP to facilitate the Sixth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on Standards in Tbilisi, Georgia

As part of the U.S. government’s objective to promote economic expansion and stability in Afghanistan and Central Asia (Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan), CLDP has been facilitating regional working groups on Customs, Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures, and Standards. CLDP is organizing the Sixth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on Standards to take place in Tbilisi, Georgia on June 6-8, 2018.

June 6, 2018 - June 8, 2018

CLDP to Facilitate the Sixth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on Standards in Tbilisi, Georgia

As part of the U.S. government’s objective to promote economic expansion and stability in Afghanistan and Central Asia (Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan), CLDP has been facilitating regional working groups on Customs, Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures, and Standards. CLDP is organizing the Sixth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on Standards to take place in Tbilisi, Georgia on June 6-8, 2018.

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. 

October 29, 2017 - November 3, 2017

CLDP supports 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 that took place on October 29 - November 3, 2017 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

September 27, 2017 - September 28, 2017

CLDP Hosts Workshop on Good Regulatory Practice Reform

CLDP in cooperation with USTR, USDA and Ukraine Ministry of Economic Development and Trade (MEDT) hosted a Workshop on Good Regulatory Practice Reform.