July 15, 2015 - August 15, 2015

Iraq: CLDP and Iraq's National Investment Commission to Publish an Investment Contract Drafting Guidebook

CLDP has a mandate to provide technical assistance to Iraq's National Investment Commission (NIC) and to Provincial Investment Commissions (PICs) in the areas of drafting and negotiating investment contracts with foreign investors.

June 9, 2015 - June 11, 2015

Trade Facilitation Workshop in Ukraine

CLDP, in collaboration with the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine and the U.S. Embassy Kyiv, will conduct a Trade Facilitation Workshop to take place in Kyiv, Ukraine. The workshop will aim to build the capacity of Ukrainian customs officials to implement the cross border measures contained in the Trade Facilitation Agreement, with a specific focus upon the transit procedures.


May 25, 2015 - May 28, 2015

Afghan GDNP Workshop on Public Procurement and Dispute Resolution Practices

On May 25-28, 2015,  CLDP will conduct a workshop on Public Procurement and Dispute Resolution in Tbilisi, Georgia for key staff of Afghanistan's General Directorate for National Procurement (GDNP) and procurement specialists from major procuring ministries.

May 13, 2015 - May 19, 2015

U.S. Consultations on WTO Trade Remedies for the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine

CLDP, in cooperation with the Department of Commerce International Trade Administration Enforcement and Compliance Division (ITA) and the United States International Trade Commission (USITC), will hold a week long U.S. Based Consultations on WTO Trade Remedies-AD/CVD and Safeguards, for six Ukrainian officials from the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine (MEDT).


May 12, 2015 - May 15, 2015

CLDP Helps Iraqi and Afghan Government Officials Attend Cyber Conference

CLDP will make it possible this year for civilian government officials from Afghanistan and Iraq to attend an annual conference on cyber strategies organized by the United States Central Command (CENTCOM) to be held near Washington, DC.

May 4, 2015 - May 7, 2015

Iraq: Houston-Basrah PTA Consultations

At a time when Iraq is in dire need to rebuild its oil and gas infrastructure, through targeted trade and investment between Basrah and Houston, the Governor of Basrah, along with a distinguished delegation of federal and governorate officials, and private sector representatives will participate in US consultations in Houston, Texas from May 4 – 7, 2015.

March 26, 2015

CLDP launches "Understanding Power Purchase Agreements" to South African Power Sector

On March 26th in Johannesburg, South Africa, CLDP Chief Counsel Stephen Gardner led a launch event to introduce the recently published "Understanding Power Purchase Agreements" handbook to the South African power sector.

February 24, 2015 - February 26, 2015

Tunisia Franchising Roadshow

CLDP, in close cooperation with the US Embassy in Tunis and the Tunisian Ministry of Commerce, led a Franchising Roadshow in Tunisia from February 24-26, 2015. 

February 23, 2015 - February 27, 2015

Iraq Workshop on Tools and Methods for Trade Policy Analysis

On February 23-27 2015, in cooperation with the International Trade Centre (ITC), a joint agency of the United Nations and the World Trade Organization, CLDP organized a workshop on trade and market analysis for fourteen officials of the Iraq Ministry of Trade.