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.

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.

April 20, 2015 - April 23, 2015

Afghanistan-Pakistan Businesswomen Conference in Islamabad

CLDP will conduct a conference on April 20-23, 2015 in Islamabad, Pakistan for Afghan and Pakistani business women. International experts and participants will discuss commercial contract drafting and negotiation, business financing, and regulatory issues in Afghanistan-Pakistan cross-border trade.

February 24, 2015 - February 26, 2015

Tunisia Franchising Roadshow

Details coming soon.

February 9, 2015 - February 13, 2015

Pakistan: CLDP Conducts Competition Law Programs

From February 10-12, 2015, CLDP organized a competition law continuing legal education (CLE) program in Karachi, Pakistan and conducted a Competition Law Workshop for the Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) in Islamabad. 

November 16, 2014 - November 20, 2014

Iraq Franchise Consultations

From November 16-20, CLDP, in cooperation with the Foreign Commercial Service and Iraq's National Investment Commission, hosted a franchise workshop for 20 Iraqi investors on "Negotiating Franchise Agreements" in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

November 12, 2014 - November 20, 2014

Afghanistan: International Trade Law Seminar for Kabul University Law Students

CLDP held a course on International Trade Law for law students at Kabul University. The course featured a guest lecture series, use of the WTO E-Campus, as well as interactive exercises in international trade advocacy and dispute settlement.

November 3, 2014 - November 7, 2014

Understanding Power Purchase Agreements

In early November 2014, CLDP (in partnership with the African Legal Support Facility) brought together a group of international experts to draft and publish a handbook on Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs). The handbook is intended to provide an overview of PPAs and the obligations, risks and remedies that are found within them.  The group of experts, all whom contributed their time on a pro-bono basis, included contributors from governments, development banks, private banks and leading international law firms.

September 8, 2014 - September 10, 2014

Workshop on Economic Modeling and Trade Policy Development III

CLDP held a Workshop on Economic Modeling and Trade Policy Development in Kyiv for 14 Ukrainian government officials.