Trade

February 22, 2017 - February 24, 2017

Legislative Drafting Workshop on Pre-Arrival Processing Procedures and Handling of Expedited Shipments Workshop in Ukraine

CLDP, in cooperation with the Ukraine Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, will support the Legislative Drafting Workshop on Pre-Arrival Processing Procedures and Handling of Expedited Shipments.

February 20, 2017 - February 23, 2017

Ukraine: MEDT Delegation to the Government Procurement Agreement Committee Meeting in Geneva

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the US Embassy Kyiv, will support the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) Committee Meeting to take place on February 20-23, 2017 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

January 23, 2017 - January 27, 2017

Afghanistan: Consultation on Implementation of Afghanistan's WTO Committments

CLDP, in cooperation with the WTO Secretariat and the International Trade Centre, will hold a consultation in Geneva to assist the Government of Afghanistan in developing the knowledge and expertise to implement its trade commitments, to participate as an active member, and to fully realize the benefits of its recent WTO membership. 

January 9, 2017 - January 11, 2017

Bahrain Trade Legislation Workshop

On January 9-11, 2017, CLDP will hold a legislative workshop for the legal and economic advisory staff of Bahrain’s Council of Representatives. The worskshop will focus on training the advisors to enhance their skills in legislative research and legal capacity building as it pertains to facilitation of government trade agreements, with a focus on the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA). The worskshop will also expose participants to the methods and impacts of acceding and ratifying such agreements. Participants will learn how to assess the economic impact of trade legislation domestically, common types of reservations States raise on certain trade provisions, and the penalties associated with breaching trade obligations (trade remedies). The workshop will expose the legal and economic advisors to pertinent issues in trade negotiation and country impact of ratifiction. The workshop is part of CLDP’s Legislative Drafting Program in Bahrain, in part to build capacity of the Council of Representatives Members.

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December 14, 2016 - December 16, 2016

Kosovo: Workshop on Customs Ethics

From December 14-16, 2016, CLDP will conduct a Workshop on Customs Ethics in Pristina, Kosovo. CLDP will work with the Customs Service of Kosovo to develop anti-corruption strategies and implement a comprehensive integrity program.

November 8, 2016 - November 10, 2016

CLDP Supports MEDT 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, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Agriculture Committee Meeting that took place on November 9-10, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

October 17, 2016 - October 20, 2016

CLDP to Support MEDT GPA Committee Delegation to Geneva

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the US Embassy Kyiv, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) Committee Meeting to take place on October 17-20, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva. The GOU delegation consisted of two Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine officials. They attended the GPA Committee meeting and participated in bilateral negotiations with the U.S. and other delegations.