Transparency & Governance

March 30, 2017 - March 31, 2017

Dominican Republic: CLDP Launches Program to Support Small Businesses

On March 30-31, CLDP conducted a workshop for government officials and private sector representatives on how to increase access to government contracts by micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs).

February 6, 2017 - February 9, 2017

Dominican Republic: CLDP Conducts Government Procurement Assessment

From February 6-8, 2017, CLDP conducted an assessment of the technical evaluation procedures, for government procurement, utilized by government institutions charged with citizen security and emergency response in the Dominican Republic.

January 30, 2017 - January 31, 2017

Government Procurement Efficiency and Combatting Corruption Workshop

CLDP hosted in close cooperation with the Ukraine Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and the Ministry of Infrastructure, the second workshop on public procurement and corruption. With Ukraine's recent accession (May 2016) to the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) under the WTO, CLDP is assisting the Ukrainian public and private sectors to align the local laws with the GPA standards, while working to minimize opportunities for corruption.

December 15, 2016 - December 16, 2016

Anti-corruption Initiatives in the Field of Business: New Legislation of Ukraine and Recommendations on its Application Based on International Experience

CLDP in cooperation with Corporate Governance Professional Association (CGPA) and the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) supported a workshop on Anti-corruption Initiatives in the Field of Business: New Ukrainian Legislation and Recommendations for its Application Based on the International Experience, which took place in Uzhgorod in December 2016. The workshop aimed to use Ukraine’s new anti-corruption laws to educate both government officials and business representatives about how they can contribute to an overall reduction in corruption.

December 13, 2016 - December 15, 2016

Dominican Republic: CLDP Leads a Government Procurement Workshop

From December 13-15, CLDP led a workshop on best practices in planning, adjudicating, and managing government acquisitions in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

December 1, 2016 - December 10, 2016

Telecom Regulations and Internet Governance Forum for Afghan and Pakistani Officials

CLDP held a telecom regulations training in Washington, DC on December 1-2 and trainings at the UN Internet Governance Forum in Guadalajara, Mexico on December 5-9 for Afghans and Pakistanis from the public and private telecom sectors.

November 8, 2016 - November 11, 2016

Bangalore Mediation Training for the Afghan Center for Dispute Resolution

CLDP partnered with the Alternative Resolution Center in Rome, Italy and the Bangalore Mediation Center in Bangalore, India to provide mediation training to Afghan mediators through practical experience as well as an advanced mediation session.

September 27, 2016 - September 29, 2016

Ukraine: Secretary, GC, and DGC Head CLDP Workshop on Anti-Corruption

From September 27-29, CLDP hosted a Workshop on Anti-Corruption: Government Ethics, Transparency, and Corporate Compliance in Kiev, Ukraine for 70 Ukrainian business leaders and government officials. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, General Counsel Kelly Welsh, Deputy General Counsel Josh Berman, and U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch all spoke during the workshop.