Transparency & Governance

November 3, 2013 - November 7, 2013

6th International Conference on the Training of the Judiciary

CLDP sponsored the participation of three judges from Ukraine (2) and Bosnia and Herzegovina (1) to attend the Sixth Annual International Conference on the Training of the Judiciary. 

June 11, 2013 - June 12, 2013

Workshop on International Best Practices in Public Procurement for the Kyrgyz Republic

CLDP, in partnership with the Public Procurement Methodology Department within the Ministry of Finance of the Kyrgyz Republic held a Workshop on International Best Practices in Public Procurement in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

June 6, 2013 - June 7, 2013

Workshop on International Best Practices in Public Procurement for Kosovo

CLDP, in partnership with the Public Procurement Regulatory Commission of Kosovo (PPRC), held a Workshop on International Best Practices in Public Procurement in Pristina, Kosovo on June 6-7, 2013.

May 28, 2013 - May 30, 2013

CLDP Hosts MENA Regional Conference on Best Practices and Good Governance in Public Procurement

CLDP organized a regional conference on Best Practices and Good Governance in Public Procurement in Casablanca, Morocco in May 2013. CLDP worked with key government-procurement officials from Algeria, Libya, Morocco,and Tunisia to assist in the development of regulations and practices that contribute to transparent and efficient government-procurement systems.

September 13, 2012 - September 14, 2012

Georgia: Workshop on International Best Practices in Public Procurement

CLDP, in partnership with the Competition and State Procurement Agency of Georgia (CSPA), held a Workshop on International Best Practices in Public Procurement in Tbilisi, Georgia. The program featured procurement experts from the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Competition and State Procurement Agency of Georgia, the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, and the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), to discuss a wide range of topics, including: (1) how the WTO Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) functions and the commercial benefits it can provide for Georgian suppliers; (2) an overview of the procurement system in Georgia; (3) an overview of the U.S. government procurement system, and that of U.S. state-owned enterprises such as the TVA; and (4) how the U.S. Government operates in the context of the GPA.

September 10, 2012 - September 11, 2012

Kosovo: Workshop on International Best Practices in Public Procurement

CLDP, in partnership with the Public Procurement Regulatory Commission of Kosovo (PPRC), held a Workshop on International Best Practices in Public Procurement in Pristina, Kosovo. The program featured procurement experts from the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Public Procurement Regulatory Commission of Kosovo, and the U.S. Office of Management and Budget to discuss a wide range of topics, including: (1) how the WTO Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) functions; (2) an overview of the procurement system in Kosovo; (3) an overview of the U.S. government procurement system, and that of U.S. state-owned enterprises; and (4) how the U.S. Government operates in the context of the GPA.

September 10, 2012 - September 25, 2012

Developing Adequate, Transparent, and Enforceable Environmental Protection Regulation

CLDP, in partnership with the Department of State, provided US consultations to Iraqi officials representing the Council of Representatives, Ministry of Oil, and the Ministry of the Environment on “Developing Adequate, Transparent, and Enforceable Environmental Protection Regulation.” The program comes at a critical time, when Iraq is re-defining its environmental protection policy and core regulations, while taking into account Iraq’s need economic growth and integration into the global economy.
 

August 25, 2012 - August 31, 2012

CLDP Workshop for Iraq’s Procurement Lawyers on Management of International Procurement Risks

As part of an ongoing program of capacity building for lawyers on international procurement for the Ministry of Electricity of the Republic of Iraq, CLDP, in partnership with USAID Tarabot held a Workshop on “Management of International Procurement Risks” in Istanbul, Turkey from September 25-31. The program featured procurement experts from the George Washington University, School of Law, USAID Tarabot, and CLDP, and was attended by a delegation consisting of the Ministry’s top procurement lawyers. The program comes at a critical time when Iraq’s Ministry of Electricity (MoE) is playing a key role in the rebuilding of Iraq's economy and is conducting an extensive and important program of investment in power generation.

May 13, 2012 - May 17, 2012

Anti-corruption Work in Egypt

During the week of May 14th, CLDP continued its work with the Egyptian Government to bring more transparency, integrity and ethical conduct into the operations of its ministries.