August 17, 2015 - August 20, 2015

CLDP Trains Afghan Ministry of Mines and Petroleum on Contract Drafting and Review

On August 17-20, 2015,  CLDP will train Afghan government officials from the legal directorate of Afghan Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP) on contract drafting, negotiation, and review in Istanbul, Turkey.

August 10, 2015 - August 14, 2015

Afghanistan: CLDP Conducts Phase I Consultations with Afghan Competition Agency in Istanbul

CLDP will lead competition and consumer protection law consultations and training for board members of the Afghan Competition Promotion and Consumer Protection Directorate (CPCPD) in Istanbul, Turkey. 

June 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015

Afghanistan Bankruptcy Law Workshop

On June 15-17, CLDP led a workshop in New Delhi, India on Afghanistan’s draft Bankruptcy Law for officials of the Afghan Ministry of Commerce and Industries (MoCI) and Ministry of Justice (MoJ), as well as members of parliament. 

June 10, 2015 - June 12, 2015

Central Asia-Afghanistan Working Groups on Customs, Standards, and SPS Measures in Astana, Kazakhstan

On June 10-12, 2015, in Astana, Kazakhstan, CLDP lead the meeting and workshop of the Afghanistan/Central Asia regional Customs, Standards, and Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Measures Working Groups, to support the goals of the U.S. inter-agency New Silk Road (NSR) initiative and the U.S.-Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA).

May 29, 2015 - June 3, 2015

Afghan Government Officials Commit to E-Transaction and Cyber Crime Laws at CLDP Workshop

At the conclusion of a two-part workshop conducted by CLDP in Kabul from May 29 to June 12, 2015, nine Afghan officials representing various offices and ministries signed an action plan expressing their commitment to the passage of draft laws on electronic transactions, including electronic signatures, and on the prevention of cyber crime. This commitment lays out a timetable for further review and submission to Afghanistan’s Parliament within three months.

May 25, 2015 - May 28, 2015

CLDP Leads Training on Public Procurement and Dispute Resolution for Afghan National Procurement Authority

On May 25-28, CLDP conducted a Workshop on Public Procurement and Dispute Resolution in Tbilisi, Georgia for key officials from Afghanistan's National Procurement Authority (NPA) and procurement specialists from major procuring ministries.

May 21, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Afghan Delegation Attends Middle East and North Africa World Economic Forum

In support of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s mission to enhance Afghanistan’s economic ties to the Middle East, CLDP sponsored an Afghan delegation to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF) for the Middle East and North Africa on May 21-23, 2015, in Dead Sea, Jordan.

May 19, 2015 - May 20, 2015

Afghan National Procurement Authority Conducts Procurement Training for Businesswomen

CLDP partnered with the NPA to provide the first ever procurement training on May 19-20, 2015 in Kabul to 10 Afghan businesswomen since President Ashraf Ghani issued a Presidential Decree establishing the NPA.