Afghanistan

March 13, 2016 - March 18, 2016

International Oil and Gas Law Conference

CLDP, in coordination with the Mining Investment and Development for Afghanistan Sustainability (MIDAS) project of UASID, will arrange for the participation of 7 Afghan MoMP officials in the International Oil and Gas Law Conference, to take place in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on March 14 – March 18.

March 1, 2016 - March 4, 2016

Afghanistan-Italy Supreme Court ADR Consultations

On March 1-4, CLDP will lead a delegation of 6 judges from the Afghanistan Supreme Court to engage in consultations on alternative dispute resolution (ADR) with the Italian Supreme Court judges and representatives of the Italian Ministry of Justice.

December 7, 2015 - December 10, 2015

CLDP Conducts Training Seminar for Afghan Telecom Officials

CLDP conducted four days of seminars and meetings at its Telecommunications Training Seminar for Afghan telecommunications officials, which took place in New Delhi, India.

November 19, 2015 - November 20, 2015

CLDP Supports the Meeting of Central Asia-Afghanistan SPS Working Group

CLDP organized the meetings of the SPS Working Group in Istanbul, Turkey in November 2015. Over twenty participants included SPS officials from Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan.

November 14, 2015 - November 18, 2015

Afghanistan-Pakistan International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge

On November 14-15, 2015, CLDP sponsored 5 Afghan business women and 5 Pakistani business women to attend the Pakistan-Afghanistan Joint Chambers of Commerce and Industry (PAJCCI) Business Women’s Workshop in Istanbul, Turkey. Subsequently, the 10 Afghan and Pakistani business women attended the International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge Conference (IWEC) on November 16-17, followed by closing consultations on November 18.

November 12, 2015 - November 17, 2015

3rd Meeting of the Afghanistan-Central Asia Working Group on Standards

CLDP helped organize a third Meeting of the Afghanistan-Central Asia Working Group on Standards in Washington, D.C. on November 12-13, 2015 and November 16-17, 2015. The program focused on energy efficiency and included presentations on the national priorities of each respective country, a discussion with U.S. companies and Standards Developers interested in investment within the region, and site visits to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and the U.S. Department of Energy.

November 9, 2015 - November 11, 2015

Finance Workshop on Debt Recovery and Good Governance

On November 9-11, in New Delhi, India, CLDP conducted a workshop for the Afghanistan Banks Association (ABA), the Afghan Central Bank, and senior government officials from the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Justice, Supreme Court, Ministry of Economy, and Ministry of Commerce and Industry, to discuss key challenges facing Afghanistan’s financial sector. 

November 9, 2015 - November 13, 2015

CLDP Facilitates Afghanistan and Pakistan Participation at UN Internet Governance Forum

From November 9 to 13, 2015, CLDP facilitated attendance by Afghanistan and Pakistan at the 10th annual United Nations Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in João Pessoa, Brazil.

November 2, 2015 - November 5, 2015

CLDP Held a Workshop on the Proposed Afghan Public Procurement Law with Key Stakeholders

On November 2-5, 2015, CLDP brought together in Istanbul, Turkey key stakeholders to discuss the amendments to the Afghan Public Procurement Law proposed to Parliament in September.