June 10, 2015 - June 12, 2015

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

CLDP will organize Meetings of Central Asia-Afghanistan Working Groups on Customs, Standards, and Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Measures in Astana, Kazakhstan to further the goals of the U.S.-Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) and the U.S. Government inter-agency New Silk Road Initiative.


May 29, 2015 - June 3, 2015

CLDP to Hold Workshop for Afghan Government Officials on Cyber Crime Legislation

Afghan government officials with cyber crime responsibilities will discuss pending cyber crime legislation at a workshop CLDP is organizing for late May in  in Istanbul, Turkey.  CLDP will sponsor this workshop in coordination with the Afghan Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and the Council of Europe.  Representatives Several Afghan offices, including the ministries of Justice and Interior, the Supreme Court, and the Attorney General’s office, are expected to attend and participate.


May 25, 2015 - May 28, 2015

GDNP Public Procurement and Dispute Resolution Workshop

On May 25-28, 2015, CLDP will conduct a workshop on Public Procurement and Dispute Resolution in Tbilisi, Georgia for key staff of Afghanistan's General Directorate for National Procurement (GDNP) and procurement specialists from major procuring ministries.

May 25, 2015 - May 28, 2015

Afghan GDNP Workshop on Public Procurement and Dispute Resolution Practices

On May 25-28, 2015, as part of its technical assistance to the General Directorate of National Procurement (GDNP) in Afghanistan, CLDP is faciliating training on public procurement, dispute resolution methods and bid evaluation practices for key GDNP staff.

May 19, 2015 - May 20, 2015

Afghan National Procurement Directorate Trains Businesswomen in Proposal Writing

On May 19-20, 2015 the General Directorate of National Procurement (GDNP) of Afghanistan will train 10 Afghan businesswomen in proposal writing at its training center in Kabul.

May 12, 2015 - May 15, 2015

CLDP Helps Iraqi and Afghan Government Officials Attend Cyber Conference

CLDP will make it possible this year for civilian government officials from Afghanistan and Iraq to attend an annual conference on cyber strategies organized by the United States Central Command (CENTCOM) to be held near Washington, DC.

May 12, 2015 - May 14, 2015

Afghanistan Bankruptcy Law Workshop

On May 12-14, CLDP will lead a workshop on drafting a bankruptcy law for advisors of the Afghan Ministry of Commerce and Industries (MoCI) in New Delhi, India. This is a continuation of a round-table meeting between Afghan government and private sector stakeholders on the Insolvency Law in Afghanistan.

April 20, 2015 - April 23, 2015

Afghanistan-Pakistan Businesswomen Conference in Islamabad

CLDP will conduct a conference on April 20-23, 2015 in Islamabad, Pakistan for Afghan and Pakistani business women. International experts and participants will discuss commercial contract drafting and negotiation, business financing, and regulatory issues in Afghanistan-Pakistan cross-border trade.

April 20, 2015 - April 28, 2015

Afghan MoMP Participates in Mining Conference and Consultations in South America

A thirteen-member Afghan delegation from the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum will attend the Special Institute on International Mining and Oil & Gas Law, Development and Investment in Cartagena, Colombia and engage in consultations with the Colombian Ministry of Mines and Energy in Bogota, Colombia on April 20-24, 2015. Three Afghan delegates will also participate in consultations with officials of the Chilean Ministry of Mines in Santiago, Chile on April 26-28, 2015.

March 23, 2015 - March 25, 2015

CLDP Conducts Workshop on Commercial Arbitration and Mediation Law

On March 23-25, 2015, CLDP facilitated a discussion with Afghan lawmakers on legislative frameworks for commercial alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in Afghanistan.