Afghanistan

June 21, 2016 - June 23, 2016

CLDP Supports the Forth Meeting of the Central Asia/Afghanistan SPS Working Group

CLDP will help organize the meeting of the Central Asia/Afghanistan SPS Working Group in Rome, Italy on June 21-23, 2016. Twenty five participants will include customs officials from Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

June 16, 2016 - June 18, 2016

Afghanistan Self-Evaluation Tools (SET) Training

On June 16-18 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, CLDP will conduct the third phase of a initiative centered on advanced Self Evaluation Tools (SET), in conjunction with Trident Integrity Solutions. 

May 23, 2016 - May 25, 2016

CLDP Conducts Second Phase of Debt Recovery Consultations

On May 23-25 in Dubai, CLDP will conduct the second phase of its Finance Law Consultations as follow on assistance to a debt recovery and banking governance workshop conducted in November 2015, during which participants formed a working group to address issues in the financial sector, including the possibility of a special commission for debt recovery in Afghanistan.

May 17, 2016 - May 20, 2016

CLDP trains Afghan National Procurement Authority on Framework Agreements and Dispute Resolution

On May 17-20 in Kiev, Ukraine, in coordination with the Department of Defense, CLDP attorneys and experts will conduct a workshop on framework agreements for 12 members of the Afghan National Procurement Authority (NPA) staff.

May 16, 2016 - May 19, 2016

Consultation on Afghanistan’s Accession to the World Trade Organization

At the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Tenth Ministerial Conference (MC10) in Nairobi, Trade Ministers unanimously approved Afghanistan’s negotiated terms of accession.  The Afghanistan WTO Accession Package is the culmination of 11 years of working party negotiations, and is an significant milestone in  Afghanistan’s integration into the international economy.  The ambitious reform agenda Afghanistan has undertaken to become a member is also a blueprint for good governance and economic development. The WTO estimates that countries undertaking the reforms required to join the WTO tend to grow at around 2.5 percentage points faster than others once the process is completed.

February 9, 2016 - February 13, 2016

CLDP 6th Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot

On February 9-13, 2016 in Manama, CLDP hosted the 6th Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot, in coordination with Bahrain Center of Disputes and Resolutions (BCDR), the Royal University for Women, Mena Chambers, and the University of Pittsburg (CILE).

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.