December 7, 2015 - December 10, 2015

Afghanistan-Italy Supreme Court ADR Consultations

On December 7-10, 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 Facilitates Afghan Telecom Workshop

CLDP will sponsor a visit of a delegation from the Afghanistan Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (ATRA) to meet officials of the Telecommunications Regulation Authority of India (TRAI) and other government offices on December 7-10, 2015 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 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.

October 20, 2015

Afghanistan: CLDP Holds the Second of its Multi-Phase Training on Framework Agreements

On October 20, as part of its ongoing technical assistance to public procurement reform in Afghanistan, CLDP conducted the second of a series of framework agreements training via video conference for the National Procurement Authority (NPA).

October 15, 2015 - October 18, 2015

CLDP To Provide Preparatory Training Sessions for 2016 Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

CLDP, in cooperation with Bahrain Chamber of Dispute Resolution (BCDR) held a preparatory training in Manama, Bahrain, aimed to prepare law students from Afghanistan, Iraq, Tunisia and other Middle East Vis Moot for the 2016 Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, to be held in Vienna, Austria and Hong Kong in March 2016.