Afghanistan

December 17, 2017 - December 21, 2017

CLDP to Sponsor Participation and Internet Governance Forum

From December 17-21, 2017, CLDP will sponsor the participation of delegations from Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Tunisia to the annual United Nations Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Geneva, Switzerland. 

October 30, 2017 - November 2, 2017

Afghanistan: Mining Fundamentals Workshop

CLDP will conduct a mining workshop for officials and staff from the Afghan Ministry of Mines and Petroleum from October 30 - November 2 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

October 14, 2017

CLDP To Provide Preparatory Training Sessions for 2018 Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot and Vis East Moot

On October 12-14 in Manama, Bahrain, CLDP, in cooperation with Royal University for Women (RUW), the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR-AAA), the University Pittsburgh's Center for International Legal Education (CILE), and MENA Chambers Bahrain held a preparatory training in Manama, Bahrain, aimed to prepare South Asia, Middle East and North Africa law students to compete in the 25th Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, to be held in Vienna, Austria and Hong Kong in March-April 2018.

July 17, 2017 - July 19, 2017

CLDP Cooperates with the World Trade Organization and the Government of Moldova to advise Afghanistan Parliament with Key Legislative Reform Initiatives

On July 17-19, 2017, the U.S. Department of Commerce Commercial Law Development Program, in cooperation with the Government of Moldova, the Afghanistan Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the World Trade Organization Institute for Training and Technical Cooperation (ITTC), and the U.S. Embassy, Moldova, held a workshop for members of Afghanistan Parliamentary Committees in Chisinau, Moldova.

July 11, 2017 - July 14, 2017

Afghanistan WTO Workshop on Dispute Settlement

On July 12-15, 2017, the U.S. Department of Commerce Commercial Law Development Program, in cooperation with the Advisory Centre on WTO Law, held an intensive 4-day training in Chisinau, Moldova, for officials from the Afghan Ministry of Commerce and Industries, along with various other ministries, on trade and WTO dispute settlement,  

June 13, 2017 - June 15, 2017

CLDP Facilitates the Fifth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on SPS Measures

CLDP’s Michael Cofield and Yulia Melara organized the fifth meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on Sanitary/Phytosanitary (SPS) Measures, June 13-15, in Tbilisi, Georgia.

April 4, 2017 - April 7, 2017

Trans-Caspian: CLDP Organizes Regional Workshop on Trade Facilitation

On April 4-7, CLDP conducted a Workshop on Trade Facilitation and Cross-Border Issues in Odessa, Ukraine for officials from Afghanistan, Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Pakistan, and Ukraine.

March 26, 2017 - April 2, 2017

Afghanistan: Vis East Moot Competition 2017

CLDP ponsorsed law students from 3 Afghan universities to participate in the 14th Annual Willem C. Vis East Moot Competition in Hong Kong on March 26 - April 2, 2017.