Afghanistan

April 20, 2015 - April 22, 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 in Dubai, UAE, in April.  CLDP will sponsor this workshop in coordination with the Afghan Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and the Council of Europe.The ministries of Justice and Interior are expected to attend, along with representatives of the Supreme Court and Parliament.

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 24, 2015

Afghan MoMP Participates in Mining Conference and Consultations in South America

A twelve-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. Two 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

Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Workshop

On March 23-25, 2015, CLDP will organize consultations on the legal frameworks for alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in Afghanistan.

March 16, 2015 - March 22, 2015

Afghan Agribusiness Study Tour 3.0

On March 23-29, CLDP attorneys and experts will conduct phase three of CLDP’s Agribusiness Study Tour for 33 farmers from Logar, Kapisa, and Parwan provinces of Afghanistan.

March 13, 2015 - March 22, 2015

Vis (East) Pre-Moot and 12th Annual Vis Moot International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Hong Kong

CLDP will sponsor twenty students from Kabul University, Kardan University, and the American University of Afghanistan (AUAF) to participate in the Vis (East) Pre-Moot on March 13-14 and the 12th Annual Willem C. Vis (East) International Commercial Arbitration Moot (Vis Moot) in Hong Kong On March 15-22, 2015.

March 3, 2015 - March 7, 2015

5th Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot in Amman

CLDP, in collaboration with the University of Jordan, Judicial Council of Jordan, the LEAD Advisory group, the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution  (BCDR), and the ICC, will host the 5th Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot on March 3-7, 2015 in Amman, Jordan.

February 3, 2015 - February 5, 2015

Aspiring Businesswomen Commercial Law Training in Kabul

On February 3-5, 2015, CLDP conducted a three-day training workshop on business registration, business financing, and commercial contract drafting for an audience of 30 aspiring businesswomen. 

January 31, 2015 - February 2, 2015

First Annual Afghanistan National Pre-Vis Moot Competition

January 31-February 2, CLDP conducted its First Annual Afghanistan National Vis Pre-Moot Competition (Afghanistan Pre-Moot). Started last year with one team of four participants, the Afghanistan Vis program has now expanded to three universities (American University of Afghanistan, Kabul University, and Kardan University) and 20 participants. The three teams will compete in the 2015 Willem C. Vis (East) International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Hong Kong on March 15-22.

December 17, 2014 - December 20, 2014

CLDP Conducts Phase Two of Afghan Transparency Initiative

On December 17-20, CLDP conducted the second phase of its initiative to promote transparency and legitimate business practices among various sectors in Afghanistan.