Ukraine

October 24, 2016 - October 27, 2016

CLDP Supports Ukraine MEDT Delegation to the SPS Committee Meeting

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Ministry of Agriculture, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Committee Meeting that took place on October 24-27, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

October 17, 2016 - October 20, 2016

CLDP to Support MEDT GPA Committee Delegation to Geneva

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the US Embassy Kyiv, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) Committee Meeting to take place on October 17-20, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva. The GOU delegation consisted of two Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine officials. They attended the GPA Committee meeting and participated in bilateral negotiations with the U.S. and other delegations.

September 28, 2016 - September 30, 2016

MEDT Delegation to Attend Trade Policy Review Committee Meetings in Geneva

CLDP supported Ministry of Economic Development and Trade (MEDT) delegation to attend Trade Policy Review (TPR) Committee meeting in Geneva, Switzerland.

September 27, 2016 - September 29, 2016

Ukraine: Secretary, GC, and DGC Head CLDP Workshop on Anti-Corruption

From September 27-29, CLDP hosted a Workshop on Anti-Corruption: Government Ethics, Transparency, and Corporate Compliance in Kiev, Ukraine for 70 Ukrainian business leaders and government officials. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, General Counsel Kelly Welsh, Deputy General Counsel Josh Berman, and U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch all spoke during the workshop.

June 29, 2016 - July 1, 2016

Ukraine: CLDP Hosts Public Procurement and Corruption Workshop

On June 29 - July 1, CLDP, in close cooperation with the Ukraine Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE), hosted a national workshop on public procurement and corruption.

June 28, 2016 - July 1, 2016

CLDP to support GOU delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Committee Meeting at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Ministry of Agriculture, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Committee Meeting to take place on June 28 -July 1, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva. The GOU delegation consisted of one Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and one Ministry of Agriculture of Ukraine officials. They attended the SPS Committee meeting and participate in bilateral negotiations with the U.S. and other delegations.

June 20, 2016 - June 23, 2016

CLDP supports the GOU delegation to the Government Procurement Agreement Committee Meeting at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the US Embassy Kyiv, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) Committee Meeting that took place on June 20-23, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

June 7, 2016 - June 8, 2016

CLDP Supports MEDT Delegation to the Agriculture WTO Committee Meeting in Geneva

CLDP in collaboration with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and the Ministry of Agriculture, supported the travel of the Government of Ukraine (GOU) delegation to the Agriculture Committee Meeting to take place on June 7-8, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva. The GOU delegation consisted of one Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and one Ministry of Agriculture of Ukraine officials. They attended the AG Committee meeting and participate in bilateral negotiations with the U.S. and other delegations.

May 25, 2016 - May 26, 2016

Workshop on Interagency Border Cooperation

On May 25-26, 2016, CLDP, in cooperation with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine and the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, conducted a workshop entitled “Interagency Border Cooperation”. The workshop provided the opportunity for Ukrainian government agencies to come together to discuss legislative and institutional steps necessary to adopt a framework of interagency coordination to better interdict substandard and illicit goods in Ukraine, as well as the efficiency of other relevant legal remedies.

May 23, 2016 - May 24, 2016

The Role of the High Council of Justice and Specialized Courts in the Reform of the Judicial System of Ukraine

On May 23-24, 2016, CLDP, in coordination with the High Council of Justice of Ukraine (HCJ), High Commercial Court of Ukraine, and the High Administrative Court of Ukraine, conducted a workshop entitled “The Role of the High Council of Justice and Specialized Courts in the Reform of the Judicial System of Ukraine.”  The workshop allowed the first opportunity for the Ukrainian Judiciary to come together with its different organs, including the HCJ, Commercial Courts, Administrative Courts, the National School of Judges, the Council of Judges, the High Qualification Commission of Judges of Ukraine, et al., to discuss the issues surrounding the fair, effective, and efficient functioning of the judiciary.