Europe

February 17, 2017 - February 19, 2017

Bosnia and Herzegovina: CLDP Organizes International Arbitration Pre-Moot Competition for Law Students at Tech Company

CLDP held a three-day Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Training and Competition in Mostar, BiH on February 17-19, 2017. The program focused on the third and final element of the Vis Moot preparatory process: oral advocacy.

January 30, 2017 - January 31, 2017

Government Procurement Efficiency and Combatting Corruption Workshop

CLDP hosted in close cooperation with the Ukraine Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and the Ministry of Infrastructure, the second workshop on public procurement and corruption. With Ukraine's recent accession (May 2016) to the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) under the WTO, CLDP is assisting the Ukrainian public and private sectors to align the local laws with the GPA standards, while working to minimize opportunities for corruption.

December 15, 2016 - December 16, 2016

Anti-corruption Initiatives in the Field of Business: New Legislation of Ukraine and Recommendations on its Application Based on International Experience

CLDP in cooperation with Corporate Governance Professional Association (CGPA) and the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) supported a workshop on Anti-corruption Initiatives in the Field of Business: New Ukrainian Legislation and Recommendations for its Application Based on the International Experience, which took place in Uzhgorod in December 2016. The workshop aimed to use Ukraine’s new anti-corruption laws to educate both government officials and business representatives about how they can contribute to an overall reduction in corruption.

November 11, 2016 - November 12, 2016

Workshop on Authorized Economic Operators

CLDP, in cooperation with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine, the World Customs Organization and the private sector, as well in coordination with the U.S. Embassy Kyiv and EUBAM, hosted the second in a series of workshops on authorized economic operators (AEO) in Kyiv, Ukraine.  

November 8, 2016 - November 10, 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 that took place on November 9-10, 2016 at WTO Secretariat, Geneva.

October 31, 2016 - November 4, 2016

Kosovo: CLDP Leads Workshop on Customs Valuation, Intellectual Property, and Post-Clearance Audit

From October 31-November 4, CLDP led a Workshop on Customs Valuation, Intellectual Property, and Post-Clearance Audit in Pristina, Kosovo, part of an ongoing series of customs workshops. The  workshop specifically addressed topics previously identified as priorities, including protection of intellectual property rights and advanced post-clearance auditing techniques.

 

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.

October 10, 2016 - October 20, 2016

BiH Universities Participate in the Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court

CLDP sponsored the travel of four BiH law school teams and their instructors (to include University of Sarajevo Faculty of Law, the University of Istocno Sarajevo Law faculty, the University of Zenica Faculty of Law, and the University of Mostar Faculty of Law) to participate in the 24th Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna, Austria.

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.