Latin America & the Caribbean

June 6, 2017 - June 8, 2017

Offshore Hydrocarbon Development Workshop

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) will host a 2-day workshop on establishing competitive legal and regulatory framework for offshore hydrocarbon development in Argentina.

March 30, 2017 - March 31, 2017

Dominican Republic: CLDP Launches Program to Support Small Businesses

On March 30-31, CLDP conducted a workshop for government officials and private sector representatives on how to increase access to government contracts by micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs).

February 6, 2017 - February 9, 2017

Dominican Republic: CLDP Conducts Government Procurement Assessment

From February 6-8, 2017, CLDP conducted an assessment of the technical evaluation procedures, for government procurement, utilized by government institutions charged with citizen security and emergency response in the Dominican Republic.

December 13, 2016 - December 15, 2016

Colombia: Community and Stakeholder Engagement in Oil and Gas Development

On December 13-15, CLDP conducted a workshop in Bogota on Community and Stakeholder Engagement in Oil and Gas Development.

December 13, 2016 - December 15, 2016

Dominican Republic: CLDP Leads a Government Procurement Workshop

From December 13-15, CLDP led a workshop on best practices in planning, adjudicating, and managing government acquisitions in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

February 23, 2012

CLDP Celebrates 20 years!

Begun as a small joint venture between USAID and Commerce to help the Former Soviet Bloc countries of Eastern Europe transition to more market-oriented economies, CLDP has expanded to help meet the legal technical assistance needs of more than 50 countries in Eurasia, Africa, the Middle East and South Asia. On February 23rd, CLDP celebrated 20 years of technical assistance in commercial law.