Latin America & the Caribbean

November 14, 2017 - November 16, 2017

Lithium Mining Workshop in Argentina

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) will host a 3-day workshop from November 14-16 for the Argentinian Ministry of Mines and Energy establishing competitive legal and regulatory framework for lithium mining development in Argentina.

November 7, 2017 - November 9, 2017

Third Workshop on Establishing a Competitive Legal and Regulatory Framework for Offshore Hydrocarbon Development

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) will host a third 3-day workshop on November 7-9 for the Argentinian Ministry of Mines and Energy establishing competitive legal and regulatory framework for offshore hydrocarbon development in Argentina.

July 18, 2017 - July 19, 2017

Preparing and Carrying Out Competitive, Transparent Offshore Tenders in Argentina

The­­ U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP) hosted a 2-day workshop on July 18 and 19 in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to provide guidance to the Argentinian Ministry of Mines and Energy with the offshore leasing process.

June 6, 2017 - June 8, 2017

Workshop on Establishing a Competitive Legal and Regulatory Framework for Offshore Hydrocarbon Development

On June 6-7, CLDP led a 2-day workshop entitled Establishing a Competitive Legal and Regulatory Framework for Offshore Hydrocarbon Development in Buenos Aires, for approximately 20-25 officials from the national Ministry of Energy and Mining (MINEM), as well as provincial authorities and other organizations.

May 30, 2017 - May 31, 2017

Dominican Republic: CLDP Leads Health Sector Procurement Workshop

From May 30-31, in coordination with the Dominican General Directorate for Public Contracting (DGCP), CLDP conducted a workshop on best practices in procurement for public health institutions in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

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.