The Middle East & North Africa

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 28, 2015 - March 2, 2015

Iraq: Judicial Workshop on International Sales

CLDP, in coordination with the Iraqi Higher Judicial Council, will conduct a three-day workshop for senior Iraqi judges on international sales transactions. The workshop will be led by US judges and international experts and will provide the Iraqi judges with international best practices in adjudicating disputes arising from complex international sales contracts.

February 24, 2015 - February 26, 2015

Tunisia Franchising Roadshow

CLDP, in close cooperation with the US Embassy in Tunis, will host a Franchising Roadshow in Tunisia from February 24-26, 2015. 

February 23, 2015 - February 27, 2015

Iraq Workshop on Tools and Methods for Trade Policy Analysis

CLDP, in partnership with the International Trade Center (ITC), a joint agency of the World Trade Organization and the United Nations, will implement a week-long workshop in Geneva, Switzerland, on February 23-27, 2015 for fifteen Iraqi officials from the Ministry of Trade to build capacity in Iraq’s Trade Policy Office (TPO).


February 22, 2015 - February 26, 2015

Public Procurement: Workshop on Dispute Resolution and International Arbitration

CLDP, in collaboration with the Government Contracts Division of the Iraqi Ministry of Planning, is conducting a Public Procurement Workshop on Dispute Resolution and International Arbitration in Amman, Jordan from February 22-26, 2015.

February 15, 2015 - February 18, 2015

CLDP Program on Franchise Finance and Visit to IFA Financial Summit

CLDP, in collaboration with the Middle East Investment Initiative (MEII), will organize a visit to the United States for five Tunisian bankers on February 15-18, 2015. The visit will deepen participants’ understanding of the benefits of franchising and the role banks can play in the industry’s development in Tunisia.

February 2, 2015 - February 3, 2015

CLDP Workshop on Best Practices on Business Registration Procedures

CLDP will hold a Workshop on Best Practices on Business Registration Procedures Related to the Transfer of a Company’s Ownership in Morocco in Casablanca on February 2-3, 2014. 

January 27, 2015 - January 29, 2015

CLDP Workshop on Best Practices for Public Procurement Policy-Making Decisions in Tunisia

CLDP, in close coordination with Tunisia’s High Authority for Public Procurement, will lead a Workshop on Public Procurement in Tunis on January 27-29, 2015.  

January 26, 2015 - January 30, 2015

Legal and Financial Models for Iraq’s Technology Incubators (part II)

CLDP in collaboration with the World Bank (InfoDev) will conduct a one-week workshop for an inter-agency delegation representing the Iraq’s Ministry of Industry and Minerals (MIM), Ministry of Interior (MoST), Governorates, and Universities to help develop by-laws and operational models and resulting legal structures appropriate for Iraqi technology incubators.

January 12, 2015 - January 16, 2015

Iraq Transactional Lawyers Workshop

CLDP will conduct a five-day training of trainers in Istanbul, Turkey for Iraqi goverment officials on drafting and negotiating international contracts. The purpose of the workshop is to develop a cadre of transactional lawyers in Iraq who can effectively negotiate transactions involving large infrastructure projects and strategic partnerships.