The Middle East & North Africa

July 15, 2015 - August 15, 2015

Iraq: CLDP and Iraq's National Investment Commission to Publish an Investment Contract Drafting Guidebook

CLDP has a mandate to provide technical assistance to Iraq's National Investment Commission (NIC) and to Provincial Investment Commissions (PICs) in the areas of drafting and negotiating investment contracts with foreign investors.

June 17, 2015 - June 20, 2015

International Franchise Expo and Workshop

At the behest of the U.S. Embassy in Iraq, CLDP is training Iraqi prospective franchisees, in developing skills and knowledge in franchising.

June 9, 2015 - June 10, 2015

CLDP to Hold Follow-up Workshop on Insolvency Procedures in Morocco

CLDP will hold a Workshop on Regulating and Formalizing the Role of Insolvency Trustees in Morocco: Lessons from the US Trustee’s Office, to be held in Casablanca, Morocco from June 9-10, 2015. 

June 4, 2015

Tunisia Franchise Business Club Workshop on Franchise Finance

CLDP and AC Franchise will hold a one-day Franchise Business Club Workshop on franchise finance in Tunis on June 4, 2015. 

June 1, 2015 - June 5, 2015

CLDP to Organize Study Tour on Tunisian Technology Transfer in Portugal

From June 1-5 in Faro, Portugal, CLDP will lead a Study Tour on Fostering an Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in Tunisia through Effective Technology Transfer Offices.

May 21, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Middle East and North Africa World Economic Forum

In support of the Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s mission to enhance Afghanistan’s economic ties to the Middle East, CLDP, in cooperation with the U.S. Missions in Afghanistan, is sponsoring a 15-person Afghan delegation, comprised of Afghan government officials and private-sector representatives, to attend the World Economic Forum on May 21-23, 2015, in Jordan.

May 11, 2015 - May 13, 2015

Middle East North Africa Regional Forum on SMEs

On May 11-13, in Manama, Bahrain CLDP held a series of workshops on entrepreneurship and the development of small and medium enterprises for government officials, entrepreneurs, judges, and private-sector leaders from Bahrain, Morocco, Kuwait, and Tunisia.

May 4, 2015 - May 5, 2015

CLDP Workshop on Business Registration in Morocco

CLDP held a Workshop on the Standardization of Business Registration Procedures in Morocco in Rabat on May 4-5, 2015.