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.

May 12, 2015 - May 15, 2015

CLDP Helps Iraqi and Afghan Government Officials Attend Cyber Conference

CLDP will make it possible this year for civilian government officials from Afghanistan and Iraq to attend an annual conference on cyber strategies organized by the United States Central Command (CENTCOM) to be held near Washington, DC.

May 9, 2015 - May 12, 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. 

May 4, 2015 - May 7, 2015

Iraq: Houston-Basrah PTA Consultations

At a time when Iraq is in dire need to rebuild its oil and gas infrastructure, through targeted trade and investment between Basrah and Houston, the Governor of Basrah, along with a distinguished delegation of federal and governorate officials, and private sector representatives will participate in US consultations in Houston, Texas from May 4 – 7, 2015.

March 26, 2015 - April 6, 2015

CLDP to sponsor Tunisia and Iraq to compete at 22nd Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

On March 26 - April 2, CLDP sponsored teams from the Al-Nahrain College of Law of Iraq and the Faculty of Legal, Political and Social Sciences of Tunis to participate in the 22nd Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (Vis Moot) in Vienna, Austria

March 3, 2015 - March 7, 2015

5th Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot in Amman

On March 3-7, 2015 in Amman Jordan, CLDP hosted the 5th Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot Program under the auspices of the Judicial Council of Jordan, and in collaboration with the University of Jordan and several international law organizations including UNCITRAL and the International Court of Arbitration (ICC), and University of Pittsburg (CILE).

February 23, 2015 - February 27, 2015

Iraq Workshop on Tools and Methods for Trade Policy Analysis

On February 23-27 2015, in cooperation with the International Trade Centre (ITC), a joint agency of the United Nations and the World Trade Organization, CLDP organized a workshop on trade and market analysis for fourteen officials of the Iraq Ministry of Trade.

February 22, 2015 - February 26, 2015

Public Procurement: Workshop on Dispute Resolution and International Arbitration

CLDP conducted the first phase of a multi-phase public procurement program on dispute resolution in coordination with the Government Contracts Division of Iraq’s Ministry of Planning.

January 26, 2015 - January 30, 2015

Iraq: CLDP Workshop Results in Draft Law on Technology Incubators

From January 26 through January 30, CLDP, in association with the World Bank, conducted a workshop in Istanbul, Turkey, on technology incubators. This workshop was organized for two Iraqi ministries that play a key role in the development of technology-based entrepreneurship in Iraq: the Ministry of Industry and Minerals (MIM) and the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST).