January 19, 2016 - January 22, 2016

Iraq Trade Policy Analysis Workshop

CLDP, in close coordination with the Office of Trade Negotiations and Analysis (OTNA), will hold a workshop in Washington, DC, on January 19-22, 2015 for eleven Iraqi officials from the Ministry of Trade to build capacity in Iraq’s Trade Policy Office (TPO).

November 9, 2015 - November 13, 2015

CLDP Facilitates Afghanistan and Pakistan Participation at UN Internet Governance Forum

From November 9 to 13, 2015, CLDP facilitated attendance by Afghanistan and Pakistan at the 10th annual United Nations Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in João Pessoa, Brazil.

November 9, 2015 - November 12, 2015

Iraq: Basrah-ADIPEC Consultations

Details coming soon.

October 15, 2015 - October 18, 2015

CLDP To Provide Preparatory Training Sessions for 2016 Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

CLDP, in cooperation with Bahrain Chamber of Dispute Resolution (BCDR) held a preparatory training in Manama, Bahrain, aimed to prepare law students from Afghanistan, Iraq, Tunisia and other Middle East Vis Moot for the 2016 Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, to be held in Vienna, Austria and Hong Kong in March 2016.

August 18, 2015 - August 21, 2015

CLDP assists the Government of Iraq with Reform Efforts to Redesign it’s Legal Framework for Quality Infrastructure and Good Regulatory Practice

On August 18-21, in close coordination with the Iraq Council of Ministers Secretariat (COMSEC), the U.S. Trade Representative, and the International Trade Administration (ITA), CLDP held a seminar for an interministerial delegation from Iraq on technical regulations development and systems of conformity assessment

August 9, 2015 - August 13, 2015

Public Procurment Workshop Phase II: Risk Mitigation and Dispute Resolution in International Government Contracts

On August 9-13, CLDP, in close cooperation with USAID and Iraq’s Ministry of Planning, led a Workshop on Drafting Effective Government Contracts for Iraqi officials.

June 17, 2015 - June 20, 2015

Iraq: CLDP to Lead Workshop on Franchising

On June 16-20 in New York, in cooperation with the Foreign Commercial Service, CLDP conducted a franchise program for a 20-member delegation of prospective franchise investors from Iraq.

June 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015

Iraq: CLDP Promotes Strategic US-Iraq Private Sector Partnerships

On June 15, CLDP, at the behest of the U.S. Consulate in Basrah, led a meeting with the Governor of Basrah, Dr. Maged Al-Nasrawi, and 20 other Governorate officials to develop the next programmatic steps in implementing the recently signed Sister-City Agreement between Houston and Basra.