The Middle East & North Africa

May 10, 2016 - May 13, 2016

Gulf: CLDP Leads Regional SME Development and Entrepreneurship Workshop

On May 10-13, in Tbilisi, Georgia, CLDP led a regional workshop for Bahraini and Kuwaiti officials , NGOs and private sector representatives, academics, and entrepreneurs on how to improve the environment for doing business in each country and encourage private sector growth by fostering SME development and entrepreneurship.

May 9, 2016 - May 13, 2016

Tunisia Consultations on Public Procurement

CLDP held consultations on public procurement in Tunis from May 9-13, in cooperation with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) and Tunisia's High Authority for Public Procurement (HAICOP). 

April 26, 2016

Workshop for Future Franchisees in Tunisia

On April 26 in Tunis, CLDP co-sponsored a Workshop for Future Franchisees in Tunisia with AC Franchise. 

April 25, 2016 - April 29, 2016

US Consultations on Improving the Business Environment in Morocco

CLDP and the World Bank co-sponsored US Consultations for Improving the Business Environment in Morocco from April 25-29, 2016.

April 25, 2016

Franchise Business Club in Tunisia

CLDP and AC Franchise organized a one-day Franchise Business Club Workshop in Tunis, Tunisia on April 25, 2016. 

March 30, 2016 - March 31, 2016

CLDP Leads Training on Legislative Drafting for Bahrain Parliament

On March 30-31, CLDP led a training on legislative drafting at the Bahrain National Assembly for members (MPs), staff and legal advisors of the Council of Representatives. During the March 30 training for 12 MPs and 10 of their legal staff, CLDP expert-advisors discussed U.S. legislative drafting processes and caucus management.

March 28, 2016 - March 29, 2016

Judicial Training

Details coming soon.

March 28, 2016 - March 29, 2016

B2B Exhibition and Conference: CLDP Leads Panel on Women’s Entrepreneurship

On March 29, CLDP led a panel on Women and the Law at Bahrain’s first Businesswomen Society’s International Entrepreneurship Conference.

March 18, 2016 - March 20, 2016

Franchising Program and Franchise Expo Visit

CLDP hosted a delegation of franchising stakeholders from Tunisia and Algeria in Paris, France from March 18-20, 2016, for a Workshop on Franchising and Visit to Franchise Expo Paris. 

March 17, 2016 - March 24, 2016

CLDP to sponsor Middle East Law Schools to compete in the 23rd Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

On March 17-24, 2016, CLDP sponsored three Middle East law schools: University of Baghdad, Faculty of Legal, Political and Social Sciences of Tunis, and University of Jordan to participate in the 23rd Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (Vis Moot) in Vienna, Austria.