Asia & South Asia

July 24, 2017 - July 27, 2017

Pakistan: Reforming Gas Pricing to Increase Power Generation

CLDP will organize a five-day workshop on reforming gas pricing to increase power generation for officials from Pakistan’s Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources (MPNR) and the Oil and Gas Development Company, Ltd. (OGDCL).  The workshop will provide examples and lessons learned from deregulation of gas sector internationally. The workshop will discuss the balancing of demands for low domestic prices with the need to incentivize exports, and ensuring a commitment to maintain rationalized consumer gas prices.

July 19, 2017 - July 20, 2017

Pakistan National Labor Law Symposium

CLDP, in close cooperation with the Continuing Legal Education Institute of Pakistan (CLEIP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO), will conduct a National Labor Law Symposium in Islamabad, Pakistan, on 19-20 July, 2017.  

July 17, 2017 - July 19, 2017

CLDP Cooperates with the World Trade Organization and the Government of Moldova to advise Afghanistan Parliament with Key Legislative Reform Initiatives

On July 17-19, 2017, CLDP, in cooperation with the Government of Moldova, the Afghanistan Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the World Trade Organization Institute for Training and Technical Cooperation (ITTC), and the U.S. Embassy, Moldova, will hold consultations in Chișinău, Moldova for members of Afghanistan Parliamentary Committees. 

July 11, 2017 - July 14, 2017

Afghanistan WTO Workshop on Dispute Settlement

CLDP, in coordination with the Advisory Centre on WTO Law, will conduct an intensive 4-day training on trade and WTO dispute settlement. The in-person training is proceeded by 6 DVC training sessions.

July 10, 2017 - July 17, 2017

Pakistan: Telecom and Cyber Training

From July 10 through July 17, CLDP will organize an educational exchange in Boulder, Colorado, for Pakistani information and communications technology officials from the Ministry of Information Technology and the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority. 

June 13, 2017 - June 15, 2017

Central Asia-Afghanistan-Pakistan Regional Expert Level Working Group on SPS

CLDP is organizing the Fifth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Regional Expert Level Working Group on SPS Issues to take place in Tbilisi, Georgia on June 13-15, 2017.

June 6, 2017 - June 7, 2017

Nepal Workshop on Power Procurement

On June 6-7, CLDP will hold a workshop in Kathmandu for officials from the Ministry of Energy, Nepal Investment Board, Office of the Millennium Challenge, Nepal Electricity Authority and the Ministry of Finance and other energy-related agencies on Power Procurement. The workshop is part of the Department of State's Indo-Pacific Economic Corridor Initiative aimed at increasing cross-border investment in energy and power trading in South Asia.

May 24, 2017 - May 26, 2017

Sustainable Upstream Oil and Gas Policy

On May 24-26, CLDP will conduct a workshop in Victoria, Seychelles on developing a sustainable upstream oil and gas policy.  The workshop caps the work of several past months, in which CLDP has worked with PetroSeychelles – the national oil company and upstream regulator – to develop a policy that meets the country’s goals for domestic exploration and production in balance with the Seychelles’ unique environmental heritage and its thriving tourism industry.

April 25, 2017 - April 26, 2017

Pakistan: Marginal Gas Workshop

Details coming soon.