Asia & South Asia

April 28, 2015 - May 1, 2015

Pakistan: CLDP Program on International Competition and Consumer Protection Law

As a continuation of CLDP programming, made possible via an interagency agreement with USAID, to enhance the capabilities and international cooperation of the Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP), CLDP and CCP officials will participate in the 2015 Annual Meeting of the International Competition Network (ICN) to be held in Sydney, Australia, April 28 – May 1, 2015. 


April 20, 2015 - April 24, 2015

Afghan MoMP Participates in Mining Conference and Consultations in South America

A twelve-member Afghan delegation from the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum will attend the Special Institute on International Mining and Oil & Gas Law, Development and Investment in Cartagena, Colombia and engage in consultations with the Colombian Ministry of Mines and Energy in Bogota, Colombia on April 20-24, 2015. Two Afghan delegates will also participate in consultations with officials of the Chilean Ministry of Mines in Santiago, Chile on April 26-28, 2015.

April 20, 2015 - April 23, 2015

Afghanistan-Pakistan Businesswomen Conference in Islamabad

CLDP will conduct a conference on April 20-23, 2015 in Islamabad, Pakistan for Afghan and Pakistani business women. International experts and participants will discuss commercial contract drafting and negotiation, business financing, and regulatory issues in Afghanistan-Pakistan cross-border trade.

April 20, 2015 - April 22, 2015

CLDP to Hold Workshop for Afghan Government Officials on Cyber Crime Legislation

Afghan government officials with cyber crime responsibilities will discuss pending cyber crime legislation at a workshop in Dubai, UAE, in April.  CLDP will sponsor this workshop in coordination with the Afghan Ministry of Communications and Information Technology and the Council of Europe.The ministries of Justice and Interior are expected to attend, along with representatives of the Supreme Court and Parliament.

April 15, 2015 - April 21, 2015

Pakistan: CLDP Program on Best Practices in Competition and Consumer Protection Law Adjudication

CLDP will arrange consultations on April 15-21, 2015, in Washington, DC, for a 3-member delegation of officials from the Competition Commission of Pakistan to introduce them to best practices in competition and consumer protection law adjudication.  

March 23, 2015 - March 25, 2015

Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Workshop

On March 23-25, 2015, CLDP will organize consultations on the legal frameworks for alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in Afghanistan.

March 16, 2015 - March 22, 2015

Afghan Agribusiness Study Tour 3.0

On March 23-29, CLDP attorneys and experts will conduct phase three of CLDP’s Agribusiness Study Tour for 33 farmers from Logar, Kapisa, and Parwan provinces of Afghanistan.

March 13, 2015 - March 22, 2015

Vis (East) Pre-Moot and 12th Annual Vis Moot International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Hong Kong

CLDP will sponsor twenty students from Kabul University, Kardan University, and the American University of Afghanistan (AUAF) to participate in the Vis (East) Pre-Moot on March 13-14 and the 12th Annual Willem C. Vis (East) International Commercial Arbitration Moot (Vis Moot) in Hong Kong On March 15-22, 2015.

March 11, 2015 - March 13, 2015

Pakistan: CLDP to Conduct Gas Regulation Consultations in Islamabad

On March 11-13, CLDP will meet in Islamabad with officials from the Oil & Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) of Pakistan to conduct consultations on incentivizing investment in Pakistan’s gas market. 

March 10, 2015 - March 13, 2015

Pakistan: CLDP to participate in Islamabad Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) Bilateral Talks

On March 10-13, 2015, CLDP will join the U.S. Trade Representative, the International Trade Administration, the U.S. State Department, and the Government of Pakistan in Islamabad for the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) bilateral talks and the Third Pakistan-U.S. Business Opportunities Conference.