Asia & South Asia

July 6, 2015 - July 10, 2015

Pakistan: UN Competition Policy Program

Officials from the Competition Commission of Pakistan and CLDP will participate in the Seventh United Nations Conference to Review All Aspects of the Set of Multilaterally Agreed Equitable Principles and Rules for the Control of Restrictive Business Practices to be held in Geneva, Switzerland, July 6 - 10, 2015.

June 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015

Afghanistan Bankruptcy Law Workshop

On June 15-17, CLDP will lead a workshop on drafting a bankruptcy law for advisors of the Afghan Ministry of Commerce and Industries (MoCI) in New Delhi, India. This is a continuation of a round-table meeting between Afghan government and private sector stakeholders on the Insolvency Law in Afghanistan.

June 10, 2015 - August 19, 2015

CLDP Sponsors Learning Exchange for Pakistan Telecommunications Officials

CLDP, in coordination with the United States Telecommunications Training Institute (USTTI), will sponsor the participation of five officials from the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority and the Ministry of Information Technology to attend a series of courses on telecommunications regulation. 

June 10, 2015 - June 12, 2015

Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Working Groups on Customs, Standards, and SPS Measures in Astana, Kazakhstan

CLDP will organize Meetings of Central Asia-Afghanistan Working Groups on Customs, Standards, and Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Measures in Astana, Kazakhstan to further the goals of the U.S.-Central Asia Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) and the U.S. Government inter-agency New Silk Road Initiative.


June 8, 2015 - June 12, 2015

ASEAN: CLDP to Implement Third Country Training on Public Procurement

CLDP, in partnership with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Civil Service college, will implement a week-long workshop on June 8-12, 2015, focusing public procurement for participants from the Association of South East Asia Nations( ASEAN).

June 4, 2015

CLDP Supports Continuing Legal Education Event in Karachi, Pakistan

In coordination with local partner, the Continuing Legal Eduction Institute of Pakistan (CLEIP), CLDP will organize a continuing legal education (CLE) training on intellectual property law in Karachi, Pakistan on June 4, 2015.

June 3, 2015

Pakistan: CLDP Programs to be Highlighted at the U.S.-Pakistan Working Group on Education, Science, and Technology

June 3-4, CLDP will participate in the U.S.-Pakistan Bilateral Working Group on Education, Science, and Technology, where CLDP programs on technology transfer and intellectual property will be featured as key deliverables for the Government of Pakistan. 

June 1, 2015 - June 4, 2015

Business Integrity Network Afghanistan Consults with Malaysian Anti-Corruption Institutions

On June 1-4, 2015, the Business Integrity Network Afghanistan will lead a delegation of private sector representatives, Harakat members, and Afghan government officials on an exposure visit to Malaysian anti-corruption institutions in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

May 29, 2015 - June 3, 2015

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

Afghan government officials with cyber crime responsibilities will discuss pending cyber crime and electronic transactions (e-transactions) legislation at a workshop CLDP is organizing for late May in Istanbul, Turkey.  CLDP will sponsor this workshop in coordination with the Afghan Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, the Council of Europe, and the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).  Representatives from several Afghan offices, including the ministries of Justice and Interior, the Supreme Court, and the Attorney General’s office, are expected to attend and participate.


May 27, 2015 - May 29, 2015

Burma: CLDP to Conduct Joint Workshop with USAID on Drafting Public Procurement Law

ON May 27-29, CLDP and USAID will hold a workshop with the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of National Planning and Development and the Attorney-General’s office on drafting a public procurement law.