Asia & South Asia

November 9, 2015 - November 11, 2015

Pakistan IP Legislative Workshop

On November 9-11, 2015, CLDP, in close coordination with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), will conduct an IP workshop in Istanbul, Turkey for an eight-member delegation from Pakistan comprised of  Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO) officials and private intellectual property attorneys that serve on a working group to update Pakistan’s IP laws.

November 9, 2015 - November 13, 2015

CLDP Facilitates Delegation's Participation at IGF and Connectivity Consultations

On November 9-13, 2015, CLDP will sponsor a delegation of government and nongovernment representatives from Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan to participate in the U.N. Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in João Pessoa, Brazil. 

November 4, 2015 - November 6, 2015

CLDP Supports the Meeting of Central Asia-Afghanistan SPS Working Group

CLDP will organize the meetings of the SPS Working Group in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan in November 2015. Thirty participants will include customs officials from Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

November 1, 2015 - November 4, 2015

CLDP Supports Public Procurement Legislative Workshop in Afghanistan

On November 1-4, 2015 CLDP will facilitate a Procurement Legislative Reform Workshop in Istanbul, Turkey with Afghan representatives from the Parliament, Ministry of Justice, National Procurement Authority and private sector.

October 12, 2015 - October 16, 2015

CLDP Facilitates a Mining Contracts Negotiation and Review Workshop for Afghan MoMP

On October 12-16, 2015 CLDP wil sponsor a Mining Contracts Negotiation and Review Workshop at Columbia University for Afghan government officials from the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP).

September 9, 2015 - September 11, 2015

Pakistan: Energy Markets Workshop

As part of the ongoing collaboration with the Government of Pakistan on energy sector development, CLDP will host a delegation from the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources for a three-day workshop in September. The workshop will introduce best practices related to upstream production, energy trading and energy contract disputes. 

September 2, 2015 - September 8, 2015

CLDP Sponsors Business Integrity Network of Afghanistan to Attend Int’l Anti-Corruption Conference

CLDP will sponsor a delegation comprised of six members of the Business Integrity Network of Afghanistan (BINA) to attend the International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) on September 2-4 in Putrajaya, Malaysia. 

August 24, 2015 - August 28, 2015

ASEAN: CLDP to Conduct Third Joint Training Program on Prevention of Counterfeits

On August 24-28, CLDP will conduct its third joint Third Country Training Program (TCTP) course with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Singapore Customs Academy on targeting counterfeits in customs.

August 17, 2015 - August 21, 2015

Company Registration and Arbitration in the Gulf

As part of CLDP's cooperation efforts with MENA countries in enhancing arbitration laws and streamlining company registration laws in the region, CLDP will conduct a workshop in Singapore from August 17-21, 2015 with the participation of lawyers, government officials, private sector representatives, and entrepreneurs from Kuwait, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Bahrain.

August 17, 2015 - August 20, 2015

CLDP Trains Afghan Ministry of Mines and Petroleum on Contract Drafting and Review

On August 17-20, 2015,  CLDP will train Afghan government officials from the legal directorate of Afghan Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP) on contract drafting, negotiation, and review in Istanbul, Turkey.