Upcoming Programs

January 22, 2017 - January 25, 2018

CLDP will co-organize, in cooperation with the Government of Algeria, a Workshop on Creating an Innovation Ecosystem, to take place in Algiers, Algeria from January 22-25, 2018. The workshop will focus on skills and knowledge needed to create an ecosystem where innovation and start-up companies can succeed. The program will include aspects on intellectual property, innovation responsive to market needs, and technology valuation. This workshop is part of CLDP's multi-year effort to promote technology transfer, innovation, and entrepreneurship in Algeria, which is funded by the U.S.

November 29, 2017 - December 1, 2017

From November 29-December 2, CLDP and USPTO will organize a Legislative Updates Working Group meeting for officials and staff from the Intellectual Property Office of Pakistan (IPO) and attorneys that have drafted proposed amendments to Pakistan's intellectual property laws.

CLDP and USPTO will review the proposed amendments with IPO and the attorneys and coordinate final revisions to the amendments so they can be advanced for adoption.

December 6, 2017 - December 7, 2017

As part of its continued cooperation with the Tunis Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Government of Tunisia, CLDP will organize workshops on franchising during the TunisMed Franchise Expo to be held in Tunis from December 6-7, 2017. CLDP will organize and sponsor training sessions on franchising in the global and Tunisian contexts as well as franchise models, contracts, negotiations, and finance.  CLDP has supported the expo for several years to encourage franchising as a tool for economic development, as part of its technical assistance to Tunisia funded by the U.S.

December 6, 2017 - December 7, 2017

From December 6-7, in coordination with the Dominican General Directorate for Public Contracting (DGCP), CLDP will conduct a workshop on government procurement for disaster preparedness and emergency response for approximately 50 representatives of Dominican government institutions responsible for citizen security, including the National Police and the National 911 Emergency and Security System.

December 6, 2017 - December 7, 2017

CLDP will conduct a two-day alternative dispute resolution training for members of the Kuwaiti judiciary at the Kuwait Commercial Arbitration Center.

December 7, 2017 - December 13, 2017

CLDP will host two programs on alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in Tunis, Tunisia and Casablanca, Morocco from December 7-13, 2017. CLDP will hold a workshop for judges on ADR in Tunis on December 7-8. It will hold a MENA Regional Workshop on the Enforcement of Arbitral Awards in Casablanca from December 11-13. Both programs are part of CLDP's technical assistance to MENA countries in improving their contract enforcement regimes, funded by the U.S. State Department's Middle East Partnership Initiative.

December 10, 2017 - December 12, 2017

CLDP will conduct a three-day training for female lawyers on negotiation and mediation at the Saudi Center for Commercial Arbitration.

December 11, 2017

CLDP will conduct a two-day alternative dispute resolution training for members of the Kuwaiti judiciary at the Saudi Center for Commercial Arbitration.

December 12, 2017 - December 13, 2017

CLDP will conduct a two-day workshop on public procurement in cooperation with the Qatar Ministry of Finance.

December 12, 2017 - December 13, 2017
December 17, 2017 - December 21, 2017

From December 17-21, 2017, CLDP will sponsor the participation of delegations from Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Tunisia to the annual United Nations Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Geneva, Switzerland. The IGF is an annual forum for multi-stakeholder dialogue on the growth and access to the Internet. CLDP will also organize pre-conference sessions to provide an overview of the IGF and focus on issues relevant to each country.

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