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Egypt: CLDP Conducts Code of Conduct Workshops for NFSA Ethics Officials


From August 28 – September 1, 2022, CLDP together with experts from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Ethics Law and Programs Division, conducted two workshops for 110 total Ethics officials within Egypt’s National Food Safety Authority (NFSA), in Cairo and Alexandria. After beginning with an...

Egypt - Sustainable Public Procurement Roundtable


From August 1-5, CLDP, in cooperation with USAID and United Nation's Environmental Program (UNEP) held a roundtable discussion with Egyptian officials on how to develop and implement Sustainable Public Procurement (SPP, also known as Green Procurement) practices per Egypt’s National Sustainable...

Global: CLDP Kicks Off the 12th Annual Vis Moot Preparatory Workshop


CLDP, in cooperation with the Center for International Legal Education (CILE) of the University of Pittsburgh College of Law, is hosted a virtual Vis Moot training workshop for the incoming 2021-2022 CLDP sponsored university teams who will compete in the 29th Annual Willem C. Vis International...

Egypt: CLDP Supports Development of National Arbitration Competition

On March 24-26, CLDP, in partnership with the Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration and the University of Alexandria, College of Law, hosted the 2nd Annual National Arbitration Vis Pre-Moot Conference with over 30 law students and lawyers from the region. The event was a...

Global: CLDP Hosts Pre-Moot on International Commercial Arbitration

On February 21-27, CLDP, in cooperation with the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR) and the University of Pittsburgh Center for International Legal Education, virtually hosted the 11th annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot.The Pre-Moot is an extensive competition preparing students, lawyers...

Global: CLDP Holds Weekly Sessions for Vis Moot Teams

CLDP, in partnership with the Center for International Legal Education (CILE) at the University of Pittsburgh, is holding a legal writing curriculum on for teams competing in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (Vis Moot). The Vis Moot is a global legal competition...

Global: CLDP Provides eVis Pre-Moot Training on Commercial Arbitration for Law Schools

From October 19-23, CLDP, in partnership with the Center for International Legal Education of the University of Pittsburgh, the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution, and other regional partners, initiated a week-long legal analysis course for teams from the Middle East, South Asia, and Southeast...