October 14, 2014 - October 18, 2014

Jordan: Building the Next Generation of Regional Arbitrators

CLDP, under the auspices of the Judicial Council of Jordan, and in collaboration with the LEAD Advisory Group, the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR), the University of Jordan, and the Center for International Legal Education (CILE) at the University of Pittsburg, kicked-off the 5th Annual Middle East Willem C Vis Pre-Moot Program on October 14-18 in Amman, Jordan.

March 1, 2014 - March 7, 2014

CLDP Hosts Fourth Annual Middle East Vis Pre-Moot

The Fourth Annual Middle East Commercial Arbitration Vis Pre-Moot was held March 1-7, 2014 in Doha, Qatar. This event was organized by CLDP and Qatar University with support from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law’s Center for International Legal Education.

January 9, 2013 - January 17, 2013

Egypt: CLDP and the Egyptian Customs Authority Roll Out Comprehensive Integrity Program

In cooperation with the Egyptian Customs Authority (ECA) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), CLDP and the Office of the Assistant General Counsel for Administration organized workshops devoted to combatting corruption for over 150 mid-level ECA staff in Alexandria, Port Said, and Cairo on January 9-16. 

May 13, 2012 - May 17, 2012

Anti-corruption Work in Egypt

During the week of May 14th, CLDP continued its work with the Egyptian Government to bring more transparency, integrity and ethical conduct into the operations of its ministries.

March 14, 2012 - March 25, 2012

US Consultations for Egypt on Technology Transfer

From March 14 to 25, 2012, CLDP hosted 10 technology transfer office directors representing eight Egyptian universities for a two-week consultation covering various parts of the unique U.S. ecosystem for fostering innovation.

February 23, 2012

CLDP Celebrates 20 years!

Begun as a small joint venture between USAID and Commerce to help the Former Soviet Bloc countries of Eastern Europe transition to more market-oriented economies, CLDP has expanded to help meet the legal technical assistance needs of more than 50 countries in Eurasia, Africa, the Middle East and South Asia. On February 23rd, CLDP celebrated 20 years of technical assistance in commercial law.

November 13, 2011 - November 17, 2011

Egypt: Workshop on Cybercrime and Electronic Evidence

CLDP, with the Egyptian National Center for Judicial Studies, conducted two 2-day workshops for over 200 Economic Court judges and prosecutors from all of the Economic Court jurisdictions in Egypt, to learn and discuss the issues of cybercrime and electronic evidence that play a role in current court decisions.

November 1, 2011 - November 3, 2011

Open Government Conference in Egypt

CLDP and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), together with the Ministry of State for Administrative Development and the National Anti-Corruption Commission (MSAD), kicked off a three-day Open Government Initiative Conference November 1. The conference addressed government ethics and transparency policies and launched new anti-bribery and civil service reform measures in Egyptian ministries.