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Maldives: Port Financing Exchange


On May 22-23, CLDP, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Development Finance Corporation, and the United States Trade and Development Agency, conducted a workshop exchange focused on Port Financing. Public and private sector experts presented policies and infrastructure...

Maldives: FIDIC Contracts and Disputes Workshop


On May 29-30, CLDP, a workshop exchange focused on FIDIC Contracts and Disputes for participants from the Ministry of Construction and Infrastructure. The Fédération Internationale Des Ingénieurs-Conseils (FIDIC) produces standard-form contracts that are widely used in the construction and...

Maldives: MAPS Procurement Assessment Launch

On May 27, CLDP, in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank (ADB), held a launching workshop for the Methodology for Assessing Procurement Systems (MAPS). MAPS is an international standard assessment designed to evaluate a country’s public procurement system. The MAPS assessment will be...

South and Central Asia: Law Students Compete In and Win International Commercial Arbitration Moot


From March 19-26, 2023, law students representing 8 universities from Sri Lanka, Nepal, the Maldives, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and the Kyrgyz Republic competed among 111 universities in the 20th Annual Willem C. Vis East Moot in Hong Kong. CLDP sponsored the teams' participation in this premier...

Maldives: Complaint Management Workshop


On February 8-9, CLDP conducted a workshop on complaint management with the Maldives Ministry of Finance and other relevant agencies. The workshop focused on examples from the U.S. bid protest system and best practices in handling procurement complaints. CLDP’s programming with the Maldives seeks to...