Asia & South Asia

January 27, 2021

Afghanistan: Working Group Meeting with AEITI-MSG

On January 27, CLDP hosted the Afghanistan Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative Multi-Stakeholder Group (AEITI-MSG) in a virtual meeting to discuss preparation and submission of their 7th Annual Report to the international EITI body. 

January 26, 2021

Afghanistan: Trademark Examiners Workshop Renewals

On January 26th, CLDP, in close cooperation with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), conducted a 2-hour webinar for the Afghanistan Central Business Registry Trademark Directorate (TMD) on the concept of trademark (TM) renewals as one of the key elements to securing and maintaining TM rights. 

January 21, 2021

Power Africa and Asia-Pacific: PPP Life Cycle Costs

On January 21, CLDP, in partnership with the United States Trade and Development Agency, organized a live question and answer webinar on life cycle cost analysis for public-private partnerships (PPPs).

January 19, 2021

Nepal: Project Finance Risk Mitigation Webinar

CLDP in partnership with the Nepal Renewable Energy Programme (NREPconducted a second webinar on project finance for participants from the Nepali financial sector.

December 15, 2020

Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Maldives – Pre-recorded Introductory ADR Series

CLDP facilitated four pre-recorded, one-hour video trainings with experts from Chrysalis Legal Advisors for staff members from the Maldives International Arbitration Center (MIAC), Afghanistan Centre for Dispute Resolution (ACDR), and CCC- CLP ADR Center, (Sri Lanka).

December 15, 2020 - December 16, 2020

Burma - Vis Moot Oral Advocacy Training

CLDP launched Phase I of the 2020-21 Willem C. Vis International Arbitration Moot (the Vis Moot) advocacy training with four Burmese universities. 

December 15, 2020

Bangladesh PPP Authority Debt Indicators and Debt Structure

CLDP hosted a webinar on debt indicators and debt structures as part of its ongoing Financial Modeling Series for the Public Private Partnership Authority of Bangladesh. 

December 8, 2020

Afghanistan: CLDP Hosts First Meeting with New Minister of Industry and Commerce

On December 8, CLDP, along with counterparts from USAID and the U.S. Department of State, held an introductory meeting with Afghanistan’s newly confirmed Minister of Industry and Commerce (MoIC).