Asia & South Asia

February 17, 2014 - February 20, 2014

Aspiring Businesswomen's Conference in Kabul

On February 17-20, CLDP attorneys and local representatives from USAID’s Financial Access for Investing in the Development of Afghanistan program conducted a four-day training workshop on business registration, business financing, and commercial contract drafting. 

January 28, 2014 - January 29, 2014

Training for Afghan Telecommunications Officials via January Video-conferences

Continuing the training program that CLDP inaugurated in October, CLDP held two workshops for Afghan officials from the Afghan Telecommunications Regulatory Authority and Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies on January 28-29.

January 13, 2014 - January 20, 2014

Afghan Agribusiness Study Tour in India

On January 13-21, a team of CLDP attorneys and business, legal, and agricultural experts conducted an Agribusiness Study Tour for 18 Afghan farmers from Khost and Paktia provinces of Afghanistan. 

January 9, 2014 - January 10, 2014

CLDP Conducts Oil and Gas Contracts Financial Modeling Workshop Burma’s Ministry of Energy

On January 9-10, 2014, CLDP conducted a financial modeling workshop for Burma’s Ministry of Energy (MOE) and national oil company, Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) in Naypyitaw.

December 11, 2013 - December 13, 2013

Afghan Law Students Prepare for Vis Moot Competition

On December 11-13, CLDP attorneys and legal experts from George Mason University Law School conducted a training program for the Kabul University (KU) Willem C Vis International Arbitration Competition Moot (Vis Moot) team in Islamabad, Pakistan. 

October 28, 2013 - October 29, 2013

Training Workshop for Afghan Telecommunications Officials

This October, CLDP began a multi-phase assistance program in cooperation with the Islamic Government of Afghanistan to build capacity within its telecommunications and information and information regulatory institutions.  

September 18, 2013 - September 23, 2013

IP Fundamentals Seminars in Pakistan

As an extension of CLDP technology transfer programming conducted in 2012, CLDP conducted one-day intellectual Property (IP) education and public awareness seminars in Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi in September, 2013.

September 17, 2013 - September 24, 2013

Fundamentals of Intellectual Property Seminars in Pakistan

CLDP and a team of IP experts conducted seminars on the fundamentals of intellectual property (IP) at the National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) and the Nadirshaw Edulji Dinshaw School of Engineering and Technology (NED) in Islamabad and Karachi, Pakistan, respectively

September 17, 2013 - September 18, 2013

Pakistan Energy Capacity Building

The Government of Pakistan has been interested in importing liquefied natural gas (LNG) as part of its efforts to meet Pakistan’s significant energy demand. As part of a larger USAID LNG consultancy, CLDP conducted consultations with Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources (MoPNR) and the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) officials to assess legal and regulatory capacity building needs.

September 15, 2013 - September 26, 2013

Commercial Law Legal Clinics at Kabul University

 From September 15-26, CLDP held commercial law legal clinics for 20 Kabul University students and faculty.