Pakistan

February 27, 2018 - March 2, 2018

Pakistan: Upstream Regulator Workshop

On February 27 – March 2, 2018, CLDP will organize a workshop in Alberta, Canada on Establishing an Effective and Independent Upstream Regulator.  The workshop will bring together officials from various agencies within Pakistan’s Ministry of Energy, as well as its Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA), as Pakistan restructures its institutions to divide into, on the one hand, an independent upstream regulatory authority, and on the other, a policy wing.  

December 17, 2017 - December 21, 2017

CLDP Sponsors Participation at Internet Governance Forum

From December 17-21, 2017, CLDP sponsored the participation of representatives from Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Tunisia to attend the annual United Nations Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Geneva, Switzerland. 

December 4, 2017 - December 8, 2017

Pakistan: CLDP Conducts IP Judicial Workshop

On December 4-5, CLDP, in close cooperation with USPTO and the Continuing Legal Education Institute of Pakistan, held an intellectual property workshop in Karachi, Pakistan, for IP Tribunal Presiding Officers and select District and Session Court judges identified as likely to be assigned to IP Tribunals in the near future.

October 14, 2017

CLDP To Provide Preparatory Training Sessions for 2018 Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot and Vis East Moot

On October 12-14 in Manama, Bahrain, CLDP, in cooperation with Royal University for Women (RUW), the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR-AAA), the University Pittsburgh's Center for International Legal Education (CILE), and MENA Chambers Bahrain held a preparatory training in Manama, Bahrain, aimed to prepare South Asia, Middle East and North Africa law students to compete in the 25th Annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, to be held in Vienna, Austria and Hong Kong in March-April 2018.

August 7, 2017 - September 29, 2017

Pakistan: FTC Fellowship Program Part 2

CLDP sponsored one fellowship recipient from the Competition Commission of Pakistan staff to spend two months working as an integral member of the Bureau of Consumer Protection team at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission from August 7 – September 29, 2017.

July 24, 2017 - July 27, 2017

Pakistan: Reforming Gas Pricing to Increase Power Generation

On July 24-27, 2017, CLDP organized a four-day workshop on reforming gas pricing to increase power generation for officials from Pakistan’s Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources and the Oil and Gas Development Company, Ltd. 

June 13, 2017 - June 15, 2017

CLDP Facilitates the Fifth Meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on SPS Measures

CLDP’s Michael Cofield and Yulia Melara organized the fifth meeting of the Central Asia-Afghanistan Expert Level Working Group on Sanitary/Phytosanitary (SPS) Measures, June 13-15, in Tbilisi, Georgia.

April 25, 2017 - April 26, 2017

Pakistan: Marginal Gas Workshop

Details coming soon.

April 17, 2017 - May 19, 2017

Pakistan: FTC Fellowship Program

From April 17 – May 19, 2017, CLDP sponsored one fellowship recipient from the Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) staff to spend a month working as an integral member of the Bureau of Competition team at the Federal Trade Commission.