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In 2013 CIPE worked on

163 projects in 49 countries

CIPE has more than 100 staff working at our head office in Washington, DC, and in field offices located in Ukraine, Russia, Egypt, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan, and Afghanistan.

total expenditures in 2013

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The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) strengthens democracy around the globe through private enterprise and market-oriented reform. CIPE is one of the four core institutes of the National Endowment for Democracy and an affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Since 1983, CIPE has worked with business leaders, policymakers, and journalists to build the civic institutions vital to a democratic society. CIPE’s key program areas include enterprise ecosystems, business advocacy, democratic governance, and anti-corruption & ethics.

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Stories about CIPE projects, programs, approaches, resources, and successes are published daily on the CIPE Development Blog and in our monthly newsletter, OverseasREPORT.

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Latest News From CIPE:

February 22, 2013

Integrity by Design: Egypt's New Democratic Institutions and the Fight Against Corruption


WHO:             Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE)
Federation of Economic Development Associations (FEDA) 
United Group 

January 22, 2013

Yemen's Ongoing National Dialogue: Moving Forward

PRESENTED BY The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) and the Project on Middle East Democracy (POMED)

January 18, 2013

Politico: Preserve programs that promote democracy abroad

Writing in Politico, a bipartisan group of high-profile international affairs experts urges Congress to preserve or enhance funding for supporting democracy as part of any future budget deal. The authors, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, former White House Chief of Staff John Podesta, Chairman of the National Endowment for Democracy Vin Weber, and international development expert Daniel F.

December 12, 2012

Combating Corruption in Transition Countries

by John D. Sullivan, CIPE Executive Director


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