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In 2013 CIPE worked on

163 projects in 49 countries

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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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Latest News From CIPE:

April 18, 2017

Online Free Speech and Internet Access: Challenges Facing Journalists, Media, and Civil Society

On Monday, May 8th, from 2:00-3:00pm, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) hosted a panel discussion on online free speech and internet access, and the subsequent challenges facing journalists, media, and civil society.

April 3, 2017

Fixing Fragile States from the Inside Out: The Power of Business

On Tuesday, April 11th, from 2:00 - 3:30pm, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) and OEF Research, a program of the One Earth Future Foundation (OEF) co-hosted a presentation and panel discussion on the role of local business communities in repairing fragile states.

March 9, 2017

Role of Property Rights and Property Markets

On Friday, March 24th, from 12:30 - 2:00pm, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) and the International Real Property Foundation (IRPF) co-hosted a panel discussion on the role of property rights and property markets in sustainable urbanization and economic growth.

February 8, 2017

Creating Economic Opportunities for Women in the World's Most Challenging Places

On Wednesday, February 15th, from 2:00 to 3:30pm, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) hosted a panel discussion on the ways in which we can create economic opportunity for women in the world's most challenging places.


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