Democracy that Delivers #197: Keeping MSMEs Connected and in Business


How can we advocate forcefully to maintain a business enabling environment amid COVID-19, lockdowns, and changing rules? Associations and chambers of commerce affiliated with CIPE are providing new forms of leadership on this front, as well as services and information, to people around the world. CIPE Executive Director Andrew Wilson and Senior Program Officer Stephen Rosenlund explain how they and partners in numerous countries are leveraging “maximum telework situations” to help micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises stay connected and in business.

Podcast participants:
Andrew Wilson, CIPE Executive Director

Stephen Rosenlund, CIPE Senior Program Officer for the Middle East and North Africa Programs

Host: Ken Jaques, CIPE Communications Director

Producer: Autumn Moore

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