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CIPE Launches Youth Leadership Program

05.19.2021
More than a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, the struggle is far from over. That’s especially true in places that lack the resources and capacity to properly address the crisis. As the planet is rolling out vaccines, those without access may fall into extreme poverty, which is expected to reach 15...

Cut from the Same Cloth: Entrepreneurship in Guatemala

11.20.2019
The jacket had lived an entire existence before I even laid my eyes on it.  Threads of deep burgundy, coral and gold were transformed by hand into an elegant fabric in the western highlands of Guatemala.  It was cut and sewn, then cut and sewn again, into a magnificent jacket.  A few weeks later,...

Democracy That Delivers #166: Ali Ayadi on CIPE’s Work in Tunisia

07.30.2019 |
We are joined by Ali Ayadi, CIPE’s Country Representative in Tunisia, to discuss the changing social, political and economic environment of the country. He and host Ken Jaques begin by discussing the recent passing of the late President of Tunisia, Beji Caid Essebsi. Ayadi then discusses some of ...

Getting Africa’s Double Dividend to Deliver

10.09.2018
This opinion piece was originally published in “The Hitch News.” When a photo of Ghanaian teacher Richard Appiah Akoto went viral last February, a world of social media outsiders were quick to comment on Mr. Akoto’s superhuman dedication to teaching. While it is easy to stop at the feel-good,...

Skills That Pay The Bills: Matching Education With Opportunity In Macedonia

08.09.2018
Ahead of International Youth Day, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) is reflecting on the crucial role that today’s generation of young people can play in the development of their countries. When young adults are actively engaged in their economies as entrepreneurs, they creat...
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