CIPE Insights

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The Urgency of Transparency

04.02.2020 | CIPE Insights | Karim Shaaban, Robert C. Harris
Editor’s Note: CIPE and partners around the globe are among those urging governments to ensure COVID-19 relief and response activities are transparent and corruption-free, so that citizens remain informed and receive the most benefit possible. The Lebanese Transparency Association has started ...

Three Reasons to be Optimistic About Trade in Latin America

01.27.2020 | CIPE Insights | José Raúl Perales
José Raúl Perales, Deputy Director at the Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation explains the trends he sees in the region’s trade facilitation landscape. While speaking at a recent hemispheric business summit in Washington DC, a group of executives from several Latin American countries asked me...

CIPE Insights: Connecting the Dots in Private Sector Engagement

08.30.2019 | CIPE Insights | Kim Eric Bettcher
How do we engage the private sector? This question is being asked by governments, donors, and nonprofit organizations who see the inevitability of working with business on complex social challenges and yet struggle in finding ways to attract interest and steer cooperation. They want to do more with ...

CIPE Insights with Barb Langley

07.31.2019 | CIPE Insights | Barbara Langley |
    CIPE Insights with Barb Langley, Director for CIPE’s Center for Women’s Economic Empowerment on the importance of women’s empowerment programs. She discusses how empowerment programs are making a positive impact around the world. She also talks about how CIPE is on the leading e...

CIPE Insights with José Raúl Perales

06.19.2019 | CIPE Insights | José Raúl Perales |
      CIPE Insights with José Raúl Perales, the Deputy Director of the Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation (GATF), on the Alliance’s work in Colombia and Vietnam. He discusses GATF’s unique approach, private sector integrity, and their groundbreaking work in the auto...

CIPE Insights: Proposed Laws in Hong Kong Would Be Bad for Business

06.08.2019 | CIPE Insights | Andrew Wilson
This week marks 30 years since the Tiananmen Square massacre, when Chinese troops and tanks killed thousands in an attempt to silence voices calling for democracy.  The crackdown followed a massive demonstration in favor of liberalism and had a deep impact on worldwide audiences, especially citizen...

CIPE Insights: Reconstructing Venezuela

02.28.2019 | CIPE Insights | John Zemko
As the political and humanitarian crises deepen in Venezuela, a pressing question still to be answered is how leaders can pull the country from economic freefall. Conventional wisdom would look to traditional sources of global development, such as the World Bank or International Monetary Fund, to be...
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