Europe & Eurasia Biweekly News Brief

05.20.2020 | Newsletters

December 3 2020

  • Eurasia – Series of essays on the impact of COVID-19 and resilience of women entrepreneurs in Eurasia.
  • Georgia – Blog on the impact of Georgia’s new labor reforms on the business community.
  • Washington, D.C. – Launch of CIPE’s newest Integrity Guide for private companies.

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November 19 2020

  • Moldova – Blog on lessons from establishing an Ethics and Compliance Club led by the American Chamber of Commerce in Moldova.
  • Global – Podcast on the importance of business integrity for emerging markets.
  • Global – Webinar on CIPE’s Anti-Corruption and Governance Center (ACGC) discusses how multinational companies can benefit from voluntary compliance standards.

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November 5 2020

  • Ukraine – CIPE Partner in Ukraine, the Corporate Governance Professional Association (CGPA) succeeds in its mission during COVID-19.
  • Ukraine – Highlights of impact of sub-national business advocacy efforts ahead of local elections in Ukraine.

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October 22 2020

  • Eurasia – Launch event highlighting regional reports on the impact of joining the Eurasian Economic Union on business climates in Russia, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan.
  • Ukraine – Natalia Zhuhay, CIPE Program Officer, discusses Ukrainian business trends in 2021 in a recent article.
  • Ukraine – CIPE expert Oleg Hetman analyzes the impact of Ukrainian economic reforms in 2020.

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October 8 2020

  • Western Balkans – Launch event of policy papers analyzing impact of Chinese investments in the Western Balkans.
  • Moldova – Launch event of CIPE partner Alliance of Small Business of Moldova’s survey results on the impact of COVID-19.
  • Slovakia – Launch of results of CIPE Slovak partner’s survey on business priorities in Slovakia in 2021.

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September 24 2020

  • Ukraine – Event on impact of Russian investments that bypass of sanctions on the business climate in Ukraine.
  • Ukraine – National Business Coalition advocates business priorities in Ukraine via Dialogue with Civil Society Forum.
  • Global – Eric Hontz discusses the impact of COVID-19 and globalization trends in a post COVID world.

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September 14 2020

  • Ukraine – CIPE partner, Centre for Economic Strategy, holds an event on the impact of corrosive capital in Eastern Europe.
  • Ukraine – CIPE’s flagship program, Leadership Academy for Development in Ukraine (LADU), launches in a virtual format.

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August 14 2020

  • North Macedonia – Launch of a mentorship program for entrepreneurs in North Macedonia.
  • Ukraine – Compliance trainings with CIPE partner in Ukraine, the Corporate Governance Professional Association (CGPA).

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July 30 2020

  • Ukraine – Dmytro Goriunov, Senior Economist at Center for Economic Strategy, speaks on the impact of Chinese economic influence in Ukraine in a recent article.
  • Lithuania – Clear Wave in Lithuania helps business leaders practice integrity and transparency.
  • Global – Virtual events to promote the role of associations in facilitating constructive capital.

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July 10 2020

  • Ukraine – Launch of new YouTube Series, Dialogue for Reforms, by CIPE Ukraine field office.
  • Washington, D.C.- Event on ethics and compliance with Dr. Silvija Vig from Croatia.
  • Washington, D.C. – CIPE’s new guide on think tanks collaboration with the business community.

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June 19 2020

  • CIPE staff publishes regional resources on how countries are handling the economic impact of COVID-19.
  • CIPE partners publish regional studies on economic transparency in Moldova and Serbia.

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June 05 2020

  • Ukraine – CIPE contribution to the Businesswoman 2020 International Forum in Ukraine.
  • Washington, D.C. – Darina Regio, Associate Program Officer, publishes a blog on how businesses are adapting to the COVID-19 environment.

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May 20 2020

  • Washington, D.C. – CIPE hosts an event on corporate governance policies in a post-pandemic world.
  • Ukraine – Ukrainian business advocates its reform priorities with the parliament.

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May 06 2020

  • CIPE moderates a discussion on integrity and compliance in Eastern Europe.
  • Ukraine – Communications training to bolster the role of business associations in Ukraine
  • Ukraine – Online training for civil servants on public-private reform cooperation.

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