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CIPE Mourns Passing of Founding Director Phillip Truluck

10.10.2022 | Statement/News Release
CIPE mourns the recent passing of democracy champion Phillip N. Truluck, a founding director of the organization and longtime member of its Board. Remembered by many as a visionary policy expert and strategist, Truluck was among the earliest and most avid supporters of CIPE’s mission to serve as ...

Maria Ressa to Chair World Movement for Democracy Steering Committee

10.04.2022 | Statement/News Release
CIPE congratulates Nobel Peace Prize Winner Maria Ressa, who has been selected to chair the Steering Committee for the World Movement for Democracy at the National Endowment for Democracy. Over the years CIPE has partnered with Ressa and her organization, Rappler digital media company, to promote go...

CIPE Mourns Loss of First Executive Director and NED Co-Founder

08.23.2022 | Statement/News Release
CIPE mourns the recent passing of its first Executive Director and National Endowment for Democracy (NED) Co-Founder Michael (Mike) Samuels, who was 83. Samuels is remembered as an intellectual force on economic policy issues and a passionate advocate for the creation and support of U.S. democracy a...

Economic Inclusion Is Integral to Democratic Resilience

06.24.2022 | Statement/News Release | Andrew Wilson
Amid Global Pride observances, CIPE affirms its belief that democracy can only truly take root and endure when all segments of society are able to pursue economic, political, and civic opportunities without fear of reprisal. Economic inclusion is integral to efforts for achieving sustainable market ...

CIPE Mourns Passing of Egypt Program Director Randa ElZoghbi

05.13.2022 | Statement/News Release
CIPE mourns the recent passing of Egypt Program Director Randa ElZoghbi, revered for her leadership and innovation in developing public policy excellence programs, partnerships to unleash small business and entrepreneurship potential, and economic reforms in the region. “Randa was among CIPE’s l...

CIPE Honors Madeleine K. Albright

03.23.2022 | Statement/News Release
As we mourn the passing of Madeleine K. Albright, longtime Chair of the National Democratic Institute (NDI), CIPE joins colleagues and friends around the world who are reflecting on her unparalleled contributions to advancing democracy, freedom, and human rights. Albright’s work is mirrored in ma...
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