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Local Democracy in Action Grantees

01.14.2022 | Press Releases | CIPE
The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) and Stanford University’s Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law (CDDRL) are proud to announce the inaugural Local Democracy in Action (LDAG) grantees. This collaboration brings together Stanford’s Leadership Network for Chang...

Statement of the Free Enterprise & Democracy Network on the Summit for Democracy

12.10.2021 | Press Releases | CIPE
The Free Enterprise and Democracy Network is focused on private sector solutions and market reforms that help democracy deliver. On December 9-10, the first Summit for Democracy brought together “leaders from government, civil society, and the private sector to set forth an affirmative agenda for ...

CIPE Launches a Program to Drive Sustainable SME Growth in Bahrain

12.10.2021 | Press Releases | CIPE
CIPE’s “Economic Diversification and Access to Finance” project, supported by the U.S. Department of State, is underway. An official launch event on December 7, 2021 punctuated a week of consultations and a visit by the CIPE team to Manama. The launch was held under the patronage of Bahrai...

CIPE to Host Sessions at UN Internet Governance Forum

12.01.2021 | Press Releases | CIPE
On December 7 and 8, CIPE Global will host three sessions at the United Nations Internet Governance Forum (UN IGF).   The UN IGF is a global forum that serves to bring people together from various stakeholder groups, in discussions on public policy issues relating to internet governance. The fi...

Research Shows the Importance of Trust in International Trade

11.29.2021 | Press Releases | CIPE
CIPE’s Trade team, through the Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation, has published research into the impact of trust in international trade. The major study, Trade Facilitation Reform as a Trust Catalyst, examined relations between private sector stakeholders in the Colombian automotive ind...

CIPE Leads Briefing on Lebanon Economic Recovery

11.16.2021 | Press Releases | CIPE
CIPE Program Officer Marie Principe moderated a virtual briefing titled “Lebanon: Economic Recovery Prospects,” co-hosted with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Levant Working Group, AmCham Lebanon, and the Lebanese Embassy to the United States. The Nov. 4 briefing convened prominent representatives...

The Customs Administrations of the Dominican Republic and Guatemala Sign an MRA

11.03.2021 | Press Releases | CIPE
Customs officials from the Guatemala Tax Administration (SAT in Spanish) and the Dominican Customs Authority (DGA in Spanish) signed a formal mutual recognition arrangement (MRA) last week. The signing confirms the compatibility of their trusted trader programs, known as the Authorized Economic Ope...

CIPE Statement on Afghanistan

09.03.2021 | Press Releases
  It has been heartbreaking to watch twenty years of Afghan effort and sacrifice at risk following the events of the past few weeks. The people of Afghanistan, like any other nation, have the right to life, economic prosperity, political freedom and social dignity. CIPE stands in solidarity wi...

Supporting Healthcare in Tunisia

03.29.2021 | Press Releases
CIPE and Tunisia’s Health Ministry are launching a five million dollar project aimed at Supporting Anti-Corruption in Healthcare Administration (SAHA). U.S. Ambassador Donald Blome joined the Minister of Health Faouzi Mehdi and CIPE representatives at the recent MOU signing, which was covered...

Papua New Guinea Business Advocacy Network Unveiling its First Steering Committee

03.16.2021 | Press Releases
The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) is working with business leaders from a diverse background to advocate for regulatory reforms that promote women’s participation in the economy by sharing its proven Women’s Business Agenda (WBA) in PNG. CIPE’s program supported some 60 bu...

CIPE Civic Engagement Hub Hosts Civic Entrepreneurship Pitch Competition

03.09.2021 | Press Releases | CIPE East Africa Regional Office in Addis Ababa
On February 25 and 26, the CIPE Civic Engagement Hub in Ethiopia hosted its first pitch competition in Addis Ababa. The CIPE Civic Engagement Hub is an incubator and resource center for Ethiopian civil society organizations based in CIPE’s East Africa Regional Office in Ethiopia. The Civ...

CIPE Magnifies Private Sector Voices Amidst G5 Sahel Summit

02.17.2021 | Press Releases | CIPE
The Center for International Private Enterprise is creating opportunities for members of the Sahelian private sector to discuss the challenges and opportunities they currently see in the region and advance their recommendations for the Alliance Sahel General Assembly. On February 11, CIPE co-organiz...

CIPE Unveils New Podcast Focused on the Fight Against Corruption

09.16.2020 | Press Releases
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Center for International Private Enterprise is introducing a new resource in the fight against corruption: a bi-weekly “Democracy that Delivers” audio podcast hosted by CIPE’s Anti-Corruption & Governance Center. The podcasts, to be released every other Wednesday s...
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