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Entrepreneurship in Pakistan: Trends, Opportunities, and Challenges

11.14.2016 | Videos |
On  November 14th, 2017, in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) hosted the launch of Invest2Innovate’s 2016 Pakistan Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Report. The report assesses the current entrepreneurship landscape in Pakistan, and analy...

Involving Citizens in Public Procurement Monitoring in Cambodia

10.18.2016 | Videos |
CIPE partner Silaka is working with civil society in Cambodia to involve citizens in oversight of the public procurement process at the local level. This project is already reaping impressive results with increased competition leading to decreased prices and better outcomes for communities. ...

Reasserting Democratic Values in Central and Eastern Europe

10.13.2016 | Videos | Marc Schleifer |
On October 13, 2016, the Atlantic Council, together with Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), the International Republican Institute (IRI), and the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE), and in cooperation with the National Democratic Institute (NDI), held an event called “The Il...

The Private Sector’s Role in Citizen Security in Tijuana

11.12.2015 | Videos |
From 2007-2010, Tijuana was one of the most violent cities on the planet. Five years later, the city is open for business. In this video, we hear from members of the business community, journalists, and former elected officials about the role that the private sector played in making Tijuana a safer ...

Waging Peace: The Role of the Private Sector in Conflict & Post-Conflict

11.04.2015 | Videos | John Zemko |
On November 4, 2015, CIPE hosted a panel discussion with experts focused on the potential for economic development as a tool to help bring opposing sides together during a conflict and to rebuild a country in post-conflict areas. Speakers delivered their opinions, derived from experience, and answer...

Sri Lanka’s Democratic Transition: Can Substance Match the Talk?

10.27.2015 | Videos | Marc Schleifer |
With two elections, all signs point to a real democracy emerging in Sri Lanka, but much work needs to be done for the transition to succeed. The Sirisena government has promised a new era of transparent government to tackle corruption and advance economic and political reforms, but can the governmen...

CIPE In Focus: Women Mentoring Women in Nicaragua

08.17.2015 | Videos |
CIPE partner REN is working with business women in Nicaragua on a unique mentorship program that pairs an established woman business owner with a entrepreneur mentee and a university intern. ...

New SDG Framework: Securing the Future through Inclusive Economic Growth

07.20.2015 | Videos | John D. Sullivan |
Job creation and poverty reduction is arguably the biggest problem facing the world today. With the post-2015 development agenda about to be finalized, CIPE hosted a timely discussion on the role of the private sector in multi-stakeholder efforts to achieve the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDG...

CIPE In Focus: Cambodia

04.30.2015 | Videos |
Learn more about CIPE partner Silaka, a Cambodian organization helping citizens get involved in the public procurement process at the local level to reduce corruption and ensure that government spending is transparent and cost-effective.   ...

CIPE In Focus: Building a Future for Syria’s Youth

03.04.2015 | Videos |
Since 2011, millions of people have fled the violence of the Syrian Civil War, and more than a million are now living in Turkey — many of them crammed into refugee camps and tent cities with little to do.   ...
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