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How the Power of Economic Opportunity for Women Transforms Society

12.05.2017 | Videos |
CIPE’s Center for Women’s Economic Empowerment hosted a panel discussion on December 5, 2017 at the National Press Club to address the toughest obstacles, interpret key trends, and spotlight innovative programs that are giving women more of a voice in the decision-making process and thus transfo...

The Impact of Corruption on New Democracies in Asia

07.20.2017 | Videos | Jennifer Anderson, John Morrell |
On July 20th 2017, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) hosted a panel discussion on the impact of corruption on new democracies in Asia. Systemic corruption impedes market development, drives away investment, and erodes the rule of law. Prevalent corruption can render a populace s...

Identifying and Removing Barriers to Investment in Ukraine

06.20.2017 | Videos | Anna Kompanek |
On June 20th 2017, The Center for International Private Enterprise and the U.S. Ukraine Business Council co-hosted a panel discussion on resolving obstacles to private investment in Ukraine The Revolution of Dignity brought about structural economic reforms that advanced at a pace not seen since Ukr...

Fixing Fragile States from the Inside Out: The Power of Business

04.11.2017 | Videos | Lars Benson |
Fragile States continue to garner international attention, and the need to overcome this problem cannot be ignored. This event, co-hosted by CIPE and the One Earth Future Group on April 11th, 2017, discusses the recent report from OEF Research, “Firm Behavior in Fragile States: The Cases of So...

Role of Property Rights and Property Markets

03.24.2017 | Videos | Anna Kompanek |
On  March 24th, 2017, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) and the International Real Property Foundation (IRPF) co-hosted a panel discussion on the role of property rights and property markets in sustainable urbanization and economic growth. Property rights and institutions that ...

Focus Area Feature: Trade

01.09.2017 | Videos |
In 2016, CIPE launched a new line of work that presents exciting opportunities for the organization and partners globally. The Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation, of which CIPE is a host organization, is a multidonor public-private partnership to promote inclusive growth by making cross-border t...

Focus Area Feature: Business Advocacy

01.09.2017 | Videos |
Local business associations, chambers of commerce, and think tanks can actively participate in the democratic process by developing and contributing to policy platforms and discussion. CIPE programs equip these partners to advocate economic reform and engage in dialogue with the government. Advocac...

Focus Area Feature: Enterprise Ecosystems

01.09.2017 | Videos |
Building the institutions of a market economy means reducing barriers to doing business and promoting an entrepreneurial culture that provides opportunities for all citizens. By prioritizing the development of a policy environment that nurtures and supports all businesses, CIPE helps establish a lev...

Focus Area Feature: Anti-Corruption & Ethics

01.09.2017 | Videos |
Systemic corruption erodes the legitimacy of laws and political leadership and makes a flourishing economy impossible. Approaches to combating corruption include improving integrity standards, advocating policies that limit opportunities for corruption, and designing institutional reforms that level...

Focus Area Feature: Democratic Governance

01.09.2017 | Videos |
Democratic governance—giving citizens a say in how decisions are made—is fundamental to ensuring that democracy delivers for all of society. Strong democratic governance is characterized by transparency and accountability in both the public and private sectors. An open, participatory governance ...

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...
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