Over the years, CIPE has actively contributed to policy discussions and thought leadership in the democracy and economic communities.
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Research To Support Women’s Economic Empowerment

03.23.2023 | Articles | Connie Gonzalez, Sahra Rajani
The Center for Women’s Economic Empowerment (CWEE) at CIPE advances gender equality in emerging markets to build more inclusive, thriving economies and democracies that deliver for all citizens. This brief outlines how CIPE supports women’s economic empowerment (WEE) by partnering with instituti...

2022 Sahel Conference Report

03.21.2023 | Annual Reports
Sahel Conference Report: Promoting a Private-Public Dialogue for Development, Security and the Fight against Violent Extremism in the G5 Sahel In late 2022, the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) organized a regional conference on promoting a public-private dialogue in the Sahel to f...

Investing in Facts: How the Business Community Can Support a Healthy Infosphere

03.17.2023 | Articles | Marius Dragomir
Independent media around the world are in crisis. Failing market conditions, the loss of advertising revenue to big tech, and autocratic encroachment in the media sector have made it difficult for even the best news outlets to protect their editorial independence and remain financially resilient. Gi...

Oligarchic Ukrainian Capital

03.14.2023 | Articles
The oligarchic system that has developed in the political and economic spheres of Ukraine represents one of the main obstacles to the socio-economic development of the country. The oligarchy distributes resources in an ineffective manner, without regard for the interests of society; it diminishes co...

Risk to Value Guide: How Emerging Market Businesses Can Transform New Risks Into Value

03.13.2023 | Guides & Tools | Andrea Bonime-Blanc
Preface The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) commissioned this Risk to Value Guide to support medium to large-sized businesses in emerging and frontier markets in understanding emerging and new business risk areas and leveraging them into opportunities for better risk management an...

Kleptocracy: Its Global Impact on Markets and Democracy

02.13.2023 | Articles |
CIPE and colleagues are sharing a new policy brief that spotlights how the systemic and systematic looting of public funds by kleptocrats undermines the foundations of democratic governance, by draining resources that could otherwise be used to support democratic institutions such as the judi...

Celebrating 18 Years of Women’s Entrepreneurship and Leadership in Romania

01.27.2023 | Case Studies | Carmen Stanila, Camelia Bulat
“In Europe people celebrate entering adulthood when they turn 18, but not many organizations reach this age. For an organization to last for such a long time, this means it provides value, it relies on committed members, and proves able to change with the times,” says Maria Grapini, a founding m...
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