Press Releases for 2012

September 17, 2012

New Network Aims to Give Private Sector a Voice in Democracy

Free Enterprise and Democracy Network Will Advance Dialogue on Freedom and Prosperity

Washington, DC – The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) welcomes the creation of the Free Enterprise and Democracy Network (FEDN), a group of leaders from civil society and business organizations who intend to give the private sector a greater voice in movements for democratic reform around the globe.

August 14, 2012

CIPE Youth Essay Competition Seeks Young Voices on Entrepreneurship and Democracy

Washington, DC – The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) invites youth (aged 18-30) from around the world to tell their stories about entrepreneurship and democracy for CIPE’s fifth Youth Essay Competition.

In this year’s competition, CIPE is accepting essays in three categories:

July 10, 2012

CIPE Partners with Atlas Corps to Launch the Think Tank LINKS Fellowship

Washington, DC –  CIPE is pleased to announce a new partnership with Atlas Corps, an international organization that administers an overseas exchange of skilled nonprofit professionals, to launch a new joint program, the Think Tank LINKS (Leaders, Innovators, and Knowledge Sharing) Fellowship.

June 27, 2012

May 10, 2012

Cartoon Competition Winner Donates Prize to Afghan Red Crescent

Basir Ahmad Hamaid, a winner of the 2011 Global Editorial Cartoon Competition, donated his $1,000 prize to the Afghan Red Crescent Society in Kabul

May 8, 2012

CIPE Launches Second Global Editorial Cartoon Competition

CIPE invites cartoonists to submit their original illustrations in the 2012 Global Editorial Cartoon Competition.

April 18, 2012

CIPE Welcomes William Reinsch, Andrew Sherman, and Kenneth Sparks to the Board of Directors

CIPE Welcomes William Reinsch, Andrew Sherman, and Kenneth Sparks to the Board of Directors

April 17, 2012

Fourth Annual CIPE International Youth Essay Contest Winners Announced

CIPE has announced the winners for its Fourth Annual International Youth Essay Competition.

March 19, 2012

Innovative ChamberLINKS Program Brings International Visitors to U.S. Business Associations

Washington, D.C. – As part of the innovative ChamberL.I.N.K.S. (Leaders, Innovators, and Knowledge Sharing) program, five business associations

March 14, 2012

New Joint Chamber Brings Businesses Together Across the Afghanistan-Pakistan Border

Karachi, Pakistan – The Pak-Afghan Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PAJCCI) held its first meeting on March 13, 2012, marking the start of a partnership designed to increase trade and economic cooperation between the two countries. The group will provide an avenue for businesses on both sides of the border to resolve trade issues while encouraging Pakistani and Afghan firms to invest in each others’ countries.



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