18. November 2015

Panel Discussion in Karachi on compliance practices in third party business

CIPE Pakistan and Washington based think-tank Accountability Lab hosted a Panel Discussion in Karachi on compliance practices in third party business. Panelists included senior representatives of local and foreign companies and of Accountability lab who highlighted the importance of corporate compliance. Participants discussed the importance of training and education, monitoring, policies and procedures and suggested […]

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3. October 2015

Training workshop for economic journalists in Lahore

CIPE Pakistan conducted a training workshop for economic journalists in Lahore. More than 20 participants from print and electronic media attended the session. The lead trainer, SohaibJamali of the Business Recorder newspaper, with help from CIPE Program Officer Talib Zaman, discussed the importance of economic reporting and reviewed modern techniques for business reporting. During the […]

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12. August 2015

Open Government Partnership Project – First Focus Group Meeting

Open Government Partnership Project – First Focus Group Meeting

CIPE Pakistan with its think-tank partner the Policy Research Institute on Market Economy (PRIME) organized the first private sector-led Open Government Partnership (OGP) consultative meeting in Islamabad. More than twenty participants from the private sector, civil society, and international donor community discussed strategies on how to engage the Pakistan government on the need to join OGP. Participants […]

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13. April 2015

7th All Pakistan Secretary Generals Conference 2015

7th All Pakistan Secretary Generals Conference 2015

April 13-14, 2015 CIPE organized the 7th annual Secretaries’ General Conference for 22 secretaries general (the paid CEO position), representing chambers of commerce and sectorial association from across Pakistan. The sessions covered topics such as small chamber development initiative, legal issues, compliance, membership development and CIPE experiences on advocacy project.

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11. February 2015

Corporate Governance for Family Businesses

Corporate Governance for Family Businesses

CIPE Country Director conducted a training program on Corporate Governance for Family Businesses. The event was jointly organized by CIPE and Islamabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry. Training was attended by 25 members of the chambers engaged in manufacturing and services.

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21. November 2014

How Corruption Hampers Entrepreneurship?

How Corruption Hampers Entrepreneurship?

21 November, 2014 CIPE organized the conference on “How Corruption Hampers Entrepreneurship,” held in partnership with the Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Over 40 university students participated in the discussion, with representatives from the Young Leaders Forum of the Islamabad Chamber

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20. November 2014

4th All Pakistan Deputy Secretary Generals’ Conference

4th All Pakistan Deputy Secretary Generals’ Conference

19-20 November 2014 CIPE organized the fourth All-Pakistan Deputy Secretary Generals’ Conference in Lahore. Twenty-two participants, representing chambers and associations from across the country, attended the two-day capacity building session. Topics covered were budgeting, membership development, branding, and marketing. The session also included a discussion of supply chain anti-corruption.

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23. October 2014

Meeting with Towel Manufacturer Association of Pakistan and Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Association

Meeting with Towel Manufacturer Association of Pakistan and Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Association

To discuss compliance challenges and practices and how CIPE compliance initiative could be beneficial for business in Pakistan, CIPE Team met with office bearers and key members Towel Manufacturer Association of Pakistan and Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Association.

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22. October 2014

First Ever In Pakistan: Supply Chain Compliance Training for Vendors

First Ever In Pakistan: Supply Chain Compliance Training for Vendors

CIPE in partnership with Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry, arranged a first ever comprehensive supply chain compliance training for vendors in Pakistan.  Around 40 representatives of Pakistani firms, particularly supply chain managers and compliance staff, participated in a training session which was conducted by Value Chain Anti Corruption Program Team Lead and Eurasia […]

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