IFC organized the Fourth Corporate Governance Media Practice Group Meeting to take stock of the program activities since its inception in 2007 and to discuss sustainability of the program going forward.
IFC and the Corporate Governance Association of Turkey, organized a global conference of institutes of directors to take stock of their work and accomplishments, share experiences, and create a forum for discussion of challenges and opportunities.
Managing risk and shareholder accountability were among the topics discussed by students from Cairo University’s Faculty of Political Science and Economics to help encourage youth awareness of corporate governance issues and opportunities.
Corporate governance refers to the structures and processes for the direction and control of companies. Corporate governance concerns the relationships among the management, Board of Directors, controlling shareholders, minority shareholders and other stakeholders. Good corporate governance contributes to sustainable economic development by enhancing the performance of companies and increasing their access to outside capital.