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Publish Date: 5/18/18

Women on Boards and Leadership Fact Sheet, May 2018

As part of our overall environmental, social, and corporate governance standard, IFC is building capacity, raising awareness, and expanding the discussion about gender diversity on boards and in business leadership in emerging markets and developing countries.

Publish Date: 5/17/18

Corporate Governance Development Framework Fact Sheet, May 2018

The Corporate Governance Development Framework is a common approach on how to address corporate governance risks and opportunities in investment operations in emerging markets. Based on IFC’s Corporate Governance Methodology, the CGDF provides signatory institutions a platform for evaluating and enhancing governance practices in their investee companies.

Publish Date: 2/27/18

The State of Governance at State-Owned Enterprises

Private Sector Opinion 40: Commercial enterprises that are owned and controlled by governments continue to constitute a significant portion of business activity in many parts of the world. This paper examines three critical areas for strengthening the quality of governance of state-owned firms—professionalizing government ownership, strengthening commercial orientation, and developing stronger, more independent boards—and the challenges involved in implementing reforms.

Publish Date: 2/15/18

Corporate Governance Updates Newsletter - October-December 2017

Quarterly newsletter that highlights IFC's corporate governance work around the world, including news and events, latest indicators, media coverage, reports and publications.

Publish Date: 1/17/18

CG Focus: Improving Information Disclosure, Issue 5

The Financial Services Authority of Indonesia has introduced a regulation that requires public companies to disclose pertinent company information, including financial statements, company’s performance, ownership and shareholding, and corporate governance implementation in an accurate and timely manner. This note provides guidance based on the recommendations in the regulation and leading international practices.

Publish Date: 12/29/17

Corporate Governance Case Studies in Indonesia

The report highlights IFC’s Corporate Governance work in Indonesia with two companies, Blue Bird, a leading transport group, and Saratoga, an active investment holding company. The case studies demonstrate the business case for good corporate governance in Indonesia through the experiences of IFC clients that have made significant governance improvements over the past few years and the impacts they reported.

Publish Date: 11/2/17

Corporate Governance Updates Newsletter - July-September 2017

Quarterly newsletter that highlights IFC's corporate governance work around the world, including news and events, latest indicators, media coverage, reports and publications.

Publish Date: 11/2/17

Corporate Governance in Fragile and Conflict Situations Fact Sheet, October 2017

IFC is prioritizing its work in fragile and conflict situations (FCS), to increase investment in these most difficult markets. It is based on IFC’s widely-accepted Corporate Governance Methodology, a solutions-oriented system for evaluating the corporate governance risks and opportunities of IFC client companies.

Publish Date: 10/20/17

CG Focus: Strengthening Stakeholder Participation, Issue 4

CG Focus is a regular installment produced by the IFC Corporate Governance Group in Indonesia to provide IFC clients with insights into the evolving corporate governance landscape in Indonesia and advocate the adoption of leading governance practices.

Publish Date: 10/12/17

Corporate Governance Advisory Program - Summary of Activities for 2016

During 2016 IFC’s corporate governance program has continued to deliver on its mandate to improve the governance practices of firms in key emerging markets. In addition to direct engagement with firms, the program works with partners and regulators, building the local infrastructure to promote broader benefits of good governance. The program operates across all six IFC regions with focused programmatic interventions in selected countries.

Publish Date: 9/21/17

The Latin American Companies Circle Fact Sheet, September 2017

The Latin American Companies Circle is a unique initiative launched in May 2005 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. It brings together a group of leading Latin American companies who have adopted good corporate governance practices in order to provide private sector input into the work of corporate governance regional development and to share their experiences with each other and other companies in the region and beyond.

Publish Date: 8/15/17

Corporate Governance Updates Newsletter - April-June 2017

Quarterly newsletter that highlights IFC's corporate governance work around the world, including news and events, latest indicators, media coverage, reports and publications.

Publish Date: 7/20/17

CG Focus: Improving Board Effectiveness, Issue 3

CG Focus is a regular installment produced by the IFC Corporate Governance Group in Indonesia to provide IFC clients with insights into the evolving corporate governance landscape in Indonesia and advocate the adoption of leading governance practices.

Publish Date: 7/18/17

Emisores de Valores and Gobierno Corporativo - Un Análisis a Las Encuestas de Código País 2007-2014

La publication analize el impacto generado por el Codigo Pais 2007 sobre las practicas organizacionales de los emisores de valores en Colombia.

Publish Date: 6/16/17

Disclosure and Transparency Toolkit Fact Sheet, June 2017

IFC Disclosure and Transparency Toolkit is a knowledge leadership publication. It supports IFC’s broader effort to enhance disclosure and transparency in the countries and companies it works with—as investor or adviser—through better corporate reporting.

Publish Date: 5/31/17

Corporate Governance in East Asia and the Pacific Fact Sheet, May 2017

Overview of the Corporate Governance Program in East Asia and the Pacific region, with examples of IFC clients' companies in the region.

Publish Date: 5/16/17

Corporate Governance Updates Newsletter - January-March 2017

Quarterly newsletter that highlights IFC's corporate governance work around the world, including news and events, latest indicators, media coverage, reports and publications.

Publish Date: 5/3/17

Corporate Governance Development Framework Fact Sheet, April 2017

The Corporate Governance Development Framework helps signatory institutions evaluate the corporate governance risks and opportunities of the companies they invest in.

Publish Date: 4/25/17

Headaches, Concerns, and Regrets: What Does the Experience of 102 Brazilian Directors Tell Us?

Private Sector Opinion 39: This paper takes a look inside the functioning of the modern corporate board “black box.” Using results of an anonymous online survey, it investigates the experiences and behavior of 102 Brazilian directors—from an individual perspective as well as from a group one. To gain insight into what goes on in directors’ minds, the authors adopted a behavioral approach based on extensive literature regarding cognitive biases and group dynamics.

Publish Date: 3/29/17

Corporate Governance Updates Newsletter - September-December 2016

Quarterly newsletter that highlights IFC's corporate governance work around the world, including news and events, latest indicators, media coverage, reports and publications.

Publish Date: 3/29/17

OECD Guidelines on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises (Vietnamese and English)

State-owned enterprises face unique corporate governance challenges. This publication presents OECD’s Guidelines on Corporate Governance of SOEs, 2015 edition, as a result of the contributions of experienced policy-makers and practitioners from a large number of OECD and non-OECD countries. The Vietnamese translation of this work is provided by the Vietnam Corporate Governance Project of IFC.

Publish Date: 3/24/17

CG Focus: Protecting Shareholder Rights, Issue 2

CG Focus is a regular installment produced by the IFC Corporate Governance Group in Indonesia to provide IFC clients with insights into the evolving corporate governance landscape in Indonesia and advocate the adoption of leading governance practices.

Publish Date: 3/21/17

Governança Corporativa en América Latina e Caribe Fact Sheet, Janeiro 2017

O programa é implementado em conjunto pela IFC e pelo Banco Mundial com o apoio da SECO (Secretaria Estadual de Assuntos Econômicos) do governo da Suíça. Por meio de uma abordagem abrangente de consultoria, o programa apoia empresas de todos os tamanhos e estruturas, ajudando-as a melhorarem o desempenho, a acessarem crédito e a aprimorarem a sustentabilidade de forma geral por meio de uma melhor governança corporativa.

Publish Date: 2/21/17

Latin American Companies Circle - Recommendations on Ethics and Compliance

This paper has a set of recommendations on ethical principles and the corporate compliance function.It is based on discussions and input from member companies of the Compliance and Ethics Working Group of the Latin American Companies Circle. 

Publish Date: 2/16/17

Gouvernance d’Entreprise L’Amérique Latine et les Caraïbes Fact Sheet, Janvier 2017

Le programme est mis en place conjointement par l’IFC et la Banque Mondiale avec le soutien du Secrétariat d’État à l’Économie (SECO) du gouvernement Suisse. Grâce à son approche globale de services consultatifs, ce programme soutient des entreprises de toutes tailles et de toutes structures pour les aider à améliorer leurs performances, accéder aux sources de financement et renforcer leur chance de survie au moyen d’une meilleure gouvernance d’entreprise.

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