Online Primer: The Business Case for Anti-Corruption Compliance

Welcome to the Online Primer: The Business Case for Anti-Corruption Compliance course brought to you by the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE). This CIPE course is aimed specifically at mid-sized firms in emerging markets and meant primarily for staff tasked with compliance but also very relevant for board members and managers who want to build effective anti-corruption systems in their companies and capitalize on the opportunities that access to global value chains offers.

About CIPE

CIPE is an affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and works in countries around the world to strengthen democracy through private enterprise and market-oriented reform. For more than three decades, CIPE has focused on anti-corruption as one of its key program areas. In Thailand, for example, partnering with the Thai Institute of Directors, CIPE has helped to train hundreds of businesses on best practices in anti-corruption compliance and to establish a coalition of companies committed to integrity.

About this Course

In today’s globalized world, where international value chains stretch across borders and continents, anti-corruption compliance provides a vital competitive advantage. Ethical companies are more attractive to potential investors and employees, and are more likely to be engaged long term with their business partners. This CIPE course is aimed specifically at mid-sized firms in emerging markets and meant primarily for staff tasked with compliance but also very relevant for board members and managers who want to build effective anti-corruption systems in their companies and capitalize on the opportunities that access to global value chains offers.

The course is interactive and self-paced, and it involves quizzes at the end of each module to test your knowledge acquisition. After successful completion of the course, participants will have an option to obtain a digital certificate of completion to verify this valuable credential. While the course is free of charge, obtaining a certificate of completion involves a small fee of USD 20.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will:

  1. Appreciate the importance of anti-corruption compliance for sustainable business success of their companies;
  2. Understand international best practices in anti-corruption compliance;
  3. Be able to operationalize anti-corruption compliance principles in their companies by introducing or improving a compliance program.

Disclaimer

This course provides general information related to anti-corruption compliance based on international best practices and is meant for information purposes only. It does not provide legal advice of any kind and should not be used as a substitute for obtaining legal advice. Although CIPE has gone to great lengths to make sure the information in this course is accurate, it cannot guarantee that the information is complete or up-to-date. CIPE strongly recommends that participants consult a licensed attorney in their country if they require legal advice.

Questions or Comments?

Any questions or comments about this course can be addressed to: compliance-tc@cipe.org.

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