Our Mission

CIIP helps leverage large amounts of aid funding to support the creation of private sector employment by enabling and promoting firm-level competitiveness across industries. CIIP partners and the World Bank Group recognize the potential of competitive industries and innovation approaches to enhance country growth and employment

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Who We Are

The World Bank (IBRD and IDA) along with a number of development partners such as the European Union (EU), the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States Secretariat (ACP), and the Governments of Austria, Switzerland and Norway (which joined CIIP in December 2014) recognize the potential of competitive industries

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What we do

The Program mobilizes global expertise, applies cutting-edge knowledge, and catalyzes investments in support of transformational projects and frontier knowledge initiatives.Strategic application of performance-based funding,rigorous monitoring and evaluation ensure that CIIP remains focused on results.

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Our Donors/Partners

In Focus

Developing Practical Skills for Firm Productivity

Two new short briefs in the Competitive Industries Notes series explore “The How To” and “The What and The Why” of developing practical skills for...

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Public-Private Dialogue Mechanisms

challenges need the transformative solutions the World Bank Group President has called for as much as jobs. Over the next 15 years developing...

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