On 5 February 2021, AmCham Executive Director Ms. Karine Sarkissian participated in the first Business Integrity Club organized by the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE).
Under the leadership of the Corporate Governance Center, with the professional and financial support of the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE, www.cipe.org), the Business Integrity Club (the Club) was established in Armenia.
The Club aims to unite the representatives of the Armenian business community that respect the culture of integrity, and to promote their collective actions on issues related to corporate governance. Currently, 20 organizations have joined the Club, including AmCham Armenia.
During the meeting, the participants expressed their expectations from the Club and discussed:
• Joint efforts of Business Ethics and the importance of improving the business environment
• Business Ethics Club mission, propose, issues and expectations
• Strengthening ethical behavior and business ethics in general.
Ms. Katya Lysova, CIPE Senior Program Officer Eurasia, and Ms. Narine Melikyan, CIPE Armenia Director led the discussion and made a presentation.
It was decided to have regular meetings to discuss the Action Plan of the Business Integrity Club.