Application Due Date: December 20 th, 2019 (11 h59 pm, Washington D.C. time).
The International Competitors Network (ICN) and the World Bank Group are happy to reveal the launch of the 2019– 2020 Competitors Advocacy Contest. This contest intends to highlight the crucial function competitors firms, sector regulators and other governmental bodies or non-governmental companies play in promoting competitors by showcasing their advocacy success stories.
As specified by the ICN, competitors advocacy describes activities thatpromote a competitive environment through non-enforcement systems, such as constructing relationships with federal government entities, increasingpublic awareness of competitors’s advantages and recognizing and removinganticompetitive policies and guidelines.
We are looking forsuccess stories from competitors firms, other public bodies or civilsociety that show the concrete outcomes of competitors advocacyregarding:.
Style 1. Letting loose competitors for more and much better jobsTheme 2. Lining up commercial policies with competitors principlesTheme 3. Promoting pro-competition information regulationTheme 4. Enhancing policy efficiency through much better coordination in between enforcement and advocacy.
Submissions will go through a strenuous evaluation of the following requirements:.
Significance of the competitors problem dealt with by the effort;.
Success of the advocacy activity– results attained;.
Effect and results on markets, spillover results and lessons discovered;.
Advocacy method– imagination and creativity, cooperation systems released.
An independent panel will evaluate the submissions and choose the leading stories.
Winningapplicants will be welcomed to provide their stories at a jointICN-World Bank Group occasion, and winning stories will be included in anICN-World Bank Group Publication.
Winners and respectable points out will be revealed by March 31 th,2020
To find out more:.
Go To the Authorities Website of the ICN/World Bank Group 2019/2020 Competitors Advocacy Contest.