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Hawkamah, the Institute for Corporate Governance

Hawkamah, the Institute for Corporate Governance, constitutes a groundbreaking development for institution building, corporate sector reform, good governance, financial market development, investment and growth in the region. Hawkamah was created for the region, by the region, and of the region to advance corporate governance reform.

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Mudara-Institute of Directors

Mudara - Institute of Directors (IOD) is a membership organisation serving board members, directors and governance professionals in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Hawkamah Annual Conference

11 November 2014 at the DIFC Conference Centre, Dubai - UAE

This year’s conference explores how listed companies, banks, group companies, state-owned enterprises, family businesses and their boards can align their governance frameworks to face the twin challenge of profitability and accountability.

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Women Directors Program

Hawkamah strongly believes that companies can use regional women leaders to enhance board room diversity and to introduce more independent thinking in the region’s board rooms.

Women Directors Program is therefore an initiative designed to broaden the cadre of independent directors serving the region’s boardrooms by targeting women entrepreneurs, business and political leaders and academics to serve as directors.

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