Corporate Governance in the Public Sector

Corporate Governance in the Public Sector

The New Governance Team, operating under the auspices of the Institute of Directors (Cyprus Branch), would like to invite you to a presentation and discussion on the importance of good corporate governance in the public sector.  During the presentation the newly released Public Governance Code Framework, recently finalized by the New Governance Team, will be presented.

Date | 29th of November
Time | 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Venue | European Institute of Management and Finance (EIMF)

The event is supported and co-organized by the Cyprus office of Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation the Institute of Directors (Cyprus Branch), and the European Institute of Management and Finance (EIMF).

To register please email  or call at 22274470.

The New Governance Team

Under the auspices of the Institute of Directors (Cyprus Branch) and in response to the overwhelming public demand, the New Governance Team (‘NGT’), comprised of volunteers from the public, private and other sectors with long experience in this or related fields, has developed a code of governance specifically for the Cypriot public sector.


The FES is a German non-profit-making, private, independent and cultural organisation. It has been active in Cyprus since 1986. The Nicosia office is part of a global network comprising 107 local branches. Between 1986 and 2011, the Cyprus branch was administered by the Athens office, however, since 2011 the FES Cyprus has had its own small office in Nicosia.


Reboot is a social impact firm dedicated to inclusive development and accountable governance. Reboot solves civic problems. We work with change agents in government, civil society, and philanthropy to achieve their social missions.

Dubai Centre for Risk & Innovation

The Dubai Centre for Risk & Innovation is a unique and ambitious Centre of excellence for research, education and capacity building in enterprise risk, innovation management and allied disciplines. Based at The British University in Dubai (BUiD), DCRI is a multidisciplinary research centre/hub connecting researchers, senior executives and practitioners across the MENA region; and into a global management network.
To register please email or call at 22274470





Arrival / Coffee


6:30pm – 6:45pm


Marios Siathas
General Manager, EIMF

Hubert Faustmann

Head of Cyprus Office, Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation


6:45pm – 7:30pm

The Benefits of Good Governance in the Public Sector and Presentation of the New Code

Petros Florides, Board Member of Institute of Directors (Cyprus Branch). Senior Regional Governance Advisor for World Vision International


7:30pm – 7:50pm

The Importance of Risk Management in Good Governance

Dr Maria Papadaki
Managing Director, The Dubai Center for Risk and Innovation Management


7:50pm – 8:10pm

Good Governance in Action: Practical Case Studies

Amira El-Sayed
Director of Programs and Strategy


8:10pm – 8:30pm