The Commission for the Protection of Competition was the 2017 recipient of an honourable mention at the 2016-2017 Competition Advocacy Contest: Innovative Advocacy Strategies to Address Market Challenges, launched by the International Competition Network (ICN) and the World Bank Group. The commission is one of more than 140 ICN members.

The article which brought the commission this recognition deals with implementing competition advocacy in government policymaking. Specifically, the commission's activities were aimed at amending statutory provisions that favoured public enterprises and foreclosed access to other categories of undertaking on the utilities market.

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