Gender Equality in Election Administration, IFES Board of Directors
Irena Hadžiabdić, IFES Board Member, Bosnia and Herzegovina
IFES Board Director Irena Hadžiabdić is a former IFES employee who serves as the first female chair of the Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Central Election Commission (CEC). In this video interview, she discusses her role as a pioneer and a woman leader in global election administration.
Hadžiabdić also represents the BiH CEC at the Executive Board of the Association of European Election Officials (ACEEEO). In the interview, she talks about IFES’ instrumental role in the founding of the regional association 25 years ago and in furthering global democracy.