Publications

With an array of experts on electoral and political processes, the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) regularly produces white papers, books, reports and manuals on topics such as election security; political finance; gender equality; standards for conducting election audits and ensuring electoral integrity and transparency; public opinion on elections and democracy; and providing equal access for persons with disabilities to electoral and political processes. 

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24 Jun 2015 | PUBLICATION
Since 2002, the International Foundation for Electoral Systems has provided technical and commodity assistance to strengthen Pakistan’s democratic institutions. 
24 Jun 2015 | PUBLICATION
This IFES Pakistan Fact Sheet provides background information on the purpose and function of caretaker cabinet's during the electoral process. 
30 Apr 2015 | PUBLICATION
In January 2015, the General Election Network for Disability Access in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (AGENDA) publicly launched the first edition of Media Guidelines for Reporting...
20 Apr 2015 | PUBLICATION
The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) and Democracy International (DI) have released a new joint white paper that identifies best practices for election audits in developing...
3 Mar 2015 | PUBLICATION
IFES' second review of women’s participation as election officials in Kosovo presents statistics from the June 2014 national elections.
28 Jan 2015 | PUBLICATION
Burkina Faso’s political landscape changed dramatically on October 31, 2014, when President Blaise Compaoré stepped down after nearly three decades in power and fled the country. The 2015 elections...
28 Jan 2015 | PUBLICATION
While post-conflict elections relied heavily on international technical and financial assistance, Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) oversaw the general elections in 2005 and 2011 with...
28 Jan 2015 | PUBLICATION
While post-conflict elections relied heavily on international technical and financial assistance, Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) oversaw the general elections in 2005 and 2011 with...
28 Jan 2015 | PUBLICATION
In Côte d’Ivoire, mistrust among political contestants and their supporters and alleged manipulation of electoral processes during each presidential election since the advent of multiparty politics...
28 Jan 2015 | PUBLICATION
The new Kenyan Constitution puts forth a vision of a democracy where all voters are fully enfranchised. In particular, it emphasizes the inclusion of women, youth, persons with dis­abilities and...
28 Jan 2015 | PUBLICATION
Burundi is scheduled to hold presidential and parliamentary elections in 2015, amid a political climate marked by a sense of polarization that has endured since the local election in 2010, when the...
28 Jan 2015 | PUBLICATION
Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been working to institutionalize reforms to ensure the continued consolidation of Nigeria’s democracy through more credible and...