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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31 Dec 1990 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes IFES findings from the December 1991 Pre-Election Assessment in Sierra Leone.  The report assesses the strengths and weaknesses of the new election process and the...
31 Dec 1990 | PUBLICATION
This report was conducted in Guinea in 1991.  The report serves as a manual on legal matters relating to electoral law in the country.  The report is in French and English.
31 Dec 1990 | PUBLICATION
This pre-election assessment in Nepal in 1990 identified international observers and citizen education efforts for the 1991 Nepalese Elections.  This addendum to the earlier report develops...
31 Oct 1990 | PUBLICATION
This pre-election survey conducted in Nepal in 1990 analyzes the 1990 political scene and atmosphere in the country with the aim of identifying areas for possible pre-election technical...
30 Oct 1990 | PUBLICATION
IFES provided an on-site technical assessment of Guyana’s electoral system prior to the 1991 Parliamentary elections.  This report summarizes IFES findings, including a review of electoral...
31 Jul 1990 | PUBLICATION
This report discusses the June 1990 elections in Bulgaria.  The report discusses the roles of the Bulgarian Central Electoral Commission, political parties and election officials...
31 May 1990 | PUBLICATION
This report describes the electoral process as observed by members of the IFES delegation during the period of May 10-26; 1990 in Romania.  The body of the report is divided into two areas...
30 Apr 1990 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes the results of an IFES conducted survey of the legal, institutional and political framework for the May 20, 1990 elections in Romania.  The survey covers various...
30 Apr 1990 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes the findings of an IFES pre-election assessment team in Bulgaria from April, 1990.  The document reports on meetings with the Central Election Commission, leaders and...
7 Mar 1990 | PUBLICATION
This election countdown concerns Hungarian elections in 1990.  The report discusses IFES outlooks for the elections concerning fraud, the role of the National Electoral Commission and the...
31 Dec 1989 | PUBLICATION
This 1989 report on elections in China summarizes the various Chinese political institutions, the contemporary political scene, pre-election observations and the role and structure of major...
31 Dec 1989 | PUBLICATION
This document reports on the November 1989 legislative elections in India.  The report discusses electoral law, the various political posts and voting procedures.