Elections in Honduras: November 24 General Elections
November 15, 2013
Hondurans will cast ballots in general elections on November 24, 2013, electing a new President, presidential designees, deputies to the National Congress, mayors and vice mayors, among other positions. IFES' frequently asked questions (FAQs) shed light on the polls.
Women’s Political Participation in Honduras
September 12, 2013
A guiding principle of democracy is social and political inclusion. However, the full participation of women in public life is an ongoing issue in many countries, and Honduras is no exception, despite progress made in recent years. As part of the Consortium for Elections and Political Process Strengthening’s (CEPPS) 2012-2013 Honduras project, IFES and NDI completed the study Women’s Political Participation in Honduras. This publication provides recommendations to improve women’s participation in public decision making circles.
Honduras Evaluates Election Performance, Plans for General Elections in November
March 21, 2013
As part of its electoral technical assistance package in Honduras, IFES recently organized and conducted a crucial component of its two-year program. This was a comprehensive evaluation exercise aimed at gauging the effectiveness of the Tribunal Supremo Electoral’s (TSE) performance during the November 2012 primaries process, and a strategic electoral planning workshop to prepare for this year’s general elections, slated for November 24.
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CEDAW Anniversary: Advancing Women's Equality in Honduras
December 18, 2012
Over the years, Honduras has moved forward when it comes to discrimination against women. Despite these improvements, there is still discrimination against women. It can be seen through the repression of women’s enthusiasm to get ahead or in their lack of education. Mireya Y. Cubas, IFES finance and administrative manager in Honduras, talks about successes and remaining challenges for women's equality.
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Honduras Looks to Restore Democratic Footing with IFES Support
November 28, 2012
Honduras took an important step in restoring its democratic standing during the country’s recent electoral process. The November 18 contests, the first primaries held in the country since the 2009 coup d’état, have set the stage for next year’s November 13 general elections. With support from IFES, the TSE conducted what observers have hailed as the most transparent electoral process in Honduran history.
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