Financing Politics: The Middle East and North Africa
September 30, 2013
Financing Politics: The Middle East and North Africa is a collaborative effort between the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) and the Arab Region Parliamentarians against Corruption (ARPAC). It represents a concerted attempt to better understand and document existing political finance regulations and experiences in five countries – Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Tunisia and Yemen. The availability of information on the funding of parties and campaigns is a first and significant step in enhancing transparency.
Workshop Builds on Campaign Finance Gains in Tunisia
July 22, 2013
IFES and the Court of Accounts (CoA) of Tunisia hosted a workshop on improving the CoA’s manual of procedures for controlling electoral campaign finance. The seminar, held July 1 and 2, was part of IFES’ project to build the capacity of Tunisian institutions – including the CoA, High Independent Election Commission and civil society organizations – to effectively and credibly regulate campaign finance during next elections.
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