20 May 2014


    IFES' briefing paper on Egypt’s 2014 Presidential Election Law and FAQs about Elections in Egypt: 2014 Presidential Election.
19 May 2014


    Watch the election observation video produced by IFES and the Central Election Commission on Election Day procedures.
14 May 2014

The International Foundation for Electoral Systems’ (IFES) briefing paper Egypt’s 2014 Presidential Election Law provides expert insight into the legal framework that governs Egypt's upcoming presidential poll on May 26-27.

30 Apr 2014

More than twice as many Ukrainians believe that Ukraine would be better off with closer economic and political relations with Europe than with Russia (44% vs. 21%); while 21% believe that Ukraine should have good relations with both, according to a new survey conducted by the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES).

30 Apr 2014

On May 4, Panamanians will elect a President, Vice President, Deputies to the Central American Parliament, Deputies to the National Assembly, Mayors, District Representatives, and Councilors.

The Electoral Tribunal set up 2,700 polling centers and 6,630 polling stations for these general elections, with out-of-country voting managed by Internet and regular mail.

25 Apr 2014

In March 2014, IFES analyzed the gender composition of election management bodies at the municipal and precinct level during the 2013 Local Government Elections in Kosovo. Data was collected from the staffing lists for Municipal Election Commissions (MECs), Polling Station Commissions (PSCs), and Polling Center Managers (PCMs) held by the Central Election Commission (CEC).

10 Apr 2014

Despite the ongoing and increasing violence over the last months, Iraqi citizens will elect members of the Council of Representatives (CoR) on April 30. The members of the CoR will then elect the Iraqi President and Prime Minister.

2 Apr 2014

On April 9, Indonesians will elect members of the national level legislatures and sub-national legislatures in what is one of the most complex electoral events globally.

28 Mar 2014

Afghans head to the polls on April 5 to cast their ballots for the country's next President and members of the country's 34 provincial councils. These elections represent three key firsts for the nation.  

20 Mar 2014

Citizens of the Maldives are scheduled to go to the polls this Saturday, March 22, to cast their ballots for a new parliament.

The International Foundation for Electoral Systems’ (IFES) series of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Elections in the Maldives: March 22 Parliamentary Elections cover: