Press Release

29 Oct 2010

WASHINGTON — (October 29, 2010) — The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) is hosting a two-day visitor’s program  focusing on the U.S. elections. The program will bring together over 100  diplomats, parliamentarians and election officials from all over the world to observe the voting process in the United States and exchange ideas and experiences on voting.

26 Oct 2010

IFES presents Baxter Award to Dr. Kwadwo Afari-Gyan from Ghana

13 Oct 2010

IFES poll finds concerns on rights situation as well as economic conditions in Ukraine  

KYIV — Public opinion regarding Ukraine’s political situation is tepid at best, finds a survey by the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES).

8 Oct 2010

Points to Polarization and Concerns about Abuse of Authority

30 Sep 2010

The IFES manual examines the pros and cons of technology in polls through international case studies

28 Sep 2010

IFES survey offers insights into public attitudes toward political institutions and electoral process  

30 Aug 2010

WASHINGTON, DC—Representative David Obey (D-WI), former United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator M. Peter McPherson, and Lebanese Minister of Interior and Municipalities Ziad Baroud are the winners of the 2010 annual IFES Charles T. Manatt Democracy Awards.

22 Jun 2010

The International Foundation for Electoral Systems and the Institute for Women’s Policy Research present data as part of SWMENA project

3 May 2010

New look and structure will facilitate access to data and information

22 Apr 2010

Bujumbura, Burundi—Amatora Mu Mahoro (Elections in Peace), Burundi’s first‐ever nationwide election violence prevention system, launches today in the capital, Bujumbura. The system identifies areas susceptible to electoral violence as well as successful peace initiatives around the country.