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. 

Search Publications

Keyword search by title and description. Separate multiple terms with commas.
E.g., Jul 21 2018
E.g., Jul 21 2018
Displaying 945 results
28 Nov 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report analyzes the elections from 1994 in Kazakhstan, which IFES declared to be “ the first really competitive multi-candidate elections in Kazakhstan's history.”  Throughout...
16 Nov 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes IFES observations from Chad in 1994.  At the time, the Chadian government reached out to the international community for help in democratizing the nation. This report...
31 Oct 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report discusses IFES’ voter and civic education program, its poll worker training program and the provision of goods in Guyana’s 1994 local and municipal elections (the first...
31 Oct 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes IFES’ technical assistance mission to South Africa’s Independent Electoral Commission.  The report is particular to the National and Provincial Elections in April 1994 with...
31 Aug 1994 | PUBLICATION
IFES convened a series of nine election awareness workshops in the West Bank and Gaza from June 16 to June 24, 1994. The workshops gathered Palestinian women political and community activists in 8...
31 Aug 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes IFES’ mission to Mexico for the 1994 presidential, legislative and state elections.  The report concludes that the elections were conducted in a peaceful and...
31 Aug 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes the technical assistance provided to Ethiopia’s National Electoral Board in 1994.  The report also summarizes election day observations and discusses the post-...
7 Aug 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes IFES findings from the March 1994 General Elections in El Salvador.  The report discusses the voting process, the election atmosphere, political parties and election...
31 Jul 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes the technical assistance project in Malawi.  The report focuses on election preparation activities, including voter registration, election administration and...
31 Jul 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report discusses and summarizes the findings from the July 1994 International Donor Meeting and Needs Assessment that IFES participated in Nicaragua.  The conference was...
30 Jun 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes IFES efforts to analyze the Macedonian election system in regards to new Election Laws, political party organizations.  Additionally, the report assesses the various...
30 Jun 1994 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes IFES’ Civic Education Project in Romania from 1993 and 1994.  The project’s aim was to create a non-partisan, pluralistic Civic Education Resource and Training Center...