IFES Joins "A Call to Defend Democracy"
IFES COVID-19 Briefing Series
COVID-19: A Survival Guide for Democracies
As part of IFES' commitment to adaptation, innovation and resilience in the wake of COVID-19, the 2020 U.S. Election Program is going virtual. Sign up and stay tuned for more details!
Understanding voters’ fears about going to the polls amid COVID-19 is crucial to creating a safe voting environment. Having conducted nationwide surveys in three countries, IFES has some preliminary insights into voters’ main concerns.
On June 21, Serbians voted in parliamentary, provincial and local elections. With a partial opposition boycott and the threat of COVID-19 looming, IFES provided key, targeted assistance to election administration authorities.
In celebration of International Youth Day 2020, join IFES for a Facebook Live event in which three young leaders will speak about ways they have taken action in their communities and countries and the positive impact of building more inclusive and sustainable democracies.
Obstacles to full and equal political participation exist across Ukraine. A new IFES assessment identifies vulnerabilities that impact the political participation of Ukrainians with multiple social identities and opportunities for coalition-building.