UNCAC calls for “transparency in the funding of candidatures for elected public office and… political parties”. Strong political finance rules protect elections and prevent state capture. The event will examine oversight institutions, CSO good practices, and how states can meet relevant challenges.
Organizer: The Carter Center
Co-organizers: Chile, International Foundation for Electoral Systems, International IDEA, Transparency International
Francois Valerian, Transparency International
Yukihiko Hamada, International IDEA
Roberto Salim-Hanna, Chile SERVEL
Barbara Jouan Stonestreet, The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES)
Avery Davis-Roberts, The Carter Center