Press Release

31 Jul 2014
Senator Jerry Moran and Congressman Steny Hoyer to Receive Award in October

10 Jul 2014


The Association of Southeast Asian Nations General Election Network for Disability Access (AGENDA) conducted an election monitoring mission today for the presidential election in Indonesia. The election monitoring mission focused only on aspects of accessibility for persons with disabilities.

8 Jul 2014
Dr. Christiana Thorpe Recognized for Integrity in Election Administration

30 Jun 2014

The International Foundation for Electoral System (IFES) is deeply saddened by and laments the loss of former Senate Majority Leader Howard Baker, who was also White House Chief of Staff during the Reagan administration and U.S. Ambassador to Japan. He served on our Board of Directors from 2005-2011.

26 Jun 2014

The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) is deeply saddened by the assassination of Libyan human rights lawyer and activist Salwa Bugaighis and strongly condemns this cowardly act of violence. We offer our condolences to her family and remember her dedication, commitment and ultimate sacrifice for women’s participation in the political process and equal rights in Libya.

11 Jun 2014

Maria Corina Machado Recognized by IFES for Commitment to Freedom and Democracy

22 May 2014

IFES’ Latest Survey Shows Petro Poroshenko as Clear Frontrunner in May 25 Presidential Election

10 Mar 2014

Dr. Jørgen Elklit Receives Award for Excellence in Electoral Administration

30 Dec 2013

The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) is deeply saddened by the passing of Senior Disability Rights Adviser Yusdiana (“Diana”) of Indonesia. She died of complications after surgery in Jakarta on December 28. Our sincerest thoughts are with her family and the disability community.

6 Dec 2013

The Board of Directors and staff of the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) are saddened by the news of the passing of Joseph “Joe” Napolitan on December 2, 2013, at the age of 84. Joe was a part of IFES from the very beginning, working hand-in-hand with our founder, F. Clifton White.

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