Press Release

27 Nov 2012

Sunday, November 25, marked the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) takes this opportunity to reaffirm its support for those who work to prevent and respond to all forms of gender-based violence.

29 Oct 2012

Christian Monsod Reshaped Electoral Administration in the Philippines

16 Oct 2012

KYIV - The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) announced today the results of a pre-election assessment of the Verkhovna Rada elections to be held on Oct. 28.

16 Oct 2012

High Proportion of Voters Remain Undecided

20 Sep 2012

The following is a statement by Bill Sweeney, president and CEO of the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) regarding Russian President Vladimir Putin’s announcement that ends the presence of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Russia:

13 Sep 2012

IFES offers its condolences to the families of the victims of the attacks in Benghazi on behalf of all our colleagues around the world. We remember the lives of those we lost and keep them in our thoughts and prayers.

27 Jul 2012

Two U.S. legislators, women's rights advocate to receive awards in September

25 Jul 2012

IFES is deeply saddened to learn of the sudden passing of President John Atta Mills of Ghana on Tuesday. Our condolences go out to his family, his colleagues and to the Ghanaian people, who have lost an extraordinary leader and a powerful voice for democracy.

17 May 2012

Memorandum builds on existing partnership for dialogue and training in elections management

9 Mar 2012

Two Accomplished Business and Government Relations Leaders Added to Board

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) today announced that its board of directors has elected two new members, effective March 6, 2012. The additions bring the total number of board members to 27.

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