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Celebrating the Women of IFES


The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) is at the forefront of innovative and inclusive work to provide citizens around the world with the fundamental human right to have a say in how they are governed. IFES’ leadership in the field is comprised of a cadre of women professionals with firsthand experience administering elections in every region of the world. Throughout the month of March, IFES is featuring the “Women of IFES” to highlight the contributions of female IFES staff around the world and mark both Women’s History Month in the United States and International Women's Day on March 8.

Katherine Ellena, IFES Legal Advisor

Renata Levovski, IFES Chief of Party for Kyrgyzstan

Keti Maisuradze, IFES Chief of Party for Georgia

Meriam Belghali, IFES Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator for Tunisia

Dr. Fernanda Buril, IFES Program Officer for the Americas and Electoral Operations Technical Coordinator

Radhika Regmi Pokharel, IFES Deputy Country Director for Nepal