Publications

With an array of experts on electoral and political processes, the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) regularly produces white papers, books, reports and manuals on topics such as election security; political finance; gender equality; standards for conducting election audits and ensuring electoral integrity and transparency; public opinion on elections and democracy; and providing equal access for persons with disabilities to electoral and political processes. 

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1 Jun 2021 | PUBLICATION
How can states better utilize peer reviews to combat corruption?
25 May 2021 | PUBLICATION
How can violence monitoring efforts and early warning systems better integrate gender-sensitive indicators?
18 May 2021 | PUBLICATION
How can democracy and governance programs be more effective in post-conflict environments?
30 Apr 2021 | PUBLICATION
The Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) held elections for the House of Assembly on February 19, 2021. At the invitation of the TCI governor and funded by the UK government, an independent team of...
22 Apr 2021 | PUBLICATION
A new study from IFES focuses on the different practices that EMBs have implemented on the African continent to include traditionally underrepresented voters, such as women and persons with...
16 Apr 2021 | PUBLICATION
IFES used its Technical Election Assessment Mission (TEAM) methodology to assess the core areas of the electoral process in Serbia.
6 Apr 2021 | PUBLICATION
IFES has identified several urgent recommendations to mitigate online violence against women public figures in Bangladesh.
1 Apr 2021 | PUBLICATION
How can key stakeholders plan for climate-related risks to democracy? How can environmentally displaced persons participate safely and equally in political life?
2 Mar 2021 | PUBLICATION
The risk-limiting audit is a type of post-election tabulation audit that relies on statistical evidence to confirm that the election outcome is correct.
24 Feb 2021 | PUBLICATION
IFES is dedicated to creating and protecting safe spaces for people, online and off.
12 Jan 2021 | PUBLICATION
Through our Strengthening Engagement Through Education for Democracy (SEED) methodology, IFES equips youth with the knowledge and skills essential for democratic engagement in the digital age.
21 Dec 2020 | PUBLICATION
Lessons learned from COVID-19's impact in Serbia could help future electoral processes worldwide.

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