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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29 Mar 1992 | PUBLICATION
This pre-election assessment report from Madagascar in 1992 analyzes various components of the electoral system in Madagascar.  The report discusses the background to democratization, the...
29 Feb 1992 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes the findings of an IFES international Delegation which studied the development of the Mongolian Election system in the post USSR context.  The observations address...
29 Feb 1992 | PUBLICATION
This Pre-election Assessment was conducted in late February, 1992 and is based on interviews and other information collected in Angola.  Chapter I offers overall...
15 Feb 1992 | PUBLICATION
This report is a summary of the recommendations and responses in regards to the electoral system in Guinea.
15 Feb 1992 | PUBLICATION
This report is a summary of the recommendations and responses in regards to the electoral system in Guinea.
19 Dec 1991 | PUBLICATION
This report analyzes the Government of Guinea-Bissau’s ability to carry out free, fair and open elections.  Elements examined by and IFES team include the role of the electoral law in the...
30 Nov 1991 | PUBLICATION
This 1991 report from the Republic of the Congo focuses on two aspects of pre-election planning conducted by IFES; the preparation of voter registration lists and civic education about the...
30 Nov 1991 | PUBLICATION
Une équipe de l’IFES a été envoyée fin octobre -début novembre 1991 au Congo afin de réaliser une évaluation pré-électorale.  Les efforts initiaux de l’équipe se sont cristallises sur la...
20 Nov 1991 | PUBLICATION
This report summarizes IFES findings from Mali during the country’s transition from dictatorship to democracy in 1991.  The report discusses the recommendations, political parties,...
19 Nov 1991 | PUBLICATION
This 1991 report provides a pre-election assessment of the electoral system in Comoros (in French).  The report suggests nine factors that, if implemented, could result in the establishment...
19 Nov 1991 | PUBLICATION
This 1991 report provides a pre-election assessment of the electoral system in Comoros (in French).  The report suggests nine factors that, if implemented, could result in the establishment of a...
31 Oct 1991 | PUBLICATION
This report contains information about preparations for the 1992 elections in Angola. It contains details on the organization of and findings from a 1991 seminar organized by the Angolan...