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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13 Nov 2012 | PUBLICATION
One person, one vote is a fundamental aspect of democracies. Voting provides individuals with a voice to influence decisions that affect their lives. However, people with disabilities have often been...
23 Oct 2012 | PUBLICATION
A new toolkit by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research and the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES).
16 Oct 2012 | PUBLICATION
IFES conducted a pre-election technical assessment in Ukraine which analyzed legal, technical and procedural aspects of the election process.
4 Oct 2012 | PUBLICATION
Venezuela's October 7 presidential election will see President Hugo Rafael Chávez Frias – who has survived a short-lived coup d'état, general labor strikes and resilient, albeit splintered, domestic...
27 Sep 2012 | PUBLICATION
Georgians head to the polls on October 1, 2012, to elect 150 representatives to their parliament.
31 Aug 2012 | PUBLICATION
For the last quarter century, IFES has remained committed to promoting sustainable democracy around the globe. Within these 25 years, we have made strides in providing technical assistance to...
29 Aug 2012 | PUBLICATION
Angola’s upcoming presidential and National Assembly elections, scheduled for August 31, will be the first peacetime presidential election in Angola’s history, and the first election...
21 Aug 2012 | PUBLICATION
From June 18–21, 2012, IFES worked with the Institute of Social Studies and Analysis (ISSA), a Tbilisi–based research organization, to conduct eight focus groups across Georgia to better...
9 Aug 2012 | PUBLICATION
Egyptian electoral systems underwent several significant changes in the lead-up to the 2011-2012 parliamentary and presidential elections.
18 Jul 2012 | PUBLICATION
Following the appointment of elected representatives to the government by Myanmar's new President Thein Sein, the April 1 by-elections were required to fill vacant legislative seats.
18 Jul 2012 | PUBLICATION
To help men and women advocate effectively on behalf of women’s issues, the Handbook for Women’s Rights Advocates has been presented across Afghanistan.
3 Jul 2012 | PUBLICATION
IFES conducted ethical and procedural election administration trainings for 13,811 appointed Armenian Precinct Election Commissioners (PEC) in 1,982 precincts from April 15 through May 3, 2012.