19 Mar 2021 | Press Release
The Board elected Thomas "Tad" Devine as Chair of the Board of Directors of IFES. Ambassador J. Kenneth Blackwell, the previous Chair, was elected as Co-Chair. Fred Humphries and Charles "Chuck"...
IFES has identified challenges common across election management bodies and considers how these have been compounded by COVID-19.
IFES organized a webinar on disinformation and how it impacts women and other marginalized genders.
On International Women’s Day and every day, IFES celebrates and supports gender equality for a more democratic, peaceful and prosperous world.
IFES and its local partners are training 500 Pakistani women to actively promote women’s National Identity Card registration.
IFES and Pak Women are implementing a “She Leads Pakistan” leadership program that engages men to partner with women community leaders to advance a more inclusive democratic process.
IFES organized a webinar on the lessons learned from holding elections in Georgia, Moldova, Romania and Ukraine in recent months.
IFES and the Pacific Disability Forum stand in solidarity with women with disabilities working to ensure equal access to rights in the COVID-19 response and recovery.
IFES is developing a handbook on how to draft a disability inclusion policy to strengthen the participation of persons with disabilities in elections and political processes.
In November 2020, IFES facilitated a strategic communications training for staff members of The Gambia’s Independent Electoral Commission.
An independent team of IFES experts conducted an in-person technical observation and assessment of the Turks and Caicos Islands' 2021 general elections.
16 Feb 2021 | Press Release
IFES experts will conduct an in-person technical observation and assessment of the Turks and Caicos Islands' February 19 general elections