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Our experienced staff provides technical assistance in rule of law, election administration, civil society, good governance and applied research, among other topics. The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) values diversity and strives to employ a workforce from varying cultural, ethnic and religious backgrounds. Domestic employment opportunities include positions in finance; contracts and grants; communications; and program support.
Donor Agencies and Partners
IFES is proud to receive support from a variety of donor agencies, including the U.S. Agency for International Development; the U.S. Department of State; the United Kingdom Department for International Development; the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development; the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade; the United Nations Development Programme; and many other bilateral and multilateral donors. IFES is also proud to partner with international and domestic organizations around the world to advance good governance and democratic rights.
Consortium for Elections and Political Processes Strengthening (CEPPS)
CEPPS is composed of three equal partners: the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES), the International Republican Institute (IRI), and the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI). CEPPS allows IFES to carry out cost-effective global and regional programming to respond to new challenges in strengthening electoral and political processes. Learn more about CEPPS.