The Institute for Education in Democracy (IED) and the Elections Observations Group(ELOG) wishes to invite bids for the Pre-qualification of Suppliers/Service Providers for the period 2016/2017. Interested suppliers are invited to apply for pre-qualification, indicating the category of goods, works or services they wish to supply. Existing suppliers who wish to be retained must also apply. Download the Tender Documents and Notice below.
Multi-Sectoral Forum (MSF’s) Press Statement on Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Reforms for a credible 2017 G.E. on 20th July 2016. Multi Sectoral Forum (MSF) is connived by Religious Leaders drawn from different faiths and members of the CSOs, Women, Youth, Trade Unions and PWDs among other stakeholders.
The systemic under-representation of women in national and local legislatures has led many countries to adopt gender quotas as an affirmative action measure. Gender quotas - defined as any measure that specifies a certain level of political representation based on sex - are a common tool in national legislatures. Quotas are particularly common in Africa, 42 of the continent’s countries have some form of quota in place, and have been written into many national constitutions following periods of political transition.