Development External Aids Governance Transition
corruption, elections, political parties, public management
This elections manual is an update of the DG Office's Managing Democratic Electoral Assistance - A Practical Guide for USAID published in 1995. It is based on a series of studies in four key areas of assistance - political party development, elections administration, local elections, and post-elections. These studies were informed by a series of nine case studies.
United States Agency for International Development, www.usaid.gov
Washington DC, USA
USAID is an independent federal government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State. USAID supports long-term and equitable economic growth and advances U.S. foreign policy objectives by supporting economic growth, agriculture and trade; global health; and, democracy, conflict prevention and humanitarian assistance.