iVote Group develops anti-corruption tool

The iVote Group recently delivered a database and website to evaluate and record vulnerabilities to corruption at the municipal government level. Using the International Republican Institutes (IRI)’s unique methodology, the database documents legal frameworks to combat corruption, rules that shape the conduct of civil service and public officials, citizens’ access information and means to hold…

Kyrgyz biometric voter identification project

In early 2016 The iVote Group conducted an independent impact evaluation of a project to enable biometric identification of voters in Kyrgyzstan. The initiative was part of an ongoing effort of UNDP Kyrgyzstan, to provide assistance to the Central Election Commission and State Registry of Voters, and funded by the Government of Japan.

State-by-State database of US voting information

The iVote Group was awarded a contract in 2016 to maintain the dates, deadlines, and other important information concerning voting laws and regulations in the 50 US states plus territories. The public website provides details on different voting options and rules for voter registration, voter ID, and early voting and absentee balloting for voters, and is…

New App connects CSOs and citizens with legal aid providers

The iVote Group recently completed a mobile app and web platform to connect NGOs, advocacy groups and citizens to providers of legal aid (paid and pro bono). The project was awarded by Counterpart International, as part of the USAID funded Civil Society Innovation Initiative on the Innovation for Change project.  The service works on a…

Assistance to the MFA and PEA of Romania

The iVote Group recently advised the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Permanent Electoral Authority of Romania on developing the official government strategy and operational plan for Romania’s electoral assistance programs. Funded through a partnership between UNDP Romania and the MFA, the project consisted of a needs assessment through field interviews with government officials in Romania,…