Inclusiveness of Women in the Electoral Process

With the support of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), IFES is implementing two programs in Kosovo: the Kosovo Election Support Program that is largely oriented towards providing technical assistance to the Central Election Commission (CEC) and the increasing inclusion and Mitigating Violence in Electoral Processes Program, which aims to promote inclusiveness of persons with disabilities and women in the electoral process, and mitigate violence and violations in elections through information systems.

Responsibilities of DOTS included: research design, development of methodology, development of research instruments, consulting with client about best use of research data in decision making process, research analysis design, implementation of the focus group discussions, presentation of results, findings and recommendations.