Supporting democratic progress in Ukraine.

IFES Ukraine

The International Foundation for Electoral Systems

Comments And Analyses

Comments And Analyses


Key Political Finance Reform Priorities



Electoral Code:
Issues with turnout-based seat allocation for Parliament

Draft Law 2336 “On amending certain legislative acts of
Ukraine on the prevention and counteraction of political

Campaign finance during the 2019 parliamentary elections: An assessment

Draft Law 1029 “On amending certain legislative acts of
Ukraine to guarantee effectiveness of the institutional
mechanism of corruption prevention

Overview of election observation mission statements on the July 21 early parliamentary elections

Women’s representation in the new parliament and
further steps to maintain and facilitate better
women’s representation in politics

IFES Comment on possible dates for the establishment
and promulgation of final election results, for first
plenary meeting of Verkhovna Rada and for the
installment of new coalition and Cabinet of

IFES Comment on risks related to possibility of
calling local elections in fall 2019

Election Dispute Resolution 2019 Ukrainian Early
Parliamentary Elections Frequently
Asked Questions

IFES Comment on avoidable delay to snap
parliamentary elections

IFES Comment on the legal aspects of the
registration of Mr. Kliuyev and
Mr. Sharii as candidates for the
July 2019 early parliamentary elections

IFES Ukraine Statement to allow for timely procurement for the July 21 elections the
Verkhovna Rada must immediately adopt draft law #10317

Campaign finance
during the 2019 presidential election:
An assessment

IFES Ukraine Statement:
Call on political parties to run more women in the
parliamentary election

Overcrowded Election Commissions:
Risks and Mitigation Actions

IFES Opinion on Methodology for Determining Value of InKind Donations to Political Parties

Elections in Ukraine. 2019 Presidential Election
Run-Off: Frequently Asked Questions

Elections in Ukraine. 2019 Presidential Election:
Frequently Asked Questions

Legal Reform Priorities for Elections, Referendums
and Political Finance


Gender Analysis of Electoral Draft Laws

Electoral System Reform in Ukraine

Statement on 2018 Election System Week in Ukraine

IFES Opinion: New Draft Political Party Financial
Reporting Form

IFES Opinion: Anti-Corruption Strategy
for 2018-2020

Statement on Outcomes of IFES’ Cybersecurity Week and Assessment 

Legal Reform Priorities for Elections, Referendums
and Political Finance

IFES Comment on Possible Dissolution of the
Verkhovna Rada and Timelines for Snap
Parliamentary Elections

Roadmap of Reform for the Central Election