M&E Services for Support for Electoral Reforms in Pakistan (SERP)

IFES through project SERP directly supported the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and civil society in reforming the electoral process, with the ultimate outcome of a more credible electoral process, focusing on the conduct of the next general elections, scheduled for 2013, and the next local government elections. Training of polling staff was major component of SERP which was conducted by IFES’s local partners. It was expected that project will deliver following results: <div>• To strengthen the democratic legal framework for elections; </div><div>• Enhancing electoral management capacity of the ECP to conduct credible elections; and </div><div>• Escalating voter and civic education, including women and marginalized groups.</div><div><br></div><div> APEX provided M&E Services for SERP activities. The key component of assignment was to monitor and evaluate the large scale, nationwide trainings of polling staff in Sindh, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Area (FATA) for the general elections 2013. </div>