Citizen’s Observation for Transparent and Accountable Elections in Pakistan

Project Details

  • Donar:
    Trust for Democratic Education and Accountability (TDEA)
  • Duration:
    11 Months Nov 7, 2017-Sep 30, 2018
  • Financial Size (PKR):
  • Geographical Coverage:
    Punjab: Attock and Chakwal KP: Tor Ghar, Mansehra, Abbotabad and Haripur

Project Brief:

Pakistan’s next General Elections (GE) are to be held in August 2018. Sungi Development Foundation (SDF) being the member of Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN), a nationwide coalition of 57 Pakistani civil society organizations (CSOs), has planned citizen observation of all phases of the general elections – long-term pre-election observation, medium-term pre-election, election-day and post-election.


  • Objective and independent observation of and reporting on GE 2018
  • Improved enforcement of electoral regulations as a result of measures for corrective actions
  • Improved public access to election-related information including observation findings through use of information technology during GE 2018