MALDIVES 2020

Protecting Gains in Democratic Governance

International Republican Institute (IRI)

$300,000

To strengthen the resilience and effectiveness of democratically elected officials in the Maldives. The institute will conduct capacity building programs for parliamentarians and candidates running in the 2020 island, atoll, and city council elections. Programming will increase women’s engagement in politics and work with established local partners, including civil society, to promote sustainability and stakeholder buy-in.

Protecting Gains in Democratic Governance

International Republican Institute (IRI)

Supplement$150,000

To strengthen the resilience and effectiveness of democratically elected offices in the Maldives, the Institute will conduct capacity building programs for parliamentarians and candidates running in the 2020 island, atoll and city council elections. Programming will increase women’s engagement in politics and work with established local partners to promote sustainability and stakeholder buy-in.