Implementation of the MECS project started end of September 2017 and it is a basket fund pooling resources from various development partners and is managed by UNDP. The primary goal of the Project is to assist in Malawi’s consensual development of procedural certainty among key electoral stakeholders. This goal arises against the backdrop of a unique opportunity for transformation that has arisen from electoral and political reform processes.
The Malawi Electoral Commission ably holds free, inclusive, and credible tripartite elections in 2019.
- The MEC is trusted as an impartial entity with the capacity to credibly administer and manage elections in accordance with its national and international obligation
- Women’s political empowerment throughout the electoral cycle is strengthened.
- Support CMD in its efforts to improve the ability of political parties to contribute to orderly elections.
- Effective and efficient management, partnership formation, and monitoring and evaluation of the project.