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News / January 21, 2021

Promoting More Policy-Focused Parties Through Civic Organizing


Promoting More Policy-Focused Parties Through Civic Organizing

Thursday, January 14, 2020, 8 AM ET

Developing more vibrant and inclusive political parties requires citizen-centered approaches that help people increase their engagement with and influence over political parties. With funding from USAID’s Global Elections and Political Transitions Leader with Award grant, CEPPS examined lessons learned from programming in four countries. For direct access to our publications, factsheets, and more please visit our technical leadership website.

Please find a recording of our event below:


  • Julie Denham – Senior Advisor, Democratic Political Processes, USAID
  • Louise Fahnbulleh – Democracy and Governance Specialist, USAID/Liberia
  • Courtney Hess – Program Manager, NDI
  • Moderated by: Sef Ashiagbor, Senior Advisor for Political Party Programs, NDI

For more information, follow us on Twitter @CEPPS. For event Tweeting, please use the hashtag: #PoliticalParticipation

This event is made possible by the generous support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through CEPPS. Established in 1995, CEPPS pools the expertise of three premier international organizations dedicated to democratic development: IFES, the International Republican Institute and National Democratic Institute. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID or the United States Government.

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