Electoral Support Project (ESP) Phase II​

ESP

Institutional Strengthening and Professional Development Support for the Electoral Commission in Nepal.

The Electoral Support Project (ESP) is a technical assistance initiative focused on long-term institutional capacity development of the Election Commission of Nepal (ECN) for conducting credible, inclusive and transparent elections.

The project is aligned with the Strategic Plan of the ECN (2015- 2019) and contributes to Sustainable Development Goals 16 (Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions), 5 (Gender Equality) and 10 (Reduced Inequalities)

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Women and People from Marginalized Groups (Dalit) Encouraged to Participate to Local Election as Candidates in 1,875 Events at Grassroots Level. Over 3,500 Did Run and Over 1,000 Were Elected.

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Voters Reached Cirectly in 8000 Community-Level Voter Education Events in 28 Districts for the Local Elections.
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Next Local Elections

Videos

EU Ambassador in Nepal Veronica Cody inauguration speech on World Press Freedom Day 2019

Valerie Julliand Inauguration speech on World Press Freedom Day 2019

Photos

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Promoting peaceful election Pachthar District 22 April 2017

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Orientation on gender exercise

Where we work

Our objectives

Credible, inclusive and transparent elections of local units, provincial and federal parliaments held.

Increased participation of women and vulnerable groups in the upcoming elections as voters and candidates.

Election Commission capable of organizing future elections with minimal foreign assistance.