International Idea

The MEPA is organized in collaboration with International IDEA, the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance, a global intergovernmental organization with a mission to support sustainable democracy building. It has 29 Member States representing Africa, the Americas, Asia Pacific and Europe.  It is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has offices worldwide including in Addis Ababa, Brussels, The Hague and New York. International IDEA is a Permanent Observer to the UN.

International IDEA’s mission is to support sustainable democratic change by providing comparative knowledge, and assisting in democratic reform, and influencing policies and politics.

Here you can download the 2014 International IDEA designed “Model Curriculum – Master of Electoral Policy and Administration” developed by International IDEA for a Master in Electoral Policy and Administration that will be piloted for the first time by the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna.