Welcome

Welcome to the Transparent Election Foundation of Afghanistan (TEFA). We are honored to serve you, the voters of Afghanistan. Our mission is to ensure Transparent, free and fair election in Afghanistan.

Transparent Elections Foundation of Afghanistan (TEFA), is one of the most eminent, prestigious, and goal-oriented oversight body in the country, founded to achieve the momentous objective of strengthening and ensuring ever-growing transparency, fairness, and impartiality in political and societal proceedings of Afghanistan and to heighten the level of cohesion among public and the Afghan Government by upholding democratic values and principles. TEFA is a proud member of a prominent network of 48 CSOs, in addition to holding active membership of 3 of the largest most reputable international networks encompassing GENDEM, HWPL, and ANFREL. As a proactive independent observer foundation, TEFA has widely and effectively overseen and evaluated the electoral processes in the midst of 2009, 2010, and 2014 in the Afghanistan and has played a substantial role in championing women’s rights, consolidating the effective role of Civil Society Organizations in terms of social affairs, electoral reforms, advocacy, and professional and objective monitoring and supervision from all phases of elections.

This website provides you with information on Afghanistan election observation missions and observation findings, election guidelines and reports. Please don’t hesitate to let us have your comments and suggestions for us to make improvements in electoral reforms in Afghanistan. We look forward to your continued support in elections in Afghanistan. We have trained and deployed more than 7200 observers in 2018 parliamentary elections. Making us the largest and most organized election observer network in Afghanistan. We deploy election observers in all 34 provinces of Afghanistan. TEFA conduct election observation missions to enhance the fundamental right to suffrage and protect election transparency. As the chairperson of TEFA, it is my pride to carry and represent the organization’s legacy and tradition of upholding electoral reforms and transparency through meaningful observation.  All information contained in this website reflects our organization’s pursuit of the truth, independence, and utmost professionalism, virtues which each TEFA election observers try to live by. I Hope that this TEFA website will be an instrument of spreading the ground realities of Afghan democracy and electoral issues.

We enjoin you to be a part of this mission of civil mobility and volunteer observation! Feel free to reach TEFA through [email protected]

Naeem Ayubzada

TEFA Chairperson