Where we work

In 2012-15, WFD is supporting major parliamentary strengthening programmes in the following countries:
            
           Africa
           Africa Liberal Network
           Democratic Republic of Congo           
           East African Legislative Assembly – regional programme  
           Kenya
           Nigeria
           Uganda      
        
           Asia
           Kyrgyzstan
           Pakistan  
             
           Europe 
           Bosnia & Herzegovina
           Georgia - toward greater integration    
           Georgia - supporting civil society
           Western Balkans – regional programme   
           
           Middle East & North Africa
           Iraq: supporting the Kurdistan regional parliament   
           Iraq: supporting the Kurdistan and Baghdad legislatures           
           Jordan: parliamentary reform and youth engagement 
           Jordan: parliamentary research centre             
           Morocco - supporting parliamentary democracy l
           Morocco - supporting parliamentary democracy ll          
           Tunisia- supporting democratic transition    
           Tunisia - supporting parliamentary and multi-party democracy      
           MENA-wide: women’s leadership     
           MENA-wide: policy development

In addition, the Westminster political parties’ international offices work with like-minded sister-parties in many of these countries (and elsewhere) focusing on capacity-building in the following areas: policy-based platforms; political and ideological identity; structure and capacity to communicate internally; networks and local structures including women and youth; ability to communicate with the electorate.  If you are an MP, former MP, peer or have expertise in parliamentary and political party assistance and would like to get involved please write to  MPs.register@wfd.org