Welcome to ACTIL Gender and Elections Resource Center.

Somewhere in Africa, an election has taken place or is being planned. We bring together a rich collection of resource materials covering analyses on laws, policies, practices, training manuals, political party manifestos and individual women experiences on gender & elections.

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All you need to know about resources, for African countries.

Explore a diverse collection of resource materials on election laws, practices, policies, civic education, research & surveys.



Get to know women who have played a transformational role from across the continents and also learn from their individual experiences on gender and elections.

Only 2 Female Presidents in Africa

President of Liberia,Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was the first female to become president in Africa and the second female to become president in Africa is the President of Malawi, Joyce Banda.

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