Electoral Reform
International Services

is a UK-based not-for-profit organisation which provides support to strengthen democratic institutions, processes and culture around the world. More>

Our Vision Our Mission

We have a vision of a future in which citizens everywhere can exercise their rights and fulfil their potential in conditions of political, social and economic freedom. To that end, ERIS is committed to providing assistance and advice of the highest quality through partnerships with those involved in building democracy.

ERIS' expertise

Dame Audrey Glover DBE CMGDame Audrey Glover DBE CMG:

ERIS Board Member, Director of the OSCE’s Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) from 1994-97 and head of the UK Delegation to the UN Human Rights Commission in 1998-2003.




ERIS project in Macedonia to encourage balanced news reporting

In February 2014 ERIS started a project in Macedonia to encourage balanced news reporting, targeting 6 independent media organisations and their journalists and media personnel. More>


ERIS strengthens SADC election management bodies' capacity to manage crises

Since August 2013, ERIS has been working in partnership with the Electoral Commissions Forum of SADC Countries (ECF-SADC) to strengthen the capacity of election management bodies to prevent and deal with election-related crises. More>

2014 ERIS Annual Democracy Lecture postponed due to Lindsey Hilsum's commitments in Ukraine

We hope to rearrange the lecture for another date later this year. More>