Election Obligations & Standards Database
"The following principles must lie at the heart of the electoral system: a transparent and legitimate election process and outcome;"
EISA and Electoral Commission Forum of SADC Countries: Principles for Election Management, Monitoring, and Observation in the SADC Region
, p. 10
Principles for Election Management, Monitoring, and Observation in the SADC Region
States should promote transparency in public decision making as a means of combating corruption.