Election Obligations & Standards Database
"Confidence in the system may be inspired, at least initially, by ensuring equitable political representation in the commission or equivalent body, but it can also lead to weak and ineffective administration."
IPU: Codes of Conduct for Elections
, para. 2.5.3
Codes of Conduct for Elections
Recruitment of election authority staff that is transparent, efficient, and equitable should instill public confidence in the body.