Election Obligations & Standards Database
"Where the government may provide funds for campaigning, this should be done on a fair and equitable basis."
OSCE (ODIHR): Election Observation Handbook (Fifth Edition)
, p. 47
Election Observation Handbook (Fifth Edition)
Where legislation allows for public funding, private funding, or a mix of the two, legislation should ensure that all political parties and candidates are treated equitably with respect to campaign finance and expenditures.