Election Obligations & Standards Database
"The constitutional and legal framework should: guarantee fundamental freedoms and human rights, promote good governance and the values of political stability."
EISA and Electoral Commission Forum of SADC Countries: Principles for Election Management, Monitoring, and Observation in the SADC Region
, p. 7
Principles for Election Management, Monitoring, and Observation in the SADC Region
Laws must be consistent with international human rights.