"The designated institution or institutions should be given the necessary financial, human and operational resources to fulfil its mandate, as well as sufficient time to undertake its duties comprehensively and effectively."
DocumentOSCE (ODIHR): Handbook for the Observation of Campaign Finance, p. 48
- An independent monitoring body created to review political and campaign finance should have security of funding and be free from political pressure.
- An independent monitoring body created to review political and campaign finance must have autonomous capacity to seek out violations.
- Legislation should define a monitoring body's specific powers and activities.