Client: USAID and the Government of Liberia
Year Completed: October 2017
The purpose of the Liberia Administrative and Systems strengthening (LASS) program was to work with the Liberian National Elections Commission (NEC) to develop key institutional systems, policies, and procedures in areas such as human resources, budgeting and financial management, asset management, strategic planning, and procurement.
Moreover, it supported elections activity to support the NEC to improve its administrative and management systems to be able to more effectively fulfill its mandate to conduct free, fair, and credible elections. This thirty-month, $4 million project was carried out in Liberia through October 2017.
IBI is supporting the Liberian government, with the aim of reaching these strategic goals:
Strengthened Liberian institutions positioned to drive inclusive economic growth and poverty reduction;
More effective, accountable, and inclusive governance, and strengthened capacity to implement election processes; and
Improved NEC capabilities to manage the full election cycle with decreased technical support.