Human rights, fundamental freedoms, democracy

Advancing human rights and democratic processes to strengthen the rule of law and enable accountable, effective institutions

Cowater International works to build and strengthen the capacities of institutional actors that are central to sound democratic processes. We work to empower non-governmental organizations (NGOs), civil society groups and stakeholders, parliaments, and electoral institutions. We aim to contribute to pluralist, accountable and participatory systems that foster stability and prosperity.


Democratization process

Cowater International supports state and societal actors in safeguarding and advancing human rights by implementing a wide range of projects, including advocating civil and political rights,…


Elections are the cornerstone of democratic societies. Cowater International’s support to electoral processes adopts the Electoral Cycle Management approach by providing assistance to Electoral Management Bodies…