Kenyan Election Signals Need to Overhaul U.S. Policy Toward Nascent Democracies

Publication Date: January 2008

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Brett D. Schaefer; Steven Groves

Research Area: Government

Keywords: PublicDiplomacy; Democracy; fraud; rule of law

Type: Brief

Coverage: Kenya


The U.S. must overhaul its policy of issuing official statements following elections and adopt new measures to bolster democracy in developing nations.