Presidential elections are scheduled for July in Mali, and are viewed by Malians as a major step in the country’s recovery from a coup
IRI today released its latest poll of Georgian public opinion; a comprehensive analysis of attitudes regarding the current Georgian economic, social and political landscape.
Members of Moldovan civil society have joined together to condemn a series of parliamentary actions that would allow parliament to remove constitutional court judges and that raise the threshold for political parties to enter parliament.
Showing courage and resolve in the face of deadly challenges, Pakistanis went to the polls May 11 to elect a new government that will be a critical step in the country’s return to democracy, the National Democratic Institute (NDI) said today.
NDI’s survey work is funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and carried out by the Caucasus Research Resource Center (CRRC).
We must understand the relationship of technology to Kenya’s vote counting process as a managerial failure before a technological one.
Paul Fagan, Director of Africa programs at IRI, testified before the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations.
Keith Jennings testified April 16 before the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations.
“The degree to which Albania’s citizens view these elections as credible turns largely on the extent to which the entire electoral process is administered in a professional and nonpartisan manner,” the delegation said. “But a democratic election can also be placed beyond reach if the present level of political polarization and the prospect of political manipulation of the process are not checked.”
In mid-March, Yemen began its National Dialogue, bringing together political and civil society leaders from diverse political backgrounds to discuss the direction the country will take.