On May 31, citizens of the Republic of Ireland will head to the polls to vote “Yes” or “No” on the country’s referendum regarding the European Union’s Fiscal Treaty.
Sarah Hill has published a study in the American Review of Public Administration, “Election Administration Finance in California Counties”, which examines the determinants of election administration costs.
After dissolving Parliament in March, Lesotho’s King Lestie III declared that elections for the 120- member National Assembly will take place on May 26, 2012.
In a new paper in the Journal of Politics, Alberto Simpser and Daniela Donno argue that high-quality election monitoring, by preventing certain forms of election fraud, can cause incumbent leaders to resort to tactics that have a negative effect on overall governance in the country.
The International Republican Institute (IRI) has released a survey on democratic governance in Cambodia, which explores views on the direction of the nation, quality of life and voter satisfaction towards government services.
The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) has released a white paper, which presetns a set of practical definitions that will help election managers, experts and observers to accurately identify and address the problem of electoral fraud.
The International Republican Institute (IRI) has released a survey on democratic governance in Indonesia, which provides views on the direction of the province and citizen satisfaction towards local government services, policies and institutions.
The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) has released a briefing on the upcoming election in Armenia's May 6 National Assembly elections.
The Asia Foundation has released a report on governance in Afghanistan entitled "Formal and Informal Governance in Afghanistan."
In An Integrated Approach to Elections and Conflict, IFES links the conflict cycle and the electoral cycle to highlight effective conflict-sensitive electoral management strategies.
On May 6th, Armenians will head to the polls to vote for members of their 131 seat National Assembly, the Azgayin Zhoghov.
The National Democratic Institute has released a Focus Group report on democracy in the Democratic Republic of Congo entitled "Reach Out To Us: Findings from Focus Groups with Young Men and Women in the Democratic Republic of Congo."
The International Republican Institute has released a survey regarding democratic governance in Indonesia entitled "South Sulawesi, Indonesia Provincial Opinion Poll."