On February 28, the Atlantic Council hosted an event on Mexico's recent electoral reforms and the role of the Federal Electoral Tribunal.
A referendum on the status of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea will be held on March 30.
Violent protests rocked Bosnia-Herzegovina in early February -- the worst since the war ended in 1996.
The creation of a caretaker administration in Ukraine has been delayed until Thursday, 27 February, as Acting President Oleksander TURCHYNOV attempts to negotiate a unity government amid political infighting and economic collapse.
Official results from the first round of voting in Costa Rica show no candidate crossing the 40 percent threshold.
Venezuelan police have raided the headquarters of the opposition Popular Will Party, after a week of violent student protests.
Voters cast their votes on three proposals in Switzerland, including one to limit immigration.
Yoichi Masuzoe won the early election to replace Naoki Inose as Governor of Tokyo.
A referendum has narrowly passed that will force the Swiss government to impose immigration quotas and restrict migrant labor from European Union countries.
Salvador Sanchez Ceren falls short of absolute majority in first round of presidential elections, meaning a run-off will be held on March 9, 2014.
With almost 90% of votes counted in Costa Rica, a run-off appears likely in presidential election.
Gagauzia, an autonomous region in Moldova, held three referendums on their desires for the future of their region.
The Tunisian parliament has approved a caretaker cabinet to lead the country until new elections are held.
Despite lukewarm support, President Juan Manuel SANTOS is favored to win four more years in Colombia's upcoming presidential election.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola AZAROV has resigned, amid massive protests in Kiev.
On October 5, Brazilians will head to the polls to elect a new president, along with new representatives, senators, state governors and state legislators.
Egyptian voters participated in a referendum to approve the new 2014 Egyptian constitution.
The interim parliament of the CAR has elected Catherine SAMBA-PANZA to replace president and former Seleka rebel leader Michel DJOTODIA.
On January 13, an estimated 170,000 protesters began a “shutdown” of Bangkok, designed to force Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to step down.
With 99.89 percent of polling results in, the Malagasy Election Commission has declared Finance Minister Hery Rajaonarimampianina the winner of the presidential election.
Contested elections in Bangladesh return Prime Minister Hasina's Awami League to power.
The new leader of the Democratic Party Matteo Renzi proposes three alternatives to the electoral law, plus other developments in India, Israel, Colombia, and Myanmar.
With only one opposition party participating, the Union for Democracy wins a parliamentary majority in the second round of voting.
The Rally for Mali, along with allied parties, have won a majority of seats in the Malian parliamentary elections.
A busy September saw eleven nationwide elections, three referendums in Switzerland, and regional elections in Iraqi Kurdistan.