As part of it's ongoing coverage of the upcoming election in Afghanistan, The National Democratic Institute (NDI) has released an election update brief, which highlights observations form NDI's observation mission in the country. The brief contains information on the political parties registration and campaign material.
As part of it's ongoing coverage of the upcoming election in Afghanistan, The National Democratic Institute (NDI) has released an election update brief, which highlights observations form NDI's observation mission in the country. The brief contains information on the number of polling stations as well as Independent Election Commission (IEC) efforts to combat fraud.
The National Democratic Institute (NDI) has released an election update brief, highlighting the situation in Afghanistan ahead of the upcoming parliamentary poll. The brief contains observations from NDI's team, as well information on the political, security and women's rights situation.
In the Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych's Party of Regions has passed new legislation, which substantially alters the electoral law for local elections. The National Democratic Institute (NDI) and the International Republican Institute (IRI) have released a breakdown of the recent changes, and explain the consequences of the new code.
NDI and the Al-Hayat Center for Civil Society Development have launched a campaign to mobilize young voters for Jordan's November parliamentary elections. As part of the campaign, they have published the findings of recent survey designed to measure Jordanian youths' political apathy and behavior during the previous election.
On September 5, Moldovans will go to the polls to vote on a referendum over constitutional revisions. The referendum comes after a year-long political stalemate that has left the country without a permanent president. The International Republican Institute (IRI), has released a survey of Moldova public opinion (PDF)
A National Democratic Institute report examines the role of CEDAW in affecting cultural change in Burkina Faso with regard to women's roles and rights.
In anticipation of Myanmar's upcoming election, which still does not have a date, NDI has released an analysis of the the country's new electoral framework, and concludes that it is fundamentally undemocratic.
IFES has released the third report on its Amatora mu Mahoro project, which tracks incidents of violence, risk indicators, and peace initiatives throughout the country. The report covers the period from May 31 to July 4. While the number of incidents declined, election violence remains localized.
The Amatori mu Mahoro project recently released a report on political stalemate and preventing potential election violence in Burundi.