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  • From October 1 The Asia Foundation has release reports on a weekly basis and from November 1 twice a week until the elections. The mapping exercise will cover 11 different types of incidences and provide accompanying trend analysis in each report. The 11 incidences to be documented are: a) murder...

  • The next elections for the President of Georgia will be conducted on 27th October 2013. These will be the 6th Presidential elections in the country since independence after the break-up of the Soviet Union in 1991. The most recent Presidential elections were held in 2008.
    Georgia has a President, a...

  • This paper presents findings from an empirical study of the 2008 Kenyan crisis, aimed at exploring the role and effectiveness of the international development and diplomatic communities’ response. This response involved working to ameliorate the fragile political environment that followed the...

  • Elections are a defining characteristic of democracy, and thus form an integral part of the democratization process. Over the past decade, electoral systems and processes have become a centerpiece of UN peacekeeping missions and post-conflict democratization projects undertaken by intergovernmental...

  • Paper presented by Charles Lasham at the 10th European Conference of Electoral Management Bodies organized by the European Commission for Democracy Through Law (Venice Commission) in Co-operation with the Central Electoral Commission of Moldova.
     
    Impartiality of Electoral Management...

  • The International Centre for Parliamentary Studies (ICPS), together with his Excellency Irfan Abdool Rahman, Electoral Commissioner of Mauritius hosted this year’s Electoral Affairs Symposium in Mauritius. The three-day event was chaired by Charles Lasham, Director of Electoral Affairs at...

  • Ghana held its sixth consecutive elections since its democratic transition in 1992 on December 7, 2012 to elect a president and members of parliament in 275 electoral constituencies. This exercise provides vital lessons for Kenya as we prepare for the first general elections under the new...