October, 2015

يستند هذا التقرير إلى المعلومات التي تم جمعها من خالل الجهود المستمرة لبعثة منظمة "الديمقراطية الدولية "لمراقبة واستكماالا للعمل الذي بدأ في ديسمبر 5702 وال يزال مستمرا في كل الدور ات االنتخابية المتتابعة، عقد االنتخابات في مصر. الفريق األساسي للمنظمة من المصريين و المختصين الدوليين المتفانين الكثير من االجتماعات مع األطراف المعنية ما بين فبراير- مايو 5702. وعلى الرغم أننا نؤمن بأن هذا التقرير يعكس النتائج الجماعية للمتابعين من الفريق األساسي، تتحمل منظمة "الديمقراطية الدولية" المسؤولية الكاملة عن المحتوى الوارد به

Electionelection monitoringElection Observation
July, 2015

Afghanistan’s 2014 election process proved once again that major challenges remain in the country’s pursuit of democracy and political stability. The narrative of the 2014 Afghan elections spanned more than 260 days and has been well chronicled by domestic and international observers and other key stakeholders. The problems and failures of the 2014 election process were similar to those encountered in each of the Afghan elections conducted since 2004.

July, 2015

This report presents Democracy International’s observation and analysis of Egypt’s House of Representatives electoral process. DI observers were present in Egypt from February-May 2015 when DI suspended its in-country observation activities. The report covers the period from candidate registration until after the announcement of the delay in the electoral process, including part of the important recent legislative amendment process.

April, 2015

This paper discusses important considerations for
conducting an audit and provides some recent comparative examples from past
elections that help illuminate these key considerations. Rules and regulations
for polling, counting, and reviewing ballots should be sufficiently robust to
avoid needing an intensive audit. However, in developing and post-conflict
democracies in particular, it is important at the outset of an electoral
process for an EMB to conduct comprehensive scenario mapping and planning to

ElectionElection AuditElection Integrity
March, 2015

In 2014, Afghanistan held presidential and provincial council elections, which resulted in the National Unity Government (NUG) with Dr. Ashraf Ghani as President and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah as the country’s Chief Executive Officer. The six-month election process was punctuated by serious allegations of electoral fraud and political stalemate, causing uncertainty in the country about the future of its government.

Afghanistancivic educationElectionssurvey
January, 2015

A new Democracy International report details findings from its international election observation mission to the 2014 Afghanistan presidential and provincial council elections. Given the prospect of a democratic and peaceful transfer of power, Afghans and the international community alike looked upon these elections as a critical opportunity to consolidate the gains made toward democratization and as an important milestone in Afghanistan’s political history.

AfghanistanInternational Election Observation
September, 2014

In the wake of allegations of widespread fraud substantively similar to those unaddressed after the 2009 and 2010 elections, serious electoral reform remains essential for democracy to succeed in Afghanistan. Despite this, the 2014 elections will result in an unprecedented peaceful transfer of power from one president to another with the inauguration of Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Monday, September 29, 2014.

AfghanistanElection Observation
July, 2014

Democracy International (DI) organized a comprehensive international observation mission for the presidential election in Egypt in May 2014. DI concluded that disregard for Egyptians' rights and freedoms prevented a genuine, democratic presidential election. This observation report details the findings of DI's mission to observe the presidential election and offers recommendations for Egypt to broaden political space and begin to improve the political environment.

Egyptelection monitoring
July, 2014

نظمت "الديمقراطية الدولية" بعثة متابعة دولية شاملة من أجل الانتخابات الرئاسية المصرية في مايو 2014، وتوصلت المنظمة إلى أن تجاهل حقوق المصريين وحرياتهم حال دون إجراء انتخابات رئاسية حقيقية وديمقراطية. ويعرض تقرير المتابعة هذا بالتفصيل النتائج التي انتهت إليها بعثة المنظمة لمتابعة الانتخابات الرئاسية كما يعرض توصيات لمصر بهدف توسيع المجال السياسي والأخذ في تحسين البيئة السياسية.

EgyptInternational Election Observation
April, 2014

Democracy International (DI) organized a comprehensive international observation mission for the constitutional referendum in Egypt on January 14 and 15, 2014. Although the actual administration of the process on the referendum days appeared to allow those citizens who participated to express their will, DI concluded that the restrictive political climate in Egypt impaired the referendum process. The referendum took place against a backdrop of arrests and detention of dissenting voices.