Covid19 News

Hungary

Concerns over Hungary’s pending electoral code amendment

Moldova

Video observation of the voting process - a threat or a solution for transparent elections?

Ukraine

Main issues on voting day - voter bribery and attempts to falsify the vote

Ukraine

Local elections were highly competitive, violations specific to communities but not centrally planned

Ukraine

Election alert #1 - Local elections in Ukraine - a challenging context and a test for Zelensky’s party

Ukraine

Basic problems before the voting day - results from long-term monitoring

Ukraine

On the eve of local elections: agitation violations, voter bribery, unequal application of anti-COVID measures in the regions

Georgia

Concrete measures should be taken to reduce pandemic risks in parliamentary elections

Ukraine

Urgent action needed to ensure funding and guidance for anti-COVID equipment and measures

Ukraine

Need for urgent guidance on COVID19 measures and related procurements ahead of local elections

Azerbaijan

Deepened political crisis in Azerbaijan during the COVID-19 pandemic

Local Elections

How to organize local elections during the pandemic

Moldova

National Extraordinary Public Health Commission disregarded public consultation process, anti-COVID measures too broad

EPDE

Dossier: Impact of COVID-19 on election processes in the EaP and Russia

Azerbaijan

Petition to release convicts during the COVID-19 pandemic

Poland

Preliminary report on the first round of the presidential election

Azerbaijan

Police use excessive force dispersing protests and government crackdown on independent voices continues

Poland

ODIHR releases further opinion document on new Draft Act on conduct of Presidential election

Poland

Situation around Presidential election unconstitutional?

Georgia

Policy Alert # 2 - Electoral system agreement should be implemented without further delay

Azerbaijan

Administrative arrests and abuse against opposition activists continue amid COVID lockdown regime

GNDEM

Guidance on Election Monitoring During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Poland

Timeline of the election chaos

Election-Watch.EU

Rapid Assessment: Covid-19 & Elections in Europe

Poland

Possible restriction of citizen observers’ rights under proposed draft act

Poland

Changes to electoral law need substantial improvements to align with international democratic standards

Poland

High-speed changes to electoral law disregard international norms

Hungary

An early balance of emergency measures

Ukraine

Draft law on restricting access to information is excessive and unjustified

Azerbaijan

Abuse of COVID-19 response measures against political opponents

Azerbaijan

Politically motivated arrests and persecution during the lockdown regime

Georgia

Kremlin’s 10 Disinformation Narratives on COVID-19 in Georgia

Ukraine

Parliament must resume electoral reform and prepare for local elections

COVID-19

Postponed elections due to COVID-19