This month marks the one year anniversary of the launch of the Declaration of Global Principles for Nonpartisan Election Observation and Monitoring by Citizen Organizations and its code of conduct at the the United Nations Secretariat in New York. To commemorate the occasion and advance the priorities and goals of member groups, GNDEM, the Lebanese Association for Democratic...
First Implementation Meeting of the Declaration of Global Principles held in Beirut
Update: ELOG's Evaluation of the Voting Process in Kenya's Presidential Election
On 4 March, Kenyan GNDEM member the Elections Observation Group (ELOG) deployed over 7,000 citizen election observers to all 290 constituencies to observe Kenya’s hotly-contested presidential election. ELOG, a consortium of Kenyan civil society groups, carried out its inaugural observation mission during Kenya’s 2010 constitutional referendum, and this presidential election is the first to be held under...