Guided by the principle that timely and reliable information about electoral preparations and early warning signs can mitigate the spread of electoral violence, Nigerian GNDEM member Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) launched a unique Pre-Election Observation, PREO, ahead of the nation’s long-anticipated...
TMG PREO: Analyzing and Visualizing Nigerian Pre-Election Trends
CaFFE, CMEV and PAFFREL Mobilize for Milestone Sri Lanka Election
On 8 January, Sri Lankans cast their votes in the country’s seventh presidential election -- a highly competitive early election between incumbent Mahinda Rajapaksa and former health minister and recent ruling party defector Maithripala Sirisena. Fears of violence in the pre-election period to influence voters, or in the post-election period as retribution or a disruption tactic, as well as concerns about abuse of state resources in light of...