GNDEM is alarmed and concerned to learn that on Tuesday morning, 7 July, 2015, the Samara department of Russia's Ministry of Internal Affairs searched the private homes of three senior representatives of GNDEM member GOLOS. Documents and electronics were confiscated during these searches. Later in the day, searches were conducted at the GOLOS office in Moscow city. These searches and confiscations are a continuation of the attempted...
GNDEM Alert: Continued Harassment of GOLOS in Russia
GNDEM Hosts Two Global Gatherings in Johannesburg, South Africa
From 8-9 June, 2015 in Johannesburg, South Africa, GNDEM convened its Third Implementation Meeting of the Declaration of Global Principles for Nonpartisan Election Observation and Monitoring by Citizen Organizations, co-hosted by GNDEM regional network, the...
Announcing the Open Election Data Initiative
Citizens, technologists and civil society movements across the globe are demanding more openness in government, including government data, so that they can ensure public institutions are more transparent, responsive and accountable. At the same time, election management bodies (EMBs) are making public more electoral data. Citizens need to be equipped to advocate for and analyze election data, while EMBs can use emerging open election data...