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PACE delegation to observe elections in Tunisia

21/10/2014 | Election observation

An eleven-member delegation from the Parliamentary Assembly, headed by Andreas Gross (Switzerland, SOC), will be in Tunisia from 23 to 27 October to observe the 26 October parliamentary elections.

PACE to observe the early parliamentary elections in Ukraine

21/10/2014 | Election observation

A 36-member delegation, led by Christopher Chope, will observe the conduct of the early parliamentary elections alongside observers from the OSCE-PA, European Parliament, NATO-PA and OSCE-ODIHR.

Elections in Bosnia and Herzegovina held in competitive environment

13/10/2014 | Election observation

While the general elections in Bosnia and Herzegovina were held in a competitive environment, the interethnic divide was a key factor. The lack of a shared vision in the country’s future hinders the reforms necessary.

Ukraine: statement of the pre-electoral delegation

09/10/2014 | Election observation

The election campaign is being conducted in very challenging circumstances, due to the continuing war in the eastern part of Ukraine and the Russian illegal annexation of Crimea, a PACE pre-electoral delegation said.

PACE to observe general elections in Bosnia and Herzegovina

08/10/2014 | Election observation

A 30-member led by Tiny Kox (Netherlands, UEL), will be in Bosnia and Herzegovina from 9 to 13 October to observe the holding of the general elections, alongside observers from the OSCE-PA and the ODIHR.

Bulgaria election: well run, but undermined by a thin campaign and vote-buying claims

06/10/2014 | Election observation

Although Bulgaria’s elections were well administered and fundamental freedoms respected, allegations of irregularities affected public confidence in the integrity of the process, international observers said.

Pre-electoral visit to Ukraine

02/10/2014 | Election observation

A delegation led by Christopher Chope will carry out a pre-electoral mission to Ukraine on 7-8 October, to assess the election campaign and political climate prior to the early parliamentary elections on 26 October.

Early parliamentary elections in Bulgaria: statement by the PACE pre-electoral delegation

19/09/2014 | Election observation

“The best possibility to improve democracy is when people take part in the democratic process. The Bulgarian civil society should show its strength by participating in the elections in large numbers ” said Doris Fiala.

Bosnia and Herzegovina: statement by the PACE pre-electoral delegation

19/09/2014 | Election observation

A pre-electoral delegation from the PACE visited Sarajevo and Banja Luka to assess the election campaign and the preparation of the general elections to be held on 12 October.

Pre-electoral visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina

16/09/2014 | Election observation

A delegation led by Tiny Kox will carry out a pre-electoral mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina from 17 to 19 September, to assess the election campaign and political climate prior to the general elections on 12 October.

Pre-electoral visit to Bulgaria

16/09/2014 | Election observation

A delegation led by Doris Fiala will carry out a pre-electoral mission to Sofia on 18-19 September to assess the election campaign and political climate prior to the early parliamentary elections in Bulgaria on 5 October.

Presidential candidates in Turkey able to campaign freely, but playing field not level

11/08/2014 | Election observation

Three candidates, representing different political positions, were generally able to campaign freely, and freedoms of assembly and association were respected in the presidential election in Turkey, international election observers said today.