Democracy Volunteers

Observing elections to improve democracy

FINAL REPORT – Tower Hamlets Mayoral and Council Elections 03/05/18

The mission deployed a series of observers to attend several aspects of the electoral process in Tower Hamlets. Before polling day a team of 2 attended the Council’s briefing to … Continue reading

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FINAL REPORT – English Local Elections (including Voter ID Pilots) 03/05/18

All observers were trained and briefed on the process of observation in the days before polling day. The briefing for the Northern Councils was held in Manchester on Saturday 28th … Continue reading

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SPECIAL REPORT – Voter ID Pilots in English Local Elections 03/05/18

Democracy Volunteers deployed teams across the five councils conducting Voter ID Pilots on May 3rd. Teams of observers were deployed as follows: Bromley          2 Teams of four observers Gosport … Continue reading

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FINAL REPORT – Netherlands Municipal Elections & Advisory Referendum 21/03/18

The mission deployed 4 observers in two teams of two. These were registered with The Netherlands’s Ministry of The Interior and Kingdom Relations. These four observers were accredited to observe … Continue reading

April 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Democracy Volunteers Speak to UK Parliament’s All Party Parliamentary Group on Catalonia

After Democracy Volunteers’ successful deployment to the Catalonian regional elections on December 21st 2017, as attendees of the voting, the UK Parliament’s special interest group for Catalonia (the All Party … Continue reading

February 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

FINAL REPORT – Finnish Presidential Election 28/01/18

The mission deployed 6 observers in three teams of two. These were registered with Finland’s Ministry of Justice, and accredited to observe across Finland. They made 41 separate observations in … Continue reading

February 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

INTERIM REPORT – Alyn & Deeside National Assembly for Wales By-Election 06/02/18

A team of 6 observers registered with, and accredited by, the UK’s Electoral Commission, made 44 separate observations in 41 different polling stations across the Alyn and Deeside National Assembly constituency. … Continue reading

February 6, 2018 · Leave a comment