Democracy Volunteers

Observing elections to improve democracy

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

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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

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Election Observation – ‘it’s a marathon and a sprint…!’

Democracy Volunteers’ Training Manager, Max Wheeler, has taken his job title very seriously this year and has been ‘in training’ for the past few months for the Surrey Half Marathon … Continue reading

March 8, 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

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

INTERIM REPORT – Catalonian Regional Elections 21/12/17

Four teams made up of 12 researchers, sorted into teams of 2, 3 or 4, toured Catalonia on 21st December 2017 to assess the quality of the election. The team … Continue reading

December 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

FINAL REPORT – Norwegian Parliamentary Elections 11/09/17

Three teams made up of 6 observers made up in teams of two (with a local translator), who were registered with Norway’s Directorate of Elections, and accredited by the Norwegian … Continue reading

October 31, 2017 · Leave a comment