Democracy Volunteers

Observing elections to improve democracy

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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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

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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

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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

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FINAL REPORT – UK General Election 08/06/17

Twenty teams made up of 73 observers made up in teams of 2, 3 or 4, who were registered with the UK’s Electoral Commission, made 642 separate observations in 507 … Continue reading

June 20, 2017 · 5 Comments

INTERIM REPORT – UK General Election 08/06/17

Twenty teams made up of 73 observers made up in teams of 2, 3 or 4, who were registered with the UK’s Electoral Commission, made 650 separate observations in 485 polling stations across the United Kingdom. … Continue reading

June 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

FINAL REPORT – Lancashire County Council Elections (Pendle) 04/05/17

A team of four observers, registered with the UK’s Electoral Commission, made 33 separate observations in 29 different polling stations across Pendle. Each observation teams was split into pairs to allow for objective … Continue reading

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