Elections | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Fears of infection have been overruled by political concerns.
The country’s recent parliamentary elections show process of tentative change is real.
Participants hope to boost political involvement and awareness.
The international community blamed for a succession of events that led to the 2008 conflict.
Even in developing democracies, political institutions remain vulnerable to capture by the super-rich.
13 Jan 11
They may be far from home, but southern Sudanese living abroad relish opportunity to vote on the future of their homeland.
13 Jan 11
Referendum allowing President Nazarbaev to stay on without election would be bad for democracy, critics say.
16 Dec 10
With final election results released, unsuccessful contenders from Pashtun group say they were systematically excluded.
18 Nov 10
Months in the making, what lies in store for the new Baghdad administration?
12 Nov 10
Corrugated jungle that is Africa's second largest slum was one of the flashpoints of ethnic violence following Kenya's 2007 election.
11 Nov 10
The Hague’s chief prosecutor Serge Brammertz visits Belgrade next week to prepare his twice-yearly report on Serbia’s cooperation regarding the arrest of Hague indictees Ratko Mladic and Goran Hadzic.
8 Nov 10
Opposition parties and international observers allege numerous irregularities.
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