The NEC is responsible for conducting all public elections in the Republic of Sierra Leone. The Commissioners are appointed subject to the approval of Parliament, which ensures that the Commission is not prejudiced towards or against any particular political party or politician. Among other things the NEC website presents the final election results. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The Guide contains election entries for all national-level presidential, parliamentary, and legislative elections. It also has information on important national referenda. Other elections (e.g., local, municipal, mayoral) may also be occasionally included. [according to sie editor`s information]
International IDEA is an intergovernmental organization that supports sustainable democracy worldwide. Its objective is to strengthen democratic institutions and processes.
It acts as a catalyst for democracy building by providing knowledge resources, expertise and a platform for debate on democracy issues. It works together with policy makers, donor governments, UN organizations and agencies, regional organizations and others engaged in democracy building.
* Knowledge resources, in the form of expert networks, databases, handbooks and websites;
* Policy proposals to provoke debate and action on democracy;
* Assistance with democratic reform in response to specific national requests.
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Research papers, some in French, are downloadable....
EISA is non-profit organisation, established 1996 and based in Johannesburg, that strives for credible elections, participatory democracy, human rights culture, and the strengthening of governance institutions. Having field offices in Kinshasa (DR Congo), Antananarivo (Madagascar), Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire), N'djamema (Chad), Khartoum (Sudan), Bujumbura (Burundi), Nairobi (Kenya) and Maputo (Mozambique) its regional focus is no more on Southern Africa alone. EISA works in a number of programme areas, including
* Democracy, conflict management and electoral education
* Elections and political processes
* Balloting and electoral services
* Governance (political partes, APRM, institutions of governance and local governance)
* Online Democracy Encyclopedia
* Research and information (including a specialised library and in house publications).
EISA's work is supported by local, regional and international funding organisations.
A number of reports is downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The mission of the Independent Electoral Commission is to deliver free and fair elections in which all members of the electorate have the ability to make informed choices and exercise their rights to vote for their chosen parties.
The site provides encompassing information on past elections, election legislation, voting and results. Some research papers are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
La CENI Burkina Faso a pour mission de garantir la neutralité et l'impartialité lors de l'organisation d'élections libres, démocratiques et transparentes. Le site informe sur le processus électoral, les élections municipales, législatives et présidentielles, et présente les résultats. [rédaction ilissAfrica]
The IEC is an autonomous non-partisan organisation which is committed to providing equal and equitable service to Batswana without fear or favour, through conducting and delivering free and fair elections in an efficient and effective manner, according to universally accepted electoral principles, procedures and practices. ... [according to editor's information]
The site presents information of the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) around the presidential and parliamentary elections of 2004 (party manifestos, candidates, voting procedures, results, observers' reports). The site is maintained by SDNP, a UNDP supported Malawi Government Programme to assist with development of Internet and Information Services in the country. ... [editors ilissAfrica]