Election FAQs

From Afghanistan to Zambia, the International Foundations for Electoral Systems (IFES) provides informative Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on elections. IFES’ FAQs cover a range of important questions – detailing everything from Election Day procedures to electoral legal frameworks to provisions to provide access for persons with disabilities – offering comprehensive primers of important electoral processes.

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7 Jun 2021 | Election FAQs
On Monday, June 21, Ethiopian voters will go to the polls for general elections. To help you understand this important electoral process, IFES provides Frequently Asked Questions. 
2 Jun 2021 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, June 6, voters will go to the polls for the largest elections in Mexico’s history. To help you understand this important electoral process, IFES provides Frequently Asked Questions.
20 Apr 2021 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, April 25, Albanian voters will go to the polls for parliamentary elections. The elections are critical for Albania’s European future due to ongoing efforts in the European Union accession...
9 Apr 2021 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, April 11, Kyrgyzstan’s voters will go to the polls for local elections and a constitutional referendum.
1 Apr 2021 | Election FAQs
On Saturday April 10, Maldivian voters will go to the polls for Local Council elections. For the first time, Women’s Development Committee representatives, who are responsible for upholding women’s...
31 Mar 2021 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, April 4, Bulgarian voters will go to the polls for parliamentary elections. Voters will have the choice in more than 9,000 polling stations to cast their ballot by new voting machines or...
7 Jan 2021 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, January 10, Kyrgyzstan's voters will go to the polls for an early presidential election.
23 Dec 2020 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, December 27, Nigerien voters will go to the polls for legislative elections and the first round of the presidential election.
25 Nov 2020 | Election FAQs
On Wednesday, December 9, Indonesians will vote for governors, mayors and regents, who are collectively known as regional heads. 
17 Nov 2020 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, November 22, Burkinabè voters will go to the polls for presidential, legislative and provincial elections. The elections constitute a...
9 Nov 2020 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, November 15, Bosnians in 120 municipalities, 21 cities and the Brčko District will vote in local elections. Though the elections were originally scheduled for October 4, funding delays and...
30 Oct 2020 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, November 1, Moldovans will directly elect the next president for the first time since 2000 – the result of a 2016 Constitutional Court ruling.

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