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 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.
26 Oct 2020 | Election FAQs
On October 31, Georgian voters will determine whether the ruling party will remain in power. To help you understand this important electoral process, IFES provides Frequently Asked Questions on...
19 Oct 2020 | Election FAQs
On Tuesday, November 3, Americans will vote in the country’s first general elections to take place during a pandemic since 1918. To help you understand this important electoral process, IFES...
9 Oct 2020 | Election FAQs
Voters in Tajikistan have only had one president since 1994 and will go to the polls on October 11 to vote in the next election. To help you understand this important electoral...
8 Oct 2020 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, October 25, Ukrainian voters will go to the polls to vote in local elections. To help you understand this important electoral process, IFES provides Frequently Asked Questions on...
2 Oct 2020 | Election FAQs
On Sunday, October 4, Kyrgyz voters will go to the polls to vote for the 120 deputes in the Jogorku Kenesh, a unicameral parliament.
30 Sep 2020 | Election FAQs
Starting on Friday, October 2, Czech voters will go to the polls to vote for one-third of the Senate and members of regional councils. To help you understand this important electoral process,...

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