This is a web archive of the Election Observation: Theory and Practice Project (EOTP). As of September 2016, the project is frozen and does not conduct any activity. However, you are welcome to learn about the elections and election observation in Belarus and other countries of Europe.
The paper "Election Observation, civic society and democratisation: international experience and possibilities for Belarus" was written by Aliaksandr Bystryk specially for the project "Election Observation: Theory and Practice" thanks to the
On 26 May the future President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko stated that Belarus and his country can cooperate to help Lukashenka take steps towards establishing a democracy. Poroshenko also said thatLukashenka could consider him a friend, and their countries share common interests.
As a result of observation of the election to the local council of deputies, project observers indicated the violations of the procedure of mobile voting, attempts of artificial turnout inflation, coercion to vote and the
The group of short-term international observers from Belarus Watch, presented preliminary results of the observation of the presidential election in Georgia on 27 October 2013. Observers visited 205 polling stations across the country. The conduct of election on the election day was positively assessed although minor irregularities took place.