2011 Mission to Ireland (Presidential Election)

The observers visited 226 polling stations in Cork county, Cork city, Dublin county, Dublin city, Galway constituencies, Kildare constituencies, Laois-Offaly constituencies, Limerick, Longford-Westmeath and Wexford constituencies. The mission evaluated the voting process based on international standards of secrecy of the ballot, transparency, universality, equality, fairness and freedom of elections as well as national legislation of Ireland.

The observation mission comprised of 45 observers from Belarus and Lithuania. The Mission was organized within the framework of the project «Election Observation: Theory and Practice», implemented in partnership by three organizations: Belarus Watch, European Humanities University (EHU) and Belarusian Human Rights House in exile in Vilnius (HRH). Previous project missions observed elections in Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Sweden and Ukraine.