March 10, 2017
On March 10, 2016, the International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED) held a presentation of the final report of its election observation mission for the 2016 Parliamentary Elections. The report offers recommendations for improving electoral system, relevant legislation, and election environment.
December 20, 2016
„სამართლიანი არჩევნებისა და დემოკრატიის საერთაშორისო საზოგადოება“ 2016 წლის 25 ნოემბერს თსუ სტუდენტური თვითმმართველობის ცენტრალური საარჩევნო კომისიის (ცესკო) მოწვევის საფუძველზე, ივანე ჯავახიშვილის სახელობის თბილისის სახელმწიფო უნივერსიტეტის სტუდენტური თვითმმართველობის არჩევნებს დააკვირდა. ორგანიზაციის დამკვირვებლები პროცესს მონიტორინგს უწევდნენ 13 უბნიდან 8 საარჩევნო უბანზე.
October 28, 2016
In the first round of majoritarian MP races of the October 8, 2016 parliamentary elections, winning candidates were identified only in 23 out of 73 single-mandate constituencies. Consequently, for the remaining 50 majoritarian seats the second round of elections had to be scheduled. The Central Elections Commission (CEC) set the date of majoritarian runoffs in 50 electoral districts for October 30.
October 21, 2016
International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED) presents performance report of MPs elected through majoritarian voting system in the 8th Parliament of Georgia, covering the reporting period from November 2012 to February 2016.
October 3, 2016
During the pre-election period campaigning moved into an especially active phase. ISFED observers monitored 643 meetings held by political subjects from September 1 to October 1.
September 9, 2016
The International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED) has been monitoring October 8, 2016 elections of the Parliament of Georgia and Adjara Supreme council since July 1, with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). The third interim report of the pre-election monitoring covers the period from August 8 to September 1, 2016, as well as developments that began to unfold before August 8 and continued during the monitoring period.
August 23, 2016
The International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED) has been monitoring October 8, 2016 elections of the Parliament of Georgia and Ajara Supreme Council since July 1, with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). The present report covers the period from July 18 to August 8, 2016.
July 5, 2016
Report of Evaluation of the Commission for Studying Politically Motivated Dismissals of Employees of Territorial Agencies of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia – Education Resource Centers, and Public Schools
June 21, 2016
Despite a number of initiatives, there have been no substantial improvements in the electoral system of Georgia ahead of the 2016 parliamentary elections. Redrawing boundaries of single-mandate majoritarian districts and increasing threshold do not sufficiently addressing all problems related to the electoral system.