Track Record: Election Observation

ERIS shortlists, trains and supports election observers, and promotes adherence to best practice for citizen observer groups and international observers.

ERIS in Cote d'Ivoire

ERIS' website provides training manuals, websites and blogs for community radio programming and on issues including reconciliation and social cohesion. More> 


ERIS Annual Democracy Lecture

ERIS organises an annual lecture in solidarity with those working for democracy around the world. Read, watch and listen to previous lectures here.


View updated election calendars, recent election observer reports, key publications and more information on observing elections here>

OSCE EOM to FYR of Macedonia (LTO)

Election Observation

ERIS has been invited to recruit and manage UK observers for the OSCE/ODIHR Election Observation Mission (EOM) to the Presidential elections in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, scheduled to take place on 13 April 2014

Tentative deployment dates are 13 March - 19 April 2014 (3 of May in case of second round)

Deadline for applications: Monday 24 February, 10:00am

EU EOM Bangladesh

Election Observation

ERIS is shortlisting observers for the EU EOM to Bangladesh Parliamentary Elections, scheduled to take place between 26 November 2013 and 24 January 2014.

The UK is invited to shortlist up to THREE (3) Long Term Observers (LTO) and THREE (3) Short Term Observers (STO).

Deadline 10am, Wednesday 13 November 2013

Online postgraduate course: electoral observation and assistance

Election Observation

Dates: Classes start November 1st, 2013 and end June 2014

Language: English

Institution: University of the Basque Country