Election Calendar

Upcoming - date set

  • Afghanistan - Legislative (Oct 15 2016)
    Observations: Postponed elections to Wolesi Jirga scheduled on 15th October, cancelled due to lack of electoral reform
  • Palestine - Local (Dec 01 2016)
    Observations: A court ordered to postpone local elections initially due on September until December 2016
  • Mauritania - Referendum (Aug 05 2017)
    Observations: Newly delayed until August 5
  • Jordan - Local (Aug 15 2017)
    Observations: First time gouvernorats are elected, since entry into force of decentralization law in 2016
  • Iraq - Referendum (Sep 25 2017)
    Observations: The Iraqi government has strongly opposed to this election
  • Kyrgyzstan - Presidential (Oct 15 2017)
    Observations: Outgoing president Atumbayev cannot run for a new mandate
  • Kyrgyzstan - Presidential (Nov 19 2017)
    Observations: Legally set on for the third sunday of November, to elect a 6-year mandate President
  • Algeria - Local (Nov 23 2017)
  • Tunisia - Local (Mar 25 2018)
    Observations: First local elections in the democratic period, delayed until march 2018

Upcoming - date to be determined

  • Lebanon - Legislative
    Approximate date: May 2018
    Observations: On 5 November 2014, the National Assembly extended its term by 31 months. The extended term is now due to expire on 20 June 2017 and now May 2018