Election Calendar

Upcoming - date set

  • Mauritania - Referendum (Aug 05 2017)
    Observations: Newly delayed until August 5
  • 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)
  • Egypt - Presidential (Mar 26 2018)
    Observations: First round 26 and 28 March 2018; second round, 24 and 26 April 2018
  • Tunisia - Local (May 06 2018)
    Observations: First local elections in the democratic period, delayed until march 2018
  • Lebanon - Legislative (May 06 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
  • Iraq - Legislative (May 12 2018)
    Observations: General and provincial elections
  • Turkey - Legislative (Jun 24 2018)
    Observations: Both Parliamentary and Presidential elections. Elections brought forward to June, originally set for November 2019
  • Pakistan - Legislative (Jul 25 2018)
    Observations: With a new electoral software and printing machines

Upcoming - date to be determined

  • Libya - Legislative
    Approximate date: September 2018
    Observations: The Election Commission anounced polls would be held before 30th September 2018
  • Bahrain - Legislative
    Approximate date: October 2018
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina - Legislative
    Approximate date: October 2018
  • Afghanistan - Legislative
    Approximate date: October 2018
    Observations: Postponed since October 2016
  • Libya - Presidential
    Approximate date: December 2018
    Observations: First democratic presidential elections in the country