ECC’s Review of NEC’s Compendium of Election Observer Recommendations for 2017 General Elections

Introduction This compendium lists all recommendations made by international and national election observer groups CSOs, which at the time of compiling have issued final reports or preliminary statements on the…

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“The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) commends the National Elections Commission (NEC) for conducting the tallying of the election results in a transparent manner.”

This report outlines the findings of ECC’s observation of the tallying process of the run-off-election of November 14, 2023. Overall, the ECC observed that the process was conducted transparently. This observation is based on reports received from 19 County Coordinators and an additional 28 district observers deployed at the NEC’s 19 Magisterial Offices.

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“ECC Observers report increased presence of National Security as the campaign process intensifies”

Summary The ECC's electoral campaign update contains comprehensive information on the observation of campaign events/rallies held by political parties or candidates in the counties and districts over a two-week period…

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TECHNICAL REPORT ON THE EXHIBITION OF THE PROVISIONAL REGISTRATION ROLL (PRR), OBJECTIONS & APPEAL PROCESS JUNE, 2023

Introduction This technical report provides the outcome and highlights activities of the Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) observation of the National Election Commission (NEC) Exhibition of the Provisional Registration Roll (PRR),…

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TECHNICAL REPORT OF THE BIOMETRIC VOTER REGISTRATION PROCESS RELATED TO THE 2023 PRESIDENTIAL AND LEGISLATIVE ELECTIONS IN LIBERIA

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

In October 2023, Liberia will conduct its fourth consecutive presidential and legislative elections since the end of the civil war in 2003. These elections represent a critical test for the country’s emerging democracy. This is so for the following reasons:

  1. The cost of the election will be largely covered by the Government of Liberia (GoL). The exact cost is unclear. The Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) claims the budget is $53 million while the National Elections Commission (NEC) says it is $51.4 million.
  2. The administration of the elections will to a large extent be managed by the National Elections Commission (NEC) with technical support from international development partners.
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