The campaign for the presidential and parliamentary elections in Ghana has entered its final stage. On 7 December 2012 the Ghanaian electorate will decide who will be the country’s president in the next four years. The elections will also allow the Ghanaians to decide on the Members of Parliament
On Saturday 17 November 2012, NIMD organizes a workshop on the Ghanaian road to the elections in December 2012. Programme Manager Jan Tuit and Amma Asante (candidate for Parliament PvdA and independent consultant) discuss the preparation for the elections, the candidates etc. Want to participate? Su
The presidential and parliamentary elections in Guatemala of 11 September 2011 have created the context for improvement of the political situation in the violence-ridden Central American country. This room for improvement is essential in order for Guatemala to grow towards a stable institutionalized
On 30 May 2010, less than a year after Georgia's August war with Russia, Tbilisi voters had their first chance to elect their Mayor. Ann Tsurtsumia reports on the outcome of the mayoral race, and the reactions of the winners and losers.