Publications

Press Release: Boutros’ Draft Law should be the Basis for Election Reform

May 7, 2008

The current Lebanese election law is not in line with international obligations for elections and needs ...

Article: Why is the EU lenient on Arab democracy

February 26, 2008

Following Ukraine’s parliamentary elections last year, the European Union praised the polls as being “mostly in ...

Article: Church Plus State Can Equal Democracy

June 26, 2007

Many in the West and in Muslim-majority states believe a functioning democracy requires a strict separation ...

Report: Assessment of the Electoral Framework of Jordan

January 1, 2007

While previous elections in Jordan have been run efficiently, the 2007 parliamentary elections will use a ...