Human Rights Talks Electoral Reform Discussion – Video online

31 Mar , 2018  

Marcelo JENNY (Institut of Political Science, University of Innsbruck), Armin RABITSCH (, Hubert SICKINGER (Institut of State and Political Science, University of Wien), and Melanie SULLY (Go-Governance) discussed how  comprehensive electoral reforms, following a participate process including civil society representatives, could be stipulated.  Moderation: Irene BRICKNER (Der Standard).

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General (Election-Watch.EU) will be successively translated into English

25 Mar , 2018  

Welcome. This is the first translated post on this website.


OSCE/ODIHR publishes findings and recommendations for the 2017 elections

7 Feb , 2018  

The final report of the OSCE / ODIHR Election Assessment Mission to the parliamentary elections on 15 October 2017 once again confirms that Austria is a solid democracy. However, further improvements are needed to fulfill Austria’s obligations under the OSCE and other international standards for democratic elections.

The Election Assessment Mission, sent by the OSCE/ODIHR (OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights), lists 17 recommendations on how to improve electoral and electoral [...]  read more

International publishes in the Nordic Journal of Human Rights

16 Dec , 2017  

The Nordic Journal of Human Rights focused in its fourth quarter 2017 edition on the Subject Election Observation. The Journal published the article of with the title “Mapping [...]  read more


Handbook on the Follow-up of Electoral Recommendations

6 Nov , 2016  

The OSCE Office for Human Rights and Democratic Institutions publishes a handbook on the follow-up of election recommendations.