Election monitoring faces credibility crisis: Complacent assessments of the last ­Azerbaijani election call for revamping election observation in the EU’s neighbourhood

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Series Details No. 16, November 2013
Publication Date November 2013
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OSCE/ODIHR observers and elected European officials who monitored the presidential election in Azerbaijan came to radically opposite conclusions. The failure to agree on a joint assessment reveals cracks in the system and warrants a rethink on the rationale of election observation as a tool for democracy promotion.

Source Link http://www.fiia.fi/assets/publications/FIIA_Comment_16_2013.pdf
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