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Mozambique elections 2019: Commonwealth Observer Group make recommendations for improved elections in the future people waiting to vote

7 May 2020

The Commonwealth Observer Group (COG) has commended Mozambicans for voting in a largely peaceful and orderly manner during the 2019 Presidential, National and Provincial Assembly elections.

Sri Lanka 2019 Presidential election: Commonwealth Observer Group report highlights a well managed process and urges inclusivity Commonwealth Observer Group in Sri Lanka

27 April 2020

A final report by the Commonwealth Observer Group (COG) says Sri Lanka's 2019 presidential election was well-managed and transparent but urges greater inclusivity in future.

16 April 2020 Statement of the Commonwealth Observer Group for the 2 March 2020 Guyana Elections Commonwealth Secretariat Logo

16 April 2020

The Commonwealth Observer Group accredited for the 2 March 2020 General and Regional Elections notes the 15 April 2020 statement of Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) indicating that the Commission has decided to conduct a national recount of all ballots cast (Regions 1-10).

March 13 statement from the Secretary-General of the Commonwealth on Guyana elections Commonwealth Secretariat Logo

13 March 2020

On 11 March 2020, the Acting Chief Justice of Guyana was unambiguous that public and transparent tabulation of the Statement of Polls is required to ensure the credibility of the process and address continued contentions regarding the tabulation and declaration of election results.

March 13 statement from international election observers in Guyana

13 March 2020

The international election observation missions in Guyana are deeply concerned about the continued lack of transparency in the ascertainment of results for Region 4.

6 March joint statement from international election observers in Guyana Election observers address a room, Guyana

6 March 2020

The international election observer missions from the Commonwealth, the Organization of American States, the European Union, and The Carter Center have issued a joint statement.

Commonwealth launches guide to tackle election cybersecurity threat Panel at Marlborough House speaking about the cybersecurity and elections guide

6 March 2020

Technology brings both benefit and risk to elections – but there are solutions that can defend the process from cybersecurity threats.

Statement from the Commonwealth Observer Group to the Cooperative Republic of Guyana Regional and National Assembly Elections Owen Arthur Former Prime Minister of Barbados Chair of the Commonwealth Observer Group

5 March 2020

Members of the Commonwealth Observer Group (COG) have been present at the Office of the Returning Officer, Region 4 in Georgetown over the last 24 hours.

Voting in Guyana ‘orderly and transparent’ but reforms needed, say Commonwealth observers An election station in Guyana

5 March 2020

The Commonwealth Observer Group to the Guyana General and Regional Elections has found that the polling on 2 March was “orderly and transparent”, while also highlighting the urgent need for reform.

Commonwealth group in Guyana to observe elections Group shot of the Commonwealth Observer Group in Guyana

25 February 2020

A Commonwealth election observer group led by the former Prime Minister of Barbados Owen Arthur is in Guyana to observe the upcoming general and regional elections.

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