Somalia Elects the New President After Historic Elections

On 8 February, in a joint session of a recently elected Parliament, Mohamed Abdullahi “Farmaajo” Mohamed, was elected as the President of the Federal Government of Somalia, defeating 18 other candidates. In the second round, President Farmaajo, who served as the Prime...

2016 EC-UNDP Electoral Assistance Seminar

Gathering of EU Delegations and UNDP Country Offices in Brussels On 10 and 11 November 2016 the Joint Task Force (JTF) on Electoral Assistance organized a two-day seminar on Electoral Assistance for the staff of UNDP Country Offices (CO) and EU Delegations (EUD) from...

EC-UNDP Electoral Assistance Guidelines

On Friday 15th April 2016, UNDP Administrator Helen Clark met with European Union (EU) Development Commissioner Neven Mimica on the sidelines of the WB-IMF Spring Meetings in Washington to sign the revised European Commission (EC)-UNDP Electoral Assistance Guidelines....