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The National Democratic Institute is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization working to support and strengthen democratic institutions worldwide through citizen participation, openness and accountability in government.

This page contains the National Democratic Institute's (NDI) constantly-updated calendar of elections around the world and an archive of past elections with links to election reports. NDI has nearly 30 years of experience in international election observation. The Institute also assists the electoral integrity efforts of political parties and domestic nonpartisan election monitoring organizations in more than 90 countries and territories. Read more about our elections team.

*Data in this calendar is subject to change

Election Date Country Election Type NDI Activity Reports
6/4/2016 Cambodia Local
6/5/2016 Macedonia Parliamentary

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors

6/6/2016 St. Lucia General
6/18/2016 Malaysia By-Election
6/29/2016 Mongolia Legislative
June 2016 Sri Lanka Local
7/17/2016 Sao Tome and Principe Presidential
8/3/2016 South Africa Local
8/7/2016 Thailand Constitutional Referendum
8/11/2016 Zambia Legislative, Presidential

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors

August 2016 Cape Verde Presidential
9/10/2016 Nigeria Gubernatorial
9/11/2016 Belarus Parliamentary
9/18/2016 Cote d'Ivoire Constitutional Referendum
NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors
9/18/2016 Russia Parliamentary
10/7/2016 Morocco Parliamentary
NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors
10/8/2016 Georgia Parliamentary
10/15/2016 Afghanistan Legislative
10/30/2016 Tunisia Municipal, Regional
10/30/2016 Moldova Presidential
October 2016 Bosnia-Herzegovina Local
October 2016 Bulgaria Presidential
October 2016 Montenegro Parliamentary
October 2016 Guinea Municipal

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors

October 2016 Seychelles Parliamentary
Election Date Country Election Type NDI Activity Reports
5/29/2016 Lebanon Local Phase 4

NDI pre-election assessment mission and assistance to citizen election monitors

5/28/2016 Nigeria By-Election
5/22/2016 Burkina Faso Municipal
5/22/2016 Tajikistan Constitutional Referendum
5/22/2016 Lebanon Local Phase 3

NDI pre-election assessment mission and assistance to citizen election monitors

5/15/2016 Dominican Republic General

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors

5/15/2016 Lebanon Local Phase 2

NDI pre-election assessment mission and assistance to citizen election monitors

5/11/2016 Comoros Presidential Re-run
5/9/2016 Niger Local
5/9/2016 Philippines General
5/9/2016 Chad Presidential Runoff
5/8/2016 Lebanon Local Phase 1

NDI pre-election assessment mission and assistance to citizen election monitors

4/30/2016 Malaysia State Assembly
4/29/2016 Iran Parliamentary Runoff
4/24/2016 Haiti Presidential Runoff

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors

4/24/2016 Serbia Parliamentary

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors, including PVT.

4/24/2016 Equatorial Guinea Presidential
4/23/2016 Nigeria Gubernatorial
4/17/2016 Armenia Local
4/13/2016 Syria Parliamentary
4/11/2016 Sudan Referendum
4/10/2016 Chad Presidential
4/10/2016 Peru General
4/10/2016 Comoros Presidential Runoff
4/8/2016 Djibouti Presidential
Election Date Country Election Type NDI Activity Reports
1/8/2016 Niger Regional
1/9/2016 Nigeria Gubernatorial
1/25/2016 Bhutan Local
2/8/2016 Rwanda Local Phase 1
2/14/2016 Central African Republic Parliamentary, Presidential Runoff
2/18/2016 Uganda General

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors

2/21/2016 Comoros Presidential
2/21/2016 Niger Parliamentary, Presidential
2/21/2016 Bolivia Constitutional Referendum
2/22/2016 Rwanda Local Phase 2
2/25/2016 Jamaica General
2/26/2016 Iran Parliamentary
2/27/2016 Rwanda Local Phase 3
3/4/2016 Samoa General
3/5/2016 Slovakia Parliamentary
3/6/2016 Benin Presidential
3/18/2016 Guyana Local
3/20/2016 Cape Verde Legislative
3/20/2016 Niger Presidential and Parliamentary Runoff
3/20/2016 Kazakhstan Parliamentary
3/20/2016 Senegal Constitutional Referendum
3/20/2016 Tanzania Regional
3/20/2016 Benin Presidential Runoff
3/20/2016 Republic of the Congo Presidential
3/22/2016 Rwanda Local Phase 4