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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
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
February 2016 Cape Verde Legislative
3/4/2016 Samoa General
3/5/2016 Slovakia Parliamentary
3/6/2016 Benin Presidential
3/13/2016 Benin Presidential Runoff
3/20/2016 Niger Presidential and Parliamentary Runoff
3/20/2016 Kazakhstan Parliamentary
3/20/2016 Tanzania Regional
3/20/2016 Republic of the Congo Presidential
3/22/2016 Rwanda Local Phase 4
3/26/2016 Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Gubernatorial
March 2016 Sri Lanka Local
4/10/2016 Chad Presidential
4/10/2016 Peru General
4/10/2016 Comoros Presidential Runoff
4/11/2016 Sudan Referendum
Election Date Country Election Type NDI Activity Reports
2/8/2016 Rwanda Local Phase 1
1/25/2016 Bhutan Local
1/9/2016 Nigeria Gubernatorial
12/30/2015 Bangladesh Municipal
12/30/2015 Central African Republic Presidential and Parliamentary

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors

December 16-18, 2015 Seychelles Presidential Runoff
December 17-18, 2015 Rwanda Constitutional Referendum
12/13/2015 Central African Republic Constitutional Referendum
12/12/2015 Saudi Arabia Municipal
12/9/2015 Indonesia Gubernatorial, Local
12/6/2015 Venezuela Parliamentary
12/6/2015 Armenia Constitutional Referendum
12/5/2015 Nigeria By-Election, Gubernatorial
12/5/2015 Nigeria Gubernatorial

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors, including PVT

12/3/2015 Seychelles Presidential
11/30/2015 Egypt Parliamentary Runoff
11/29/2015 Peru Local
11/29/2015 Burkina Faso Legislative, Presidential

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors and party pollwatching

11/27/2015 Namibia Local, Regional
11/21/2015 Egypt Parliamentary Phase 2
11/22/2015 Argentina General Runoff
11/21/2015 Nigeria Gubernatorial

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors, including PVT

11/15/2015 Ukraine Local Runoff
11/15/2015 Paraguay Local
11/8/2015 Burma General

NDI assistance to nonpartisan citizen election monitors

Election Date Country Election Type NDI Activity Reports
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
February 2016 Cape Verde Legislative
3/4/2016 Samoa General
3/5/2016 Slovakia Parliamentary
3/6/2016 Benin Presidential
3/13/2016 Benin Presidential Runoff
3/20/2016 Niger Presidential and Parliamentary Runoff
3/20/2016 Kazakhstan Parliamentary
3/20/2016 Tanzania Regional
3/20/2016 Republic of the Congo Presidential
3/22/2016 Rwanda Local Phase 4
3/26/2016 Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Gubernatorial
March 2016 Sri Lanka Local
4/10/2016 Chad Presidential