Reports

Factsheet: Electoral Violence And Contestation during Nepal’s Local Level Election- Third phase (Sept 2017)

On September 18, 2017, Nepal held its third and final phase of local elections. Citizens enthusiastically voted to elect representatives…

Analysis Update 12 – Campaign Period Incidents Prior to the Third Phase Local Elections

There were eleven election-related incidents recorded during the campaign period for the September 18 third phase of local elections that…

Analysis Update 11 – Incidents Prior to Nomination for the Third Phase Local Election

There was a small increase in the number of election-related incidents during this reporting period. This increase can be attributed…

Preliminary Statement on June 28 Second Phase Local Elections (Aug 2017)

On June 28, 2017 the Second Phase of local elections was held in Provinces 1, 5, and 7. Voters in…

Analysis Update 10 – Incidents After the June 28 Elections Vote Counting Period

After the vote counting for the June 28 elections officially concluded on July 11, there was one election-related incident recorded…

Analysis Update 8 – Campaign Period Incidents Prior to Second Phase (June 28) Local Elections

On June 15, the Government of Nepal (GoN) announced that the second phase of local elections would be postponed in…

Analysis Update 9 – Incidents During the June 28 Elections Vote Counting Period

Election-related incidents declined significantly during the vote counting period that followed the June 28 elections. There were 14 incidents recorded…

Factsheet 2 – Local Level Election, Silence Period and Election Day: Second Phase

On June 28, 2017, more than 6.4 million voters were called upon to participate in the second phase of Nepal’s…

Analysis Update 7 – Incidents Prior to Second Phase (June 28) Local Elections

As preparations resumed and campaigning intensified ahead of the second phase of local elections scheduled for June 28, provinces 1,…