Election 2012

Debates on Civil Society Role in Ukrainian Electionat the European Parliament – Video

Oct 10th, 2012 | By

Video recordings of the proceedings for your attention

Big Brother Will Be Watching Voters at the Polling Stations on October 28th

Oct 9th, 2012 | By

The warning sign “This room is under video surveillance” in supermarkets is supposed to scare of potential theft but Ukrainian practice shows it does not. On the contrary it will definitely scare off older people and those who are afraid their vote could be revealed to their superior – people who work in government funded institutions such as schools, hospitals, administrations, transportation, etc.

Week 9 of Parliamentary Election in Ukraine: Enemy of the State

Oct 4th, 2012 | By

Here comes the Security Service of Ukraine, fake sociology, municipal workers destroying agitation tents and the flags of Party of regions on administrative buildings again.

Ukrainian Activists Call Voters to Form a Civic Central Election Commission

Oct 3rd, 2012 | By

The idea is to mobilize the citizens to photograph the vote count results protocols with vote count displayed on their precincts and send them to the processing group. The results will be put to a database, counted, published and the photographs will be mapped online.

Monitoring the Election Law during the Parliamentary Election in Ukraine – one page summary

Sep 30th, 2012 | By

All our materials about the Parliamentary Election 2012 in Ukraine.

“Maidan Monitoring: Election 2012” project was presented in European Parliament

Sep 30th, 2012 | By

Answering the question of Marek Sivec, who is the head of the Delegation of the European Parliament to monitor the collaboration between the EU and Ukraine, Mr. Lukanov stated that the violations of the law dy the Party of Regions during this election campaign are so systematic that it might serve as grounds to declare the results of the coming elections null and void.

Fourth Fortnight of Parliamentary Election in Ukraine: Ballots thrown into Trash Can?

Sep 27th, 2012 | By
In Kremenchuk REC #146 the drawing of membership in DEC was performed from that blue can.

Trash can here is the methaphor and the real item of the campaign.

Ukrainians Demand Votes Counted Online

Sep 24th, 2012 | By

“Maidan Monitoring” team and the activists appeal to the Ukrainian Parliament, Cabinet of Ministers and Central Election Commission demanding to provide transparency of upcoming parliamentary election on October 28th 

40 Days until the Voting Day – the Fair Play or Fights without Rules?

Sep 18th, 2012 | By
Quick photo from the press room. More to follow

As of present, interactive map of the project “Maidan Monitoring: Election 2012” details more than 600 reports of violations of the Law “On election of people’s deputies of Ukraine”. Reports were contributed from all regions of Ukraine; all reports include photos or videos or copies of official documents. The preliminary results of the project were presented in UNIAN press agency in Kyiv on September 18th.

Systematic Violations of Election Law in Ukraine – 40 days before voting

Sep 18th, 2012 | By
One of motivators we made for encouraging reporting. Caption says: " GIfts of candidates to kids is bribery of voters"

The objective of our project “Maidan Monitoring: Election-2012” is to collect and analyze the documented evidence of violation of electoral law during the election to Ukrainian Parliament. The official campaign is half way through and time has come for preliminary results.