Preliminary Statements - Preliminary Statement - Parliamentary Elections in Ukraine 2014

Preliminary Statement - Parliamentary Elections in Ukraine 2014

26. Oct. 2014.

The European Network of Election Monitoring Organizations (ENEMO) began its election observation mission to Ukraine for the Early Parliamentary Elections 2014, on September 10, with the arrival of six core team members to Kyiv. On September 20, ENEMO deployed 50 long-term observers (LTOs) countrywide, becoming the first international observation mission to deploy observers for the elections on October 26, 2014.

For observing of Election Day, ENEMO deployed 206 observers focused on opening of PECs, process of casting the ballots, environment around polling stations, closing and votes counting in selected precincts as well as transfer of the materials to DECs, and evaluation of the DECs’ work, in accordance with the international standards for election observation. On October 26, 2014 total number of 101 opening of PECs were observed, the voting procedures in 1250 polling stations and the counting of the votes in 99 polling stations.