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CEC Confirms Rada By-election Results in District 179. On March 24, the Central Election Commission (CEC) established results of the Verkhovna Rada by-election in single-mandate district Number 179 in Kharkiv Oblast. Former Kharkiv…
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Parliamentary By-election in Election District 179. On March 15, a parliamentary by-election was conducted in single-mandate District Number 179 in Kharkiv Oblast. It was scheduled because former Member of Parliament…
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Rada Approves New Government. With 277 votes, the Verkhovna Rada approved a new Cabinet of Ministers at a snap parliamentary session on Wednesday, March 4. The government was introduced by newly-appointed…
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Building on a successful civic education program it implemented in Georgia, the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) piloted an innovative and interactive university-level civic education course, Democracy: From Theory…
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On December 19, 2019, the Verkhovna Rada approved a new electoral code, a significant step for democratic progress and elections in Ukraine. The code introduced important changes, among which are…
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For over 20 years, International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) Senior Civic Education Expert Dr. Greer Burroughs has contributed to the growth of democratic civic education around the world. In…
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CEC Registers Candidates for Parliamentary By-Election. On February 17, the Central Election Commission (CEC) registered candidates for the March 15 Verkhovna Rada by-election in the Kharkiv region’s single-mandate constituency number 179. Forty candidates…
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In 2019, Ukraine witnessed two historic national elections which resulted in the election of a new president and parliament. International and domestic observes broadly viewed the election process and environment…
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Rada Approves Resolution to Continue Work on Amending the Constitution to Reduce the Number of MPs to 300 and designating the Proportional System for Future Parliamentary Elections. On February 4, the Verkhovna Rada,…
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On February 3, 2020, 11 Ukrainian students announced the registration of a new nongovernmental organization (NGO) called the Youth Democratic Association, or YODA. The organization aims to promote democratic principles…
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The 2015 Law on political finance and the establishment of the National Agency for Prevention of Corruption (NAPC) gave rise to expectations of higher levels of transparency and accountability in…
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Government Appoints Novikov as NAPC Chair. On January 15, the Cabinet of Ministers appointed Oleksandr Novikov as Chair of the National Agency for the Prevention of Corruption (NAPC). The new NAPC Chair has…
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