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April 7, 2021 Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Europe, usually posted on Wednesdays and occasionally updated throughout the week. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here. The central train station in… Read More

Europe This Week: March 24, 2021

March 24, 2021 Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Europe, usually posted on Wednesdays and occasionally updated throughout the week. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here. Vitosha Boulevard, the main shopping… Read More

Europe This Week: March 17, 2021

March 17, 2021 Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Europe, usually posted on Wednesdays and occasionally updated throughout the week. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here. Campaign posters during the 2019… Read More

Europe This Week: February 24, 2021

February 24, 2021 Your weekly roundup of news and analysis of elections in Europe, usually posted on Wednesdays and occasionally updated throughout the week. For a full electoral calendar and interactive map, click here. Greenland’s Nalunaq gold mine. Greenland… Read More

Latvia Municipal Elections: June 5, 2021

Latvia elections

The House of the Blackheads, a 14th century guildhall, in Riga. Local elections in Latvia are scheduled for June 5, 2021. Photo credit: Wikimedia/Wilson44691 (CC0 1.0) KEY FACTS Freedom House Rating Free Government Type Parliamentary Republic Population 1.9… Read More

Europe This Week – January 30, 2019

Upcoming ElectionsOn deck: Italy, Sardinia regional (February 24); Andorra parliamentary (March); Estonia parliamentary (March 3); Lithuania municipal (March 3); Slovakia presidential (March 16); Netherlands provincial councils, island councils, and water boards (March 20); Macedonia presidential (April); Finland parliamentary… Read More

Europe This Week – January 9, 2019

Upcoming ElectionsEstonia Parliamentary – March 3, 2019University of Maryland professor Terry Thompson on how the Baltics counter Russian misinformation: “Disinformation is a key part of Russia’s overall effort to undermine Western governments. As a result, the battle is ever-changing, with… Read More

Europe This Week – January 2, 2019

Upcoming ElectionsEstonia Parliamentary – March 3, 2019Political debates continue ahead of Estonia’s parliamentary elections. Much of the discussion surrounds the rise of the Estonian People’s Conservative Party (EKRE), a nationalist populist party that first entered the Riigikogu (parliament)… Read More

Europe – December 12, 2018

Europe – December 5, 2018

Upcoming Elections in the NewsGreece Parliamentary, Regional, Local – October 2019Kyriakos Mitsotakis is energized by a new poll finding his center-right New Democracy party 16 points ahead of the incumbent left-wing Syriza. Mitsotakis has proposed ambitious plans to… Read More