February 15, 2018
South Africa's odd constitutional structure witnesses another change at the top.
January 2, 2018 3
A review of the big elections of the last year and the current state of the "populist" threat.
December 29, 2017
Another step forward for democracy in West Africa, but it brings reminders of a brutal civil war.
August 11, 2017
Another disputed presidential election shows Kenyan democracy to be somewhat shaky but still functional.
January 19, 2017
Conflict looms in Gambia over a contested election result, but it's likely to be very one-sided.
December 16, 2016
More world electoral news (an occasional feature). Today Macedonia, Bulgaria, Italy and Gambia.
December 13, 2016
There's a lot happening in the electoral world. Today Romania, France, Iceland and Ghana; part II to follow tomorrow.
November 10, 2016 1
Donald Trump's victory comes courtesy of the electoral system, not the voters' choice. And that's not something unusual.
May 4, 2016 3
Donald Trump will be the Republican nominee, after his last major rival conceded in Indiana. That, plus updates from Ireland, Iran and Equatorial Guinea.
January 8, 2016
Twenty elections to watch out for around the world in 2016.