Elections Resources

Election season is always a dynamic time in Iranian society, bringing out different voices and opinions about everything from the electoral...

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Mar 01, 2018 | Analysis, Elections, Accountability
In the last half century the demography of Iran has shifted from being mainly rural towards a more urban population. This has caused...
Mar 01, 2018 | Analysis, Elections, Accountability
In the last half century the demography of Iran has shifted from being mainly rural towards a more urban population. This has caused...
Aug 25, 2017 | Nabz Nameh, Elections
Nabz Nameh - August 2017 Introduction Iran held three concurrent elections in May 2017: presidential, city and village council, and mid-...
Jun 28, 2017 | Nabz Nameh, Women's Participation, Elections
Nabz Nameh - June 2017 Iranians went to the polls on May 19th to cast votes in presidential and local elections. Of the 287,425 candidates...
May 18, 2017 | Elections, Manual
Election season in Iran is sometimes characterized by the slight loosening of restrictions on state-sanctioned civil society and the media...
May 18, 2017 | Elections, Manual
In the lead up to an election, it is important to have an understanding of the electoral landscape and governing structures to will shape...
May 15, 2017 | Women's Participation, Civil Liberties, Elections, Other
May 12, 2017 | Advocacy, Elections, Manual
Candidates' Agents - Guide to Election Day" is a detailed resource to provide Iranians serving as candidate agents with information on the...
May 10, 2017 | Nabz Nameh, Women's Participation, Elections
Nabz Nameh - May 2017 On May 19, Iranians will go to polls across Iran to vote for candidates in local elections, which will take place on...
May 10, 2017 | Women's Participation, Analysis, Elections, Accountability
On May 19, 2017, Iranians went the polls to elect a new president for a four-year term. While the presidential race understandably received...