Elections Resources

Nabz-Nameh March 2016 - Elections Edition In open societies, it is political parties or social movements that identify the demands and...

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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...
May 10, 2017 | Women's Participation, Elections, Accountability, Multimedia
Elections are long term cycles in which the periods before and after the election equally contribute to the credibility of the process....
May 09, 2017 | Elections, Tips and Tools
Choosing a Candidate for the Iranian Village and City Council Elections" is a one-page resource to provide Iranian voters with guidance on...
May 02, 2017 | Advocacy, Analysis, Elections, Accountability
When people think about elections, they mostly focus on voting. While election day is certainly a critical component, it is important to...
Apr 21, 2017 | Analysis, Elections
This year the presidential and city and village councils elections are being simultaneously held in Iran on May 19th. Voting for the two...
Nov 03, 2016 | Nabz Nameh, Elections, Accountability
Nabz-Nameh November 2016 Introduction Government in Iran is based on a centralized system, but in order to encourage citizen...
Jul 06, 2016 | Women's Participation, Analysis, Elections
At the beginning of the 21st Century, the percentage of women in the Iranian Majles was in line with figures from parliaments in...
May 11, 2016 | Women's Participation, Cartoon, Elections
Cartoon: Kianoush Ramezani After extensive efforts by women's rights activists and other groups to increase female representation in the...
Apr 25, 2016 | Nabz Nameh, Elections
Nabz-Nameh April 2016 Iran is a vast country and diverse in its ethnic, religious, and cultural makeup. Given this scale, the demands,...
Apr 19, 2016 | Analysis, Elections
The map below shows the electoral districts in which more Principlists could have more been elected in the 2016 Majles elections. In Iran...