Gambia

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Year Election
type
Voting
method
First
year
Comments
2022 No external voting No external voting Not applicable Out-of-country voting was not implemented in the 2021 Presidential Elections and 2022 Legislative Elections.
2018 No external voting No external voting Not applicable EU Election Observation Mission to the Gambia 2017: “Despite the mandatory provision in the Elections Act which requires the IEC to maintain a register of Gambians living abroad, this provision has not yet been acted upon.” There are many media articles about petitions and calls for allowing Gambian diaspora to vote in national elections. Data has been updated in April 2018.
2007 No external voting No external voting Not applicable Based on the research conducted for the publication of the Voting from Abroad: The International IDEA Handbook 2007.

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