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Jun
15
2014
Feature Story
The presidential election in Colombia on 25 May had a surprising outcome. Even though opinion polls forecasted the need for a second round and picked up the stagnating level of support for President...
Jun
15
2014
Feature Story
Las elecciones presidenciales colombianas del pasado 25 de mayo se saldaron con una sorpresa. Si bien las encuestas anunciaban la necesidad de ir a un balotaje y alertaban sobre el estancamiento del...
Jun
05
2014
News Article
El pasado 25 de mayo se llevaron a cabo las elecciones presidenciales en Colombia para la elección de Presidente y Vice Presidente, correspondientes al periodo 2014-2018. Estaban convocados 32.975....
Jun
05
2014
News Article
Some 32,975,158 registered electors voted at 89,391 polling stations on 25 May in Colombia to elect the President and Vicepresident for the 2014-18 term. The elections were very well organized and...
May
17
2014
Feature Story
2.5 million Panamanians put an end to the ruling party’s attempt to remain in officeon 4 May 2014 and reasserted their faith in democracy and in alternation, when they cast their votes to elect the...
May
17
2014
Feature Story
Los panameños pusieron fin a los intentos continuistas del partido en el poder y, el pasado 4 de mayo, reafirmaron su característica fe en la democracia y en la alternancia, cuando 2.5 millones...
May
05
2014
Feature Story
Second round, run off ballots (ballotage), are currently the trend in Latin America: of the seven presidential elections expected this year, a second round is provided for legally in six countries (...
May
05
2014
Feature Story
El balotaje está de moda en América Latina: de las siete elecciones presidenciales previstas para este año, la segunda vuelta está reglamentada en seis de los siete países (la única excepción es...
Apr
30
2014
News Article
In April 2014, Peru expanded the ‘indigenous quota’ which now provides that at least 15 per cent of candidates on electoral lists for regional and provincial elections in certain areas of the country...
Apr
11
2014
News Article
A second round of voting for the President of Costa Rica For the second time in Costa Rica’s history the election of the President of the Republic required a second round of voting, since none of...
Apr
11
2014
News Article
Programa Regional para América Latina y el Caribe, con el apoyo de María José Cascante (Máster en Estudios Latinoamericanos) La campaña electoral con miras en la segunda ronda Por segunda vez en la...
Mar
04
2014
Press Release
Progress and challenges for women politicians in the region
Mar
04
2014
Press Release
Importantes e innegables avances: Michelle Bachelet asumirá la Presidencia de Chile el 11 de marzo como la segunda mujer reelecta en este cargo en América Latina (la primera fue Cristina Fernández)....
Mar
03
2014
News Article
Women account for over 52 per cent of the total population of Haiti and are very active in the economic and social sectors. Yet their political participation and representation in Parliament is very...
Feb
14
2014
News Article
The run off presidential elections in both Costa Rica and El Salvador are going to be fascinating contests as so much uncertainty surrounds the outcome, given that no candidate prevailed in the 2...
Feb
14
2014
News Article
Costa Rica y El Salvador experimentarán una apasionante segunda vuelta en sus respectivas elecciones presidenciales porque, el pasado 2 de febrero, ninguno de los candidatos alcanzó los votos...
Feb
12
2014
Feature Story
Disclaimer: The views expressed in this analysis are the author’s and should in no way be construed to represent those of International IDEA, its Board and/or Council members.
Feb
12
2014
Feature Story
Declaracion: Las opiniones expresadas en este comentario son las del miembro del personal. Este comentario es independiente de intereses nacionales o políticos específicos. Las opiniones expresadas...
Feb
06
2014
News Article
On 2 February, none of the presidential candidates in Costa Rica reached the minimum percentage of votes prescribed by legislation to win the election (40%). Therefore, a runoff will be held on 6...
Feb
06
2014
News Article
En Costa Rica, el domingo 2 de febrero ninguno de los candidatos a presidente alcanzó el porcentaje de votación que establece la legislación para llegar al poder (40%). La decisión final se conocerá...