(1) TOPIC GUIDES

Below you will find links to the topic of Election Assistance in Post-Conflict Societies that will be discussed in the United Nations Economic and Social Council:
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(2) COMMITTEE DESCRIPTIONS



(3) VIDEO GUIDES

Below you will find video guides to your topic:
United Nations Supports Elections Around the Globe
UN Rule of Law, Peace, and Security

(4) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOS)

International Foundation for Electoral Systems
International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA)
National Endowment for Democracy
ACE Electoral Knowledge Networks

(5) General Information on Election Assistance in Post-Conflict Societies

The following sources are also optional resources for students to explore on their own time.
UN Electoral Assistance
UN Department of Political Affairs


(7) COUNTRY RESEARCH

Afghanistan

Click here to learn about Afghanistan's role in post-conflict election:
Electoral Knowledge Network
The Métropolitain

Algeria

Click here to learn about Algeria's role in post-conflict election:
Open Democracy
Rueters

Angola

Click here to learn about Angola's role in post-conflict election:
Global Issues
World Politics Review

Argentina

Click here to learn about Argentina's role in post-conflict election:
Stratfor Global Intelligence
Electoral Knowledge Network

Bangladesh

Click here to learn about Bangladesh's role in post-conflict election:
Development Progress
The Diplomat

Bosnia & Herzegovina

Click here to learn about Bosnia & Herzegovina's role in post-conflict election:
NC Chapel Hill Report
United States Institute of Peace

Brazil

Click here to learn about Brazil's role in post-conflict election:
igarapé Institute
Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance

Chad

Freedom House
MSI

Chile

Click here to learn about Chile's role in post-conflict election:
Electoral Knowledge Network
Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance

China

Click here to learn about China's role in post-conflict election:
New York Times
Time

Egypt

Click here to learn about Egypt's role in post-conflict election:
USIP News
PBS Post-Conflict Timeline

Ethiopia

Click here to learn about Ethiopia's role in post-conflict election:
Postconflict Elections, Democratization, and International Assistance (Chapter 7)
Institute of Development Studies

France

Click here to learn about France's role in post-conflict election:
UN Resolution
France Helps African Counties Rebuild

Greece

Click here to learn about Greece's role in post-conflict election:
European Consortium for Political Research
New York Times

India

Click here to learn about India's role in post-conflict election:
The Electoral Knowledge Network
Global Post

Iran

Click here to learn about Iran's role in post-conflict election:
US Institute of Peace
Assessing and Restoring Natural Resources in Post-Conflict Peacebuilding (p235-236)

Iraq

Click here to learn about Iraq's role in post-conflict election:
US Institute of Peace on 2010 Iraqi Elections
Afghanistan, Iraq, and Post-Conflict Governance: Damoclean Democracy?

Israel

Click here to learn about Israel's role in post-conflict election:
Pre-Election Coverage
Jerusalem Post

Italy

Click here to learn about Italy's role in post-conflict election:
Historical Context: Washington Post
BBC Timeline

Kenya

Click here to learn about Kenya's role in post-conflict election:
Elections and Violent Conflict in Kenya
Elections and Post-Conflict Recovery in China

Kiribati

Click here to learn about Kiribati's role in post-conflict election:
Freedom House
Elections and Parliament in Kiribati

Lebanon

Click here to learn about Lebanon's role in post-conflict election:
Elections at Risk
Violence and Elections is Lebanon

Liberia

Click here to learn about Liberia's role in post-conflict election:
Technology in Post-Conflict Liberian Elections
UN News Center

Libya

Click here to learn about Lybia's role in post-conflict election:
Open Democracy
Crisis in Libya Post-Gaddafi

Malaysia

Click here to learn about Malaysia's role in post-conflict election:
Freedom House
Huffington Post

Myanmar

Click here to learn about Myanmar's role in post-conflict election:
Current Elections vs Past Elections in Myanmar
Huffington Post

Nigeria

Click here to learn about Nigeria's role in post-conflict election:
Vice News
Human rights watch

New Zealand

Click here to learn about New Zealand's role in post-conflict election:
NZ Electoral Commission
3 News


Pakistan

Click here to learn about Pakistan's role in post-conflict election:
Washington Post
USIP


Russia

Click here to learn about Russia's role in post-conflict election:
20 Years of Conflict
Washington Post


Rwanda

Click here to learn about Rwanda's role in post-conflict election:
Transition in Rwanda Page 139-140
Idealism Without Illusions

Saudi Arabia:
Click here to learn about Saudi Arabia's role in post-conflict elections:
gov.uk
aljazeera

South Africa

Click here to learn about South Africa's role in post-conflict elections:
Role of Elections in Emerging Democracies
Electoral Systems

South Korea
Click here to learn about South Africa's role in post-conflict elections:
library.fe.de
UNDP

Sri Lanka

Click here to learn about Sri Lanka's role in post-conflict election:
Al-Jazeera
Crisis Group


Sweden

Click here to learn about Sweden's role in post-conflict election:
Business Insider
BBC


Timor-Leste

Click here to learn about Timor-Leste's role in post-conflict election:
Electoral Assistance
UN Volunteers


Tunisia

Click here to learn about Tunisia's role in post-conflict election:
Tunisia's Upcoming Elections
Democratic Tunisia?


Turkey

Click here to learn about Turkey's role in post-conflict election:
Huffington Post
Washington Post


United Kingdom

Click here to learn about the United Kingdom's role in post-conflict election:
Britain's Role in UN Peacekeeping
Historical Context: Britain and Northern Ireland

United States

Click here to learn about the United States' role in post-conflict election:
US Institute of Peace
Promoting Democracy


Venezuela

Click here to learn about Venezuela's role in post-conflict election:
Human Rights Watch
New York Times