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Electoral recommendations database

About the database The Electoral Recommendations Database ( contains recommendations or commitments regarding the electoral process and political financing, based on evaluations made by national or international organizations and institutions, which take into account agreements or other international documents to which Romania has adhered or ratified. The recommendations were made by Expert Forum, FiecareVot (a ···


The National Local Development Program in 2022. Billions for delayed projects

EFOR has already published in 2021 an analysis on the implementation of the National Local Development Program (PNDL). We continue to research its implementation and status in March 2022. In this report we look at how the implementation of projects has progressed, what data is available and point out any measures taken to make the program ···

How the media monitoring landscape looks 1 month before the election?

How the media monitoring landscape looks 1 month before the election?

  The Hungarian Media Landscape is dominated by pro-FIDESZ narratives mainly due to its dependency on Budapest funds. In the last three years, the Transylvanian Media Space Association received a grant of 20 million euros from the Hungarian government. Through the support  the association became by far the largest media trust in the Hungarian press ···

European election observers and Hungarian civil society organisations call on EU Member State governments to honour ODIHR’s recommendations and second election observers to Hungary for the parliamentary elections on April 3

EFOR joined EU and Hungarian civil society organisations to request the OSCE participating States, and particularly those within the EU, to honour the recommendations made by OSCE’s Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) and second long-term and short-term election observers to the full Election Observation Mission to the parliamentary elections in Hungary on ···

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