European Union Election Observation Mission
Lebanon 2018

Press and Media

Elena Valenciano, Chief Observer of the EU EOM Lebanon 2018, has presented the mission's Final Report on May's parliamentary elections, with a number of recommendations for future improvements, including several addressing campaign financing, unequal access to the media and under
Chief Observer Elena Valenciano presents the EU EOM preliminary statement on the 6 May parliamentary elections: "A well-conducted election, but action is needed to improve access for women to political power and to strengthen the supervision of campaign finance."
Statement from Elena Valenciano MEP on the European out-of-country voting observation by 13 teams of short-term observers in ten countries. Many will travel on to Lebanon for the 6 May parliamentary elections.
Chief Observer Elena Valenciano presented the EU EOM preliminary statement on Lebanon's 6 May parliamentary elections, describing them as well conducted, but exposing the need for an injection of reforms, including action on improving access to political power for women and on strengthening
Elena Valenciano, Chief Observer of EU EOM Lebanon 2018, launched the mission at a press conference on 13 April, stressing the importance of Lebanon's parliamentary elections for the country's stability
This third edition provides updated practical guidelines for EU observers and core team.
A well-conducted election, but action is needed to improve access for women to political power and to strengthen the supervision of campaign finance