European Union Election Observation Mission
Ghana, 2016


Press and Media

The brochure "Beyond Election Day: Best practices for follow-up to EU Election Observation Missions" was launched at the European Development Days on 8 June 2017 in Brussels.
The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Ghana has presented its Final Report on the December 2016 Presidential and Parliamentary elections. The report comprises an assessment of the electoral process and offers 20 recommendations for reforms to improve future electoral processes
Chief Observer, Tamas Meszerics, returns to Accra to present the mission's Final Report, including recommendations for future improvements to Ghana's electoral framework.
On February 27, the European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) presented its Final Report into Ghana’s Presidential and Parliamentary elections, arguing they represented another milestone in the consolidation of democracy in Ghana. But Chief Observer, Tamas Meszerics, said an atmosphere of
Long-term observers arrived in the Ghanaian capital, Accra, at the start of their pre-election deployment. Twenty-four observers working in teams of two have spread across the country's ten regions, some teams doubling up in regions with large populations.
This third edition provides updated practical guidelines for EU observers and core team.
Press conference EU EOM Ghana February 2017
EU EOM Ghana 2016 Final Report press conference
Edited highlights of Chief Observer Tamas Meszerics presenting the mission's Final Report to the press and diplomats on February 27 2017
Chief Observer Tamas Meszerics at University of Ghana debate on 27 February 2017
Chief Observer Tamas Meszerics at University of Ghana debate
Maiden debate at the new Centre for European Studies, University of Ghana, Accra, February 27, 2017 "Dealing with basic challenges of elections in Ghana: Lessons from Europe?"
EUEOM Ghana 2016 Chief Observer, Mr Tamas Meszerics, presents the mission's Final Report in Accra.
Editorial Sections: EOM Ghana 2016 Africa eu_eom_ghana_2016_preliminary_statement_december_9.pdf
Chief Observer of the EU EOM Ghana 2016, Mr Tamás Meszerics, presents to the media the mission's Preliminary Statement following the country's Presidential and Parliamentary elections on December 7.
Chief Observer, Tamas Meszerics, during a debate at the new Centre for European Studies, followed by a special meeting of the Elections Working Group
EU EOM GHANA 2016 Final Report press conference, Accra, February 27, 2017