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Each EU mission works in the framework of a comprehensive approach. The mission works in agreement and coordination with the EU Delegations in the same area and in the framework of EU regional policies.
Upon the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Somalia, the EU deployed an Election Expert Mission (EEM), composed of two members to assess the Somali electoral process, which included the elections for the Upper House, the House of the People and the Presidential elections.
This third edition provides updated practical guidelines for EU observers and core team.
Following an invitation from the authorities of Uganda, the European Union established a mission to observe the general elections held in this country on 18 February 2016.
Following an invitation from the Government of Burkina Faso, the European Union established a mission to observe the country’s general and presidential elections, held on 29 November 2015.
Following an invitation from the Guinean authorities, the European Union established a mission to observe the presidential elections held in the Republic of Guinea on 11 October 2015.