NORDEM - Norwegian Resource Bank for Democracy and Human Rights

NORDEM Election Observers to Russia

NORDEM have sent three long-term observers and will be sending four short-term observers to the 2016 legislative elections.

Following an official invitation from the Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the OSCE, the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EOM) for the September 18th State Duma elections.

Long Term Assignments

NORDEM contributes personnel to help foster good governance, democratic institutions and rule of law, with the OSCE, the UN and the EU as our major partners

Election Observation

NORDEM trains and provides Norwegian election observers to the OSCE, the EU, the Carter Center and other international election observation missions around the world.


NORDEM regularly publishes reports and papers on selected topics.

Training and Capacity Building

NORDEM provides training for roster members and others.

NORDEM Roster and Recruitment

Frequently Asked Questions about the Roster

NORDEM manages a roster of about 300 persons with relevant expertise and personal skills. NORDEM recruits highly qualified personnel through the roster and through open vacancy announcements.


Sep 19, 2016 09:00 AM - Sep 21, 2016 06:00 PM , Tyrifjord Hotel Add to calendar


NORDEM is a civilian capacity provider specialised in human rights and democratisation. NORDEM’s main objective is to enhance the capacity of international organisations working in these fields.

NORDEM recruits, trains and deploys qualified personnel and is fully funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.



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