NORDEM provides Norwegian observers to international election observation missions all over the world. NORDEM deploys about 60 - 100 election observers and experts per year, to approximately 20 missions.
Photo: NORDEM/Wiik. Liberia 2011
Election observers are recruited through a competitive and thorough screening process.
NORDEM’s election observers are trained in election observation methodology and international standards for democratic elections.
NORDEM’s two decades of experience from international election observation is regarded as a resource and NORDEM is a natural host for election management bodies that want a tailored study program to the Norwegian electoral system.
The NORDEM Election Forum brings together NORDEM elections observer, professionals and international experts to discuss recent topics and update themselves on new methodology.
NORDEM sends observers to the EU, ODIHR, Carter Center and other regional organizations.
Read more about guidelines, handbooks and available resources in the field of elections and election observation.
NORDEM occasionally publishes special reports on elections