02 Apr Elections under the magnifying glass 2022 – Civil society for fair elections

Belgrade, April 2, 2022

Elections under the magnifying glass 2022 – Civil society for fair elections

 

Civil society organizations gathered around the Three Freedoms platform have been monitoring and informing the public about all cases of violations of basic human rights since the day of the formal announcement of the elections, ending on March 31 and the beginning of the election silence, in order to get a realistic picture of the election process and rule of law in the pre-election period. In addition to irregularities in the election process and pressure on votersall violations of the three basic freedoms necessary for the functioning of civil society – freedom of expression, freedom of association, and freedom of assembly – were recorded and reported. As of March 31, 2022, there have been 84 individual cases of violations of freedom of expression, assembly and association since the beginning of the election campaign on February 15, 2022. The publication in front of you is a comprehensive monitoring of various aspects of the election campaign by civil society organizations and depicts the real situation in which the Republic of Serbia welcomes the parliamentary, local and presidential elections on April 3, 2022.

 

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