European Union’s Compendium of International Standards for Elections

About this Standards & Guidance

Sources of guidance

  • Inter-Government

Guidance Type

  • Detailed guidance

Date Added

  • 15th October 2013

The Compendium of International Standards for Elections was published by the European Commission in 2007 with the purpose to assist EU Election Observation Missions and other interested stakeholders in assessing the conduct of elections in line with international standards and ensure coherence among EU Election Observation Missions. The Compendium contains a practical guide to facilitate such assessment.