2nd Pre-Election Interim Report - 2017 Local Elections in Georgia
Since July 24, the International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED) through its 70 long-term observers (LTOs) has been conducting a long-term pre-election observation of the October 21, 2017 regular elections of municipal representative bodies - Sakrebulos and Mayors of local self-governing cities/self-governing communities. The monitoring is carried out with the support of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the National Endowment for Democracy (NED).
The second interim report of the pre-election monitoring covers the period of September 5-25, 2017. During the reporting period election campaigning became noticeably active. ISFED observers monitored 252 public meetings held by electoral subjects.