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2017 Election Observation Mission Reports

In its Statement on Liberia’s Electoral Process released on November 15, the U.S. Embassy in Monrovia noted that it “has confidence in the integrity of the October elections.  No accredited Liberian, regional, or international observation group suggested that the cumulative anomalies observed reflect systemic issues sufficient to undermine the fundamental integrity of the electoral process…”

Below, please find links to Liberian, regional and international observation missions’ findings:

First Round

African Union  – October 11
The Carter Center  – October 12
Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) – October 11
Elections Coordinating Committee [website’s down] – October 12
Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa  (EISA) – October 12
The European Union  – October 12
Liberia Elections Observation Network (LEON) – October 12
National Democratic Institute  – October 12


African Union – December 27
The Carter Center – December 28
Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) – December 27
Election Coordinating Committee – December 28
Election Situation Room (LEEWARG and WANEP-Liberia) Statements — December 25 — December 26 — December 27
The European Union – December 28
Liberia Elections Observation Network – December 28
National Democratic Institute  – December 28