Lithuania 2020: Enhancing political participation through establishing a diaspora constituency

By Robert Goia and Tommaso Bratto Sunday, 11 October, the first round of the general elections were held in Lithuania to elect 71 of the 141 representatives of the “Seimas”, the Lithuanian Parliament. The second round is due to take place on 25 October. Lithuanians abroad stormed the polls in…

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‘Voters Without Borders’ claim first major victory!

By Anna Comacchio and Juliette Gille-Vignale “Next year, we will propose clearer rules on the financing of the European political parties and take action to ensure greater transparency in paid political advertising, improve the electoral rights of mobile Europeans and take action to protect journalists and civil society against strategic…

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Voters Without Borders say: “Voting rights: Vienna waits for you!”

by Sinéad O'Keeffe “In Austria, you have to be an Austrian Citizen to vote at the provincial elections, because the capital, Vienna, is both a city and a province I cannot vote here at all. In addition, Denmark does not allow citizens who are not living in Denmark to vote…

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[Call for testimonies]: Missing mobile voters in Romanian local elections
Polling station in Minster-in-Thanet, Kent, England at the United Kingdom general election on May 7, 2015.

[Call for testimonies]: Missing mobile voters in Romanian local elections

Article by Sinead O'Keeffe and Robert Stefan GoiaDear Voters Without Borders supporters,We, as The Voters Without Borders team, have issued a complaint on 1 October to Didier Reynder, the Commissioner of Justice of the European Union, regarding issues due to the Covid-19 pandemic that EU mobile citizens are facing when…

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Switzerland referendum: Voters keep free movement with EU

Article by Aure Isouard, Nusa Vidensek, and Robert Stefan Goia On 27 September 62% of Swiss voters decided in favour of keeping freedom of movement between their country and the EU. This is a welcome result particularly in a period of restrictions on European freedoms for 450,000 Swiss citizens living…

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Gli invisibili: ripensare i processi politici in un mondo di mobilità

La vittoria del SÌ al referendum costituzionale del 20-21 settembre ha ridotto il numero di parlamentari eletti nella circoscrizione estero. Le conseguenze del taglio ci impongono di ripensare il processo democratico tanto per chi vive in Italia quanto all’estero. Article by Beniamino BrunatiTra minacce di una nuova ondata pandemica, promesse…

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