Electoral Control and International Cooperation Section undertakes several
monitor the various forms of elections, whether presidential, parliamentary or
referendums in the countries that wish to do so.
a schedule of election timings expected throughout the year.
and preparation of the tasks of election observation missions in coordination
with the concerned sectors and departments of the Secretariat, in addition to
completing all logistic and technical arrangements in coordination with the
concerned authorities in the country in which the elections are held.
monitoring forms with each election entitlement in line with the electoral laws
and regulations adopted by the state.
Organizing briefing sessions for observers before the start of monitoring tasks
in sufficient time to inform them of all information related to the monitoring
mission, including the laws and regulations governing the elections and their
definition of the rights and duties of the observer.
of preliminary statements and final reports of election observation missions.
with regional and international organizations on cooperation with the Arab
League in the field of electoral affairs and proposing cooperation activities
and programs in this field.
evaluation reports for the performance of the control teams and place them on
the observers' database.
in periodic and regional meetings and conferences in the field of elections to
exchange experiences and experiences with leading organizations in this field.
Strengthening cooperation with regional and international organizations in the
field of elections (UNDP, EU, OIC and IES).
Arab League has achieved a qualitative leap in the field of elections. In
recent years, it has participated in monitoring about 75 electoral processes in
21 countries so far, whether in presidential or parliamentary elections, in
addition to referendums, including 12 Arab countries: Jordan, Tunisia, Algeria,
Djibouti Sudan, Somalia, Iraq, Comoros, Lebanon, Libya, Egypt, Mauritania and 8
non-Arab countries: Ecuador, Eritrea, Lithuania, Belarus, Chechnya, Georgia,
India, Ethiopia, Observer from the staff of the League of Arab States.
the framework of the Arab League's constant efforts to develop its methods of
work in the field of elections using advanced and modern techniques in line
with the global methods, the EEC has developed a new tool used by observers to
fill out electronic forms on tablets through an application that receives and
updates observers' In a continuous manner during the polling and counting
stages, and then turn these observations first to statistics and graphs, which contributes
to the ease and speed to identify the indicators and the preliminary results of
the electoral process, and enhance the credibility and accuracy of the report
University missions to monitor elections.
and issuance of the League of Arab States Manual in the Field of Election
to the EU Manual and other organizations.
The League of Arab States adopted on 19/8/2015 the Declaration on the
Principles of International Election Observation and the Code of Conduct for
Election Observers, in accordance with the International Organization for the
Prohibition of the Use, "The Declaration is one of the most important
legal documents adopted by many regional and international organizations
working in the field of election monitoring. The League of Arab States has
become the 50th organization of the Declaration, most notably the United
Nations, European Union, African Union.
of an organizational memory that includes a database of the tasks of election
observation missions to provide information about the university observers, as
well as to facilitate access to all information, documents, data and reports
related to the university's missions to monitor the elections and the
activities carried out by the university in this field.
Electoral Assistance and Technical Support Section undertakes the following
Electoral Secretariat has developed a phased road map aimed at building and
strengthening the capacity and performance of the staff of the Secretariat of
the League of Arab States in electoral observation missions by supporting them
in all forms of training and providing them with modern electoral monitoring
instruments and tools, Arab League in the field of surveillance.
addition to the above, the Electoral Assistance Section of the Arab League is
working on the formation and preparation of trained technical staff from the
General Secretariat to enable them to play a key role in the provision of
technical assistance, electoral support and capacity building to electoral
bodies and departments of their member states, especially those countries that
are in the process of preparing and building their electoral institutions, And
the forms of electoral assistance that can be provided to the electoral administrations
of Member States between the sending of specialists to assist in various stages
of the electoral process, in addition to the procurement of electoral
materials, On the electoral process ... etc.