MAXIMILIANO HERRERA HUMAN RIGHTS LINKS
MAXIMILIANO HERRERA HUMAN RIGHTS LINKS
|Maximiliano Herrera's Human Rights Site
The Home Page
It ranks all the independent countries in three categories: Electoral Democracy, Pseudo Democracy and Dictatorship according to their electoral system. It also includes a list of the countries without elections.
|Freedom in the World
It ranks all the independent countries according to their political freedoms and civil rights.
It also includes the website Freedom in the Territories which shows the same ranking for the related territories and non-independent regions.
It contains a list of all independent countries in the world ranked according to
their HDI (Human Development Index) or living standard.
It means incomes, political situation, health system, social situation,etc....
The site also includes a link to World Rank in the Territories which includes the same statistics of living standard in the related non-independent territories.
|A World in Trouble
This site shows the perception of the risk of a coup or a new conflict for every independent country. This perception is ranked in: HIGH, MEDIUM, LOW, VERY LOW and NONE.
This site shows the possibilities of some territories becoming independent. The statistics includes the short term chances and the long term chances of achieving independence.
It also includes another list which shows the statistics of some independent countries to be annexed into another country in the future.
|Military Power Index
The Military power index shows the influence of the military forces in the societies of the independent countries.
|Adam Carr's Election Archive It contains a huge database with the results of the past world elections||IFES provides information and links about worldwide elections.|
|Parties and Elections in Europe This site contains several electoral links.|
|Electoral Services International (former Code Incorporated) delivers election and registration supplies worldwide and provides customized materials to support secure voting worldwide.|
|Electoral Management Systems provides consulting services to support Electoral Management Bodies (EMBs) and good governance programs that enhance political processes to improve the electoral cycle.|
|Lantrade Global Supplies provides professional solutions for all aspects of the electoral process.|
|The International Observer also contains an electoral calendar and other political news.|
|Bank Holidays also includes an electoral calendar.|
|Elections En Europe includes electoral results and information in all European countries at national, regional and local levels. (in French)|
|ACE Electoral Knowledge Network provides authoritative information on elections, promotes sustained networking among reputable election professionals and offers capacity development services to electoral management institutions and electoral assistance providers.|
|Electoral Geography provides a map of elections worldwide.|
2019 ELECTORAL CALENDAR 6 January-Hong Kong (China),Rural representative elections in 6 districts 8 January-Georgia (USA),General runoff election 2nd stage 8 January-Puntland (Somalia),President 9 January-South Africa,Municipal by-election in Mpumalanga 13 January-Niger,Local elections 13 January-Hong Kong (China),Rural representative elections in 8 districts 13 January-Japan,Local elections in Reihoku,Onna,Ichinomiya,Nagaokakyo,Ma and Kamimamine 15 January-Virginia (USA),Local election in Pulasky county 16 January-South Africa,Municipal by-elections in 3 wards in Western Cape 20 January-Portugal,Municipal by-election in Talhadas 20 January-Italy,Parliamentary by-election for 1 seat in Cagliari 20 January-Hong Kong (China),Rural representative elections in Kaifong 20 January-Japan,Local elections in Kutchan,Nishishoko,Kawashima,Yokose,Urushimura,Iwate,Yachiyo,Abiko,Ako,Tarumi,Goshogawara,Shimizu,Fukutsu,Chikuzen,Kasumigaura,Komoro,Gobo and Nakayama 21 January-Mindanao (Philippines),Referendum on more autonomy 24 January-Malaysia,Indirect King election (elected by the Conference of Rulers) 24 January-Newfoundland and Labrador (Canada),Provincial by-election in Topsail-Paradise 27 January-Bolivia,Presidential primary elections 27 January-Japan,Gubernatorial election in Yamanashi and Local elections in Honmiya,Yamanashi,Kofu,Moriyama,Kitakyushu,Hebei,Mikawa,Yahiko,Karuizawa,Ikeda,Oiki,Tomiya,Chikushino,Tsunagaru,Uenohara,Nishinoshima, Showa,Shimanto,Tahara,Kameoka,Aso and Kiho 28 January-Haryana (India),State legislative assembly by-election for 1 seat in 36-Jind 28 January-Tamil Nadu (India),State legislative assembly by-election for 1 seat in 168-Thiruvarur 28 January-Rajastan (India),State legislative assembly by-election for 1 seat in Ramgarh 30 January-South Africa,Municipal by-election in the Free State ward #47 30 January-British Columbia (Canada),Provincial by-election in Nanaimo 3 February-El Salvador,President 3 February-Japan,Prefectural assembly and local elections in Aichi,Local elections in Naka,Anjo,Komaki,Maizuru,Ono,Nagi,Ikawa,Ikusaka,Taru,Kashima,Kadena,Mayono,Tadotsu,Owariasahi,Rikuzentakata,Shibukawa,Suzaka,Mizunami,Yaizu, Shimonoseki,Nijima,Hidaka,Eleji,Kajima and Kokonoe 5 February-Virginia (USA),City election in Lovettsville 5 February-Bermuda (UK),Municipal by-election in St. George's 9 February-South Australia (Australia),State assembly by-elections in Enfield and Cheltenham 10 February-Abruzzo (Italy),Regional elections 10 February-Japan,Local elections in Itako,Mihama,Bungotakada,Kara,Tomigusiku and Mihama 12 February-Oklahoma (USA),Municipal primary elections 12 February-Nebraska (USA),Mayoral recall election in York 13 February-Manitoba (Canada),Municipal by-election in St Pierre-Jolys 16 February-Nigeria,President,Parliament and Senate elections 17 February-Japan,Local elections in Atsugi,Yosikawa,Tosu,Miyota and Fukui 19 February-Wisconsin (USA),Judicial and Municipal primary elections 24 February-Senegal,President 24 February-Moldova,Parliament 24 February-Cuba,Referendum on the new Constitution 24 February-Portugal,Municipal by-elections in U.F.Travassô and Óis da Ribeira 24 February-Japan,Local elections in Kunisato 24 February-Sardinia (Italy),Regional elections 25 February-Canada,Parliamentary by-elections in the constituencies of Outremont,York-Simcoe and Burnaby South 26 February-New York (USA),Municipal primary elections 26 February-Chicago (Illinois,USA),Mayoral election 1st round 26 February-Los Angeles (California,USA),Local Referendum on authorizing the San Marino Unified School District to renew for six years a parcel tax March-Tuvalu,Parliament March-Tristan da Cunha (Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha,UK),Island council election 2 March-Nigeria,Gubernatorial and State assembly elections 2 March-British Columbia (Canada),Local by-election in Hornby Island 3 March-Estonia,Parliament 3 March-Nicaragua,Regional election in the Costa Atlantica Region 5 March-Micronesia,Parliament 5 March-Chuuk (Micronesia),State election and Referendum on the independence 5 March-Kosrae (Micronesia),State election 5 March-Tampa (Florida),Mayoral and city council elections 5 March-California (USA),Local council elections 5 March-St. Louis (Missouri),Mayoral primary election 10 March-Guinea Bissau,Parliamentary and local elections 10 March-North Korea,Parliament 10 March-Salzburg (Austria),Municipal elections 11 March-North Dakota (USA),Mayoral recall election in Arnegard 12 March-Phoenix (Arizona,USA),Mayoral runoff election and 1st round of municipal by-elections in the council districts #5 and #8 15 March-Slovakia,President 1st round 19 March-Guyana,Parliament 19 March-Jacksonville (Florida,USA),Mayoral election 20 March-Netherlands,Provincial elections and Island Council elections 23 March-New South Wales (Australia),State elections 24 March-Comoros,President 1st round 24 March-Thailand,Parliament 24 March-Burkina Faso,Referendum on adopting a semipresidential system 24 March-Ecuador,Municipal elections 24 March-Basilicata (Italy),Regional elections 27 March-Somaliland,Parliamentary,Senate and municipal elections 29 March-Slovakia,President 2nd round 30 March-British Columbia (Canada),Local by-election in Cariboo Regional council 31 March-Ukraine,President 31 March-Turkey,Local elections April-Guinea Bissau,President April-Malta,President (by the Parliament) April-India,State legislative elections in the States of Odisha,Jammu and Kashmir,Arunachal Pradesh,Sikkim and Andhra Pradesh 1 April-San Marino,Elections of two Capitani Reggenti (Chiefs of State) 2 April-Chicago (Illinois,USA),Mayoral election 2nd round 2 April-Illinois (USA),School board election in the #46 district 2 April-Colorado Springs (Colorado,USA),Mayoral election 2 April-Missouri (USA),Municipal primary elections in Kansas City and municipal election in St. Louis 2 April-Oklahoma (USA),Municipal elections 2 April-Wisconsin (USA),Judicial and Municipal elections 2 April-Alaska (USA),Mayoral and school district elections in Anchorage 2 April-Nevada (USA),Mayoral primary elections in Las Vegas,North Las Vegas and Henderson 3 April-Solomon Islands,Parliament 6 April-Maldives,Parliament 6 April-Taiwan,Referendum on the independence 7 April-Andorra,Parliament 7 April-Japan,Local elections 1st round and Gubernatorial elections in Hokkaido,Kanagawa,Fukui,Fukuoka,Nara,Tottori,Shimane,Tokushima,Mie and Oitma 8 April-India,Parliament 9 April-Israel,Parliament 9 April-Nebraska (USA),Municipal and School board primary elections in Lincoln 9 April-California (USA),Local council elections in Vernon 10 April-Belize,Referendum on submitting territorial, insular and maritime dispute with Guatemala to the International Court of Justice 14 April-Finland,Parliament 16 April-Newark (New Jersey,USA),School board elections 16 April-California (USA),Municipal primary election in Compton City 17 April-Indonesia,President and Parliament 18 April-Algeria,President 21 April-Macedonia,President 1st round 21 April-Comoros,Presidential runoff election 21 April-Japan,Parliamentary by-elections for 2 seats in Okinawa #3 and Osaka #12 and Local runoff elections 23 April-Tampa (Florida),Mayoral election 28 April-Benin,Parliament May-South Africa,President (by the Parliament) May-Chad,Parliamentary and regional elections May-Micronesia,President (by the Parliament) May-Alberta (Canada),Provincial elections May-Bermuda (UK),Municipal elections 1 May-Nashville (Tennessee,USA),Mayoral primary elections 2 May-United Kingdom,Local elections 4 May-Texas (USA),Municipal elections 5 May-Macedonia,President 2nd round 5 May-Panama,Presidential,Parliamentary and municipal elections 7 May-Indianapolis (Indiana,USA),Mayoral primary elections 7 May-Denver (Colorado,USA),Mayoral election 1st round 7 May-Nebraska (USA),Municipal and School Board elections in Lincoln 7 May-Buffalo (New York,USA),School Board elections 7 May-Ohio (USA),Mayoral primary elections in Franklin,Hamilton and Columbus 8 May-South Africa,Parliamentary and provincial elections 12 May-Lithuania,President 13 May-Philippines,Parliamentary,Senate and local elections 14 May-Los Angeles (California,USA),City runoff elections and School Board elections 14 May-California (USA),Mayoral runoff election in Redondo Beach and Mayoral recall election in Montebello 14 May-Jacksonville (Florida,USA),Mayoral election 15 May-Idaho (USA),Scool Board primary election in West Ada 18 May-Australia,Half of the Senate election 19 May-Switzerland,Referendum on the Federal Act on Tax Reform and AHV Financing 21 May-Malawi,President and Parliament 21 May-Kentucky (USA),Gubernatorial and municipal primary elections 21 May-Arizona (USA),Municipal elections 21 May-Phoenix (Arizona,USA),Municipal runoff by-elections in the council districts #5 and #8 21 May-Oregon (USA),Municipal elections 21 May-New York (USA),School Board elections in Lukawanna 21 May-Pennsylvania (USA),Municipal primary elections in Philadelphia,Allegheny and Pittsburgh 21 May-Idaho (USA),Judicial elections 1st round 21 May-Pennsylvania (USA),Judicial primary elections 23-26 May-European Union,Parliament 24 May-Ireland,Local elections and Referendums on divorce,on reducing the voting age and on extending voting rights 25 May-Malta,Local council elections 26 May-Belgium,Parliamentary and regional elections 26 May-Germany,Local council elections in the States of Bremen,Baden Wuttenberg,Brandenburg,Hamburg,Meckelnburg-Vorpommern, Rheinland-Pfalz,Saarland,Saxony,Saxony-Anhalt and Turingia 26 May-Bremen (Germany),State elections 26 May-Spain,Regional elections 26 May-Greece,Local elections 26 May-Italy,Local elections 1st round and Regional elections in Emilia Romagna,Calabria and Piadmont 27 May-Netherlands,Senate 27 May-Madagascar,Parliament June-UNITED NATION,Security Council election June-Denmark,Parliament June-Mauritania,President June-Mali,Parliament June-Latvia,President (by the Parliament) June-Moldova,Local elections June-Tonga,Local elections 2 June-Mexico,Municipal elections in the States of Aguacalientes,Durango and Baja California,Gubernatorial election in Baja California and local deputees elections in Baja California,Quintana Roo and Tamaulipas 4 June-California (USA),Mayoral runoff elections in Fresno and Compton City,Mayoral elections in Riverside and Industry City and 1st round of the local council elections in Los Angeles #12 4 June-Denver (Colorado,USA),Mayoral election 2nd round 4 June-New Jersey (USA),Primary municipal elections in Essex and Hudson 8 June-Texas (USA),Municipal elections in San Antonio and mayoral runoff elections in Dallas,Fort Worth,Arlington and Plano 9 June-Italy,Municipal runoff elections 11 June-Virginia (USA),State House,State Senate and Municipal primary elections 11 June-Nevada (USA),Mayoral elections in Las Vegas,Henderson and North Las Vegas 15 June-Bougainville (Papua New Guinea),Referendum on the independence 16 June-Guatemala,Presidential 1st round,Parliamentary and municipal elections 25 June-Kansas City (Missouri,USA),Mayoral election 28 June-Japan,Gubernatorial election in Aomori 30 June-Uruguay,Presidential primary elections 30 June-Albania,Local elections July-Australia,Parliament July-Nauru,Parliament July-Nauru,President (by the Parliament) July-Japan,Election of the half of the Senate 20 July-Afghanistan,President 27 July-Japan,Gubernatorial election in Gunma August-Abkhazia (Georgia),President 1 August-Nashville (Tennessee,USA),Mayoral election 6 August-Mississippi (USA),Gubernatorial,State House,State Senate and municipal primary elections 1st round 6 August-Washington State (USA),Municipal primary election in King 13 August-California (USA),Local council runoff election in Los Angeles #12 18 August-Guatemala,Presidential runoff election 25 August-Argentina,Presidential and Parliamentary primary elections 27 August-Mississippi (USA),Gubernatorial,State House,State Senate and municipal primary elections 2nd round 27 August-Knoxville (Tennessee,USA),Mayoral primary election 27 August-Tucson (Arizona,USA),Mayoral primary election 30 August-Japan,Gubernatorial election in Saitama September-Montserrat (UK),Parliament September-Faroe Islands (Denmark),Parliamentary election and Referendum on self-determination September-Kazakhstan,Local elections September-Ascension Island (Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha,UK),Island council elections September-Vorarlberg (Austria),State elections 1 September-Germany,State elections in Saxony and Brandenburg 8 September-Russia,Parliamentary by-elections in Novgorod #134 and in Khabarovsk #70,Gubernatorial elections in 16 regions,Indirect Gubernatorial elections in Crimea and Kabardino Balkaria (by the local parliaments),Local parliamentary elections in 13 regions,municipal elections in 21 regions and indirect municipal elections in Chelyabinsk 9 September-Norway,Local elections 10 September-Japan,Gubernatorial election in Iwate 10 September-North Carolina (USA),Mayoral primary election in Charlotte 1st round 11 September-New York (USA),Mayoral primary election in Buffalo 17 September-New Hampshire (USA),Municipal primary election in Manchester 19 September-Arlington (Tennessee,USA),Mayoral election 22 September-Madeira (Portugal),Legislative assembly election October-Poland,Parliament October-Bolivia,President and Parliament October-Cameroon,Parliamentary and local elections October-United Arab Emirates,Parliament October-Oman,Parliament October-Botswana,President and Parliament October-Hungary,Municipal elections October-Ukraine,Municipal elections October-Aland (Finland),Parliamentary and municipal elections October-Northwest Territories (Canada),Territorial elections October-Prince Edward Island (Canada),Provincial election October-Newfoundland and Labrador (Canada),Provincial election October-India,State legislative elections in the States of Haryana and Maharashtra 1 October-San Marino,Elections of two Capitani Reggenti (Chiefs of State) 3 October-Memphis (Tennessee,USA),Mayoral election 6 October-Portugal,Parliamentary and municipal elections 8 October-North Carolina (USA),Mayoral election in Raleigh,Mayoral primary election in Durham and Mayoral primary runoff election in Charlotte 12 October-Louisiana (USA),Gubernatorial,State House,State Senate and municipal primary elections 12 October-New Zealand,Local elections 13 October-Greece,Parliament 15 October-Mozambique,President and Parliament 20 October-Switzerland,Parliament 20 October-Christmas Island (Australia),Parliament 20 October-Cocos Islands (Australia),Island council election 21 October-Canada,Parliament 21 October-Nunavut (Canada),Municipal election 27 October-Argentina,President,Vice President,Parliament,Senate,Gubernatorial and local deputees elections 27 October-Uruguay,President 1st round and Parliament 27 October-Ukraine,Parliament 27 October-Haiti,Parliament 27 October-Thuringia (Germany),State elections 27 October-Colombia,Gubernatorial and municipal elections November-Marshall Islands,Parliament November-Namibia,President and Parliament November-Tunisia,President and Parliament November-Gibraltar (UK),Parliament November-Pohnpei (Micronesia),Gubernatorial election November-Hong Kong (China),District council elections November-Mali,Regional and municipal elections November-India,State legislative elections in the State of Jharkhand 1 November-Pennsylvania (USA),Municipal election in Berks County Magisterial District 3 November-Romania,President 5 November-United States,Gubernatorial elections in Kentucky and Mississippi,State House elections in Mississippi,Virginia and New Jersey, State Senate elections in Mississippi and Virginia,Judicial elections in Pennsylvania,Judicial runoff elections in Idaho, widespread mayoral elections including Columbus,Charlotte,Houston,Philadelphia,Indianapolis,Knoxville and San Francisco, municipal runoff election in Raleigh and city council elections in Miami #1,#2 and #4 and Orlando 7 November-Falkland Islands (UK),Referendum on the electoral system 16 November-Louisiana (USA),Gubernatorial,State House,State Senate and municipal elections 19 November-Florida (USA),City council runoff election in Miami #1,#2 and #4 and City elections in Hialeah 26 November-Japan,Gubernatorial election in Osaka 30 November-Uruguay,Presidential runoff election December-Croatia,President December-Uzbekistan,Parliament December-Dominica,Parliament December-Kiribati,Parliament December-Mauritius,President and Parliament December-Pitcairn Island (UK),Deputy Mayor and Island Council elections December-Switzerland,President (by the Parliament) December-Andorra,Municipal elections 1 December-Senegal,Municipal elections 3 Decemer-Florida (USA),City council runoff elections in Orlando 6 December-Japan,Gubernatorial election in Kochi 14 December-Texas (USA),Municipal runoff election in Harris 27 December-Azerbaijan,Municipal elections 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