Invited by Myanmar to observe the county's November 2015 elections, The Carter Center deployed more than 50 long-term and short-term observers from 25 countries to make an impartial assessment of conditions leading up to the elections and on election day. Emerging from decades of military rule, Myanmar held peaceful and orderly elections, signaling a positive path toward democracy.
Press Release | Carter Center Congratulates Myanmar People on Election, Urges Key Democratic Reforms: http://www.cartercenter.org/news/pr/myanmar-111015.html
Learn more about the Carter Center's Democracy Program: http://www.cartercenter.org/peace/democracy/index.html
Elections observed by The Carter Center: http://www.cartercenter.org/peace/democracy/observed.html
Founded in 1982 by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter in partnership with Emory University, The Carter Center is committed to advancing human rights and alleviating unnecessary human suffering. The Center wages peace, fights disease, and builds hope worldwide.
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